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40 weeks pregnant: signs of labor to watch for

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The following signs can indicate that labor is near:

- Your baby "drops". This is also know as lightening, it means that baby has settled down into the pelvis to get ready for labor.

- Nesting- Many moms have the urge to clean their house or organize all of the baby's stuff.

- An increase in Braxton Hicks contraction can be a sign that early labor is coming soon. Braxton Hicks contractions will be irregular. They will be uncomfortable and mainly felt in the belly.

- You lose your mucous plug or have bloody show.

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