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The big “birth” day is almost here! You may be feeling excited, nervous and scared all at the same time. Now, wouldn’t it be nice if you knew exactly when this big day would come? While no one can predict with any certainty when your baby will be born, some signs may indicate that labor is on the way. That said, it’s different for every woman. Some women experience many of the signs below, while others may not experience anything. Edward Lee, MD, Obstetrics and Gynecology at NorthShore, outlines some of the key signs of labor:
It’s important to note that this is not a complete list of signs of labor. It is also important to note that there is no “tried and tested” way to naturally bring on labor: Baby will come whenever he or she is ready. Use Caution: Prior to administering any home remedies or alternative methods to expedite labor, you should always first confer with your physician.If at any point during your pregnancy you have questions about any of these above signs, do not hesitate to reach out to your physician.What signs did you have of labor? Did they vary from pregnancy to pregnancy?