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Reviews Of Pregnancy Contractions Timers

 December 15, 2017  /  Comments Off on Reviews Of Pregnancy Contractions Timers

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With the discovery of the smart phone pregnancy contractions timing has indeed become popular. When you time a contraction with a clock or a watch, it is not that a difficult thing to do. The apps tend to undertake the mathematical calculation on your behalf and you would need to keep a log of the contractions.

It could be a handy indicator for the would be dads. Towards the end of pregnancy women tend to experience pains and this could mean loosening or tightening of the uterine muscle before the baby is about to be born. It is a precise indicator when labor is about to occur and birth is going to take place.

Reviews Of Pregnancy Contractions Timers

Understand when the correct time to begin timing is

You would need to figure out what a contraction feels like in the first place. It is observed that they begin at the back and make their way in the form of a wave like movement towards the abdomen. The feeling would feel like constipation or abdominal cramps. When each contraction occurs, the pain is mild to start off, and then reaches to its peak, which then subsides.

  • During the course of contractions, the abdomen tends to be rigid
  • It tends to be different for each and every woman, though it starts from the lower back
  • Towards the starting phase the contractions work out to be around 60 to 90 seconds, and then it leads to 15 to 20 minutes. An increase in frequency with decrease in duration is witnessed as you proceed towards the end of pregnancy.

You can start timing when a few in a line is expected

It is pretty common to encounter a contraction in the present moment and in the months leading up to the stage of labor. The body is preparing for a main event and there is no need for any form of alarm. When you are fast approaching your labor, and the contractions are going to follow a routine pattern then it is easy to figure out whether labor is approaching or not.

Deciding what all tools you would need to use

You can use a stopwatch or an online timer to work out the durations or the frequency of the contractions. Keep a paper and pencil with you so that you can time them and understand the patterns. In this regard it is suggested that you rely on a precise timer and not any form of digital clock without seconds. You would need to count them to the second and if you can prepare a chart and note it down it would be great. You can develop a column known as contractions.

But before all this you would have to find out whether you are pregnant. How do you do this? In this regard a pregnancy test tool kit would be of immense help. Most of the tests could be conducted at your home. It is easy to use and the instructions are clearly mentioned on how to use them as well.

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  • Published: 4 months ago on December 15, 2017
  • Last Modified: December 18, 2017 @ 4:49 am
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