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I had another antenatal appointment last night and my midwife suggested I’d probably go over the 40 week mark – possibly even go 41 weeks due to the fact this is my first baby. Just curious how far along other mummies were when their first baby entered the world? Thanks.


Posted by Mrsjharding, 25th September 2014


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  • My daughter was born at 40+3. Was a really long labour too.


  • My first was 10 weeks early and delivered by emergency c-section.


  • 4 days over for me. I was induced because my waters broke 2 days past my due date but I didn’t go into labour on my own.


  • I went 10 days over with my first baby, i was induced. He was 8 pound 14 ounces :)


  • First baby was induced 2 weeks before due date because of high blood pressure. Second baby came 4 days after due date…..


  • 41 weeks! How did you manage? My first was one day before the expected due date. My friend’s first was 3 weeks early… they’re all different. The obs did tell me I’d have a baby in a week… 2 weeks later I was still waiting…so they can get it wrong


  • My first was 1 week early (2nd 1 week late, 3rd 3 weeks early)


  • My daughter arrived 40 weeks + 4 days.


  • my first I was given two due dates, one week apart. My daughter arrived on the second due date. so I guess she was born on her due date lol…
    my second was born 41 weeks induced.


  • got induced by choice 4 days after


  • Hate when midwives and doctors do that! No one can say for sure. I was 16 and I went into labor at 38 weeks! After the dr told me I’d likely go over.


  • My first baby was born 41 weeks but had to get injuced 2nd was born 39 weeks and 3rd baby had to come 1 week and 3 days early due to stress( high blood pressure and protein in urine) all 3 babies Wer and are as healthy as anything and am thankful


  • 38 weeks 5days via induction then emergency csection. My sister was 41 and 5 days via induction and emergency csection . My SIL 40 weeks to her exact due date assisted birth.


  • My first was born on his due date, second was 4 weeks early and my twins were born @ 37 weeks as I was induced


  • Both my baby’s were two weeks over so about 42 weeks


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