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    Default Lots of movement at 40 weeks

    Hi all, I'm very curious as to how much should my baby be moving when my due date's tomorrow? I've been told that usually at the end it gets to the stage where you count bub's movements because there's just not enough room, well my baby girl just won't stop! Especially today, she has probably kicked every spot within kicking range. At my last doc appointment (39+1), I was only partially engaged, would that have anything to do with it?
    If there are any other mums out there who had a baby they could feel moving constantly up until labour can reassure me this doesn't mean she's not ready to come yet, I'd be very grateful!!

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    I had a c-section at almost 39 weeks and I found that my bubs movement did not decrease in this late stage of pregnancy. He was still kicking me like crazy!

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    I'm 39 weeks and haven't noticed a decrease either. I joke my baby is hyper

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    Don't worry too much, some babies kick and punch away even during labour

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    My DD kicked the whole way through labour

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    Thanks! I don't mind, I still love every movement so it doesn't bother me at all, I can rule that out as a sign I'm not ready yet

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    My DD kicked and moved up until the morning she was born (she was 11 days late and i was induced). The movements didnt decrease at all


 

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