You have reached the delivery time. The contractions could begin at any moment. You may have some pain in your pelvic area, increased backaches and heaviness. Take your mind off these discomforts by relaxing yourself, praying to God. Due to the lower position of baby, it will be easier for you to breathe.
- Changes in the fetal activity, more squirming, rolling and less kicking
- More frequent urination
- More frequent and intense, painful contractions.
- Feeling irritable, overly sensitive
The baby is settling into a favorable position with its head down against the birth canal, its legs tucked up to its chest and knees against its nose. The babys head is soft and flexible to easen the process of delivery through the birth canal.