Skip to content
My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up

Announcements

Almost there! Welcome to your third trimester and your community!

Useful Things:

  • See what's happening with your baby and your body — right now.
  • Get trusted WebMD information and track your baby's milestones with the WebMD Baby app for iPhone and Android.
38 weeks
avatar
codysmom6 posted:
Im currently 38 weeks pregnant and dilated 3cm. Dr says only waiting on waters to break what could help Im having contractions but still wont admit me. Im scheduled for csection. Plz help
Reply
 
avatar
mizzcoreta responded:
Well you could just be waiting then. I think its something like only 15% of women's water actually break on its own. You can always try the home remedies; fresh pineapple, sex, primrose oil, spicy food, etc. but I'm not sure if those are supposed to specifically help the water break. Good Luck!


Spotlight: Member Stories

My pic is of Eli at 30 wks and 1 dy Too Sweet! My story is weird long and complicated I am a happy single mom and finallay after 32 years know where I...More

Helpful Tips

36 weeks
Hi, since the secon trimester I have had a lot of pain in the pelvic region and between my legs. Today I lost my mucous plug and have been ... More
Was this Helpful?
6 of 12 found this helpful

Related News

There was an error with this newsfeed

Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.