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Can your water break without losing your mucus plug first?

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Yes, I did with my first baby. I was waiting and waiting for that mucas plug to fall out until one night my water broke. Came as a big surprise but I preferred it that way. No thinking oh it is almost time, IT WAS TIME!!
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Can you do anything to help lose your mucus plug?

  Answer   Why would you want to? It helps keep bacteria from entering your uterus. It does not determine when you will go into labor. Some women loose theirs ear

Do you always lose your mucus plug before your water breaks?

  Answer   I have had two children, and never noticed the plug. So, you may notice when you lose it, or not.

What does it mean to lose the mucus plug?

  When you are pregnant you have a mucus plug that is there to stop bacteria entering your uterus and harming the baby. As you approach your due date and your cervix thins

Can you swim after losing your mucus plug?

After checking with an OB, it is safe to swim in a swimming pool after your mucus plug has come away. Once your waters break, under no circumstances should you sit/swim in an

How can you lose mucus plug?

if your looking to lose your mucus plug to start labour, this may not happen as you can lose your mucus plug as little as 26 weeks and not go into labour. i would highly not a

Can you lose your mucus plug in early pregnancy?

Depends what you mean by "early pregnancy" since it doesn't start to shape until after the first trimester. Yes you can lose it in early pregnancy, or parts of it, and see you