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Question: what is braxton hicks r contractions??
Answer: During the second and third trimesters of pregnancy, you may have episodes when your belly tightens and becomes firm to the touch, then relaxes. These are episodes of tightening (contraction) of the uterine muscles called Braxton Hicks contractions. These normal contractions may be mild, or they may be strong enough to make you stop what you are doing. Braxton Hicks contractions, usually go away during exercise or activity. True labor pains continue or increase with activity.
Question: What is Braxton Hicks contractions???
Answer: It can be defined as tightening in the abdomen that comes and goes. These contractions do not get closer together, do not increase with walking, do not increase in duration, and do not feel . stronger over time as they do when you are in true labor. They are decreased with change in position, walking, resting, drinking plenty of water.
Question: Im 31 weeks pregnant. How to identify Braxton Hicks contractions?
Answer: Braxton Hicks are on and off pain it can occurs for few mins in a day it also differs in every women the intensity doesn't change, feel like a tightening across the front of the uterus, they go off with change in activity too. However you have to consult doctor to confirm on this.