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I have been told that my babys head is engaged im 34 weeks what does this mean?

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That means the baby's head is in the birth canal and probably getting ready to drop. There is nothing to worry about. If anything I is a good thing because when you go into labor it won't be so hard and long to push the baby out. Good luck with your new baby and congrats.

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