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Fetal movement at 39 weeks? Mommyof2B 2 kids; Torrance, California 2855 posts
21st Jul '14

Did it decreased a lot? When I hit my 39 weeks my baby's movement had die down so much it almost had me worry. If he does move or punch it's faint. He's pretty quiet this past 3 days. My next appointment is not till Friday.

TeenTubby 2 kids; 1 angel baby; New Jersey 811 posts
21st Jul '14

Have you been doing your kick counts?

Mommyof2B 2 kids; Torrance, California 2855 posts
21st Jul '14

Quoting TeenTubby:
Have you been doing your kick counts?


No I don't because it usually doesn't work.

TeenTubby 2 kids; 1 angel baby; New Jersey 811 posts
21st Jul '14

Quoting Ethan's Mommy 2011:

No I don't because it usually doesn't work.



Doesn't work? 10 kicks within an hour? How does that not work???

Mommyof2B 2 kids; Torrance, California 2855 posts
21st Jul '14

Quoting TeenTubby:


Doesn't work? 10 kicks within an hour? How does that not work???


When I used to do them he only have like 5 counts in an hour and was always active. I never been over my 39 weeks before so I don't know how much of a decreased movement they would have. 

Amber n dave Due August 28; 3 kids; Wisconsin 2690 posts
21st Jul '14

Quoting Ethan's Mommy 2011:

When I used to do them he only have like 5 counts in an hour and was always active. I never been over my 39 weeks before so I don't know how much of a decreased movement they would have. 


my ob said that your baby should always make at least 10 movements in two hours during their active time. if not, then to get checked.

TeenTubby 2 kids; 1 angel baby; New Jersey 811 posts
21st Jul '14

Quoting Ethan's Mommy 2011:

When I used to do them he only have like 5 counts in an hour and was always active. I never been over my 39 weeks before so I don't know how much of a decreased movement they would have. 


                            Please just go to the ER.

Mommyof2B 2 kids; Torrance, California 2855 posts
21st Jul '14

Quoting TeenTubby:

                            Please just go to the ER.


Can I bring my 3 year old in with me? I have no one to watch him and want to get there soon.

RainbowSprinkles 2 kids; United States 2093 posts
21st Jul '14

I'm 39 weeks and some change and Gabby has not stopped moving. She isn't moving in the same way as she was a couple weeks ago, more wiggles now but she is still moving.

Mommyof2B 2 kids; Torrance, California 2855 posts
21st Jul '14

Quoting RainbowSprinkles:
I'm 39 weeks and some change and Gabby has not stopped moving. She isn't moving in the same way as she was a couple weeks ago, more wiggles now but she is still moving.


Mine move so less it's crazy and driving me insane.

RainbowSprinkles 2 kids; United States 2093 posts
21st Jul '14

Quoting Ethan's Mommy 2011:

Mine move so less it's crazy and driving me insane.



:/ I bet! I would feel the same way. It definitely won't hurt to go get checked. I hope all goes well for you :)

Amber n dave Due August 28; 3 kids; Wisconsin 2690 posts
21st Jul '14

why wouldnt you be able to bring your daughter? im sure they wont deny treatment becauase shes with you. you may want to get a hold of someone to come help watch her once youre there in case theres an issue 

Mommyof2B 2 kids; Torrance, California 2855 posts
21st Jul '14

Quoting RainbowSprinkles:


:/ I bet! I would feel the same way. It definitely won't hurt to go get checked. I hope all goes well for you :)


Thank you 

TeenTubby 2 kids; 1 angel baby; New Jersey 811 posts
21st Jul '14

Quoting Ethan's Mommy 2011:

Can I bring my 3 year old in with me? I have no one to watch him and want to get there soon.



Yes you can bring him.

Sonshine United States 9 posts
21st Jul '14

You need to be checked asap and yes take your three year old along. They will watch him or her. Why dont you have anyone who could help you or go along? I hope you have a good support network and they are all just pre-occupied at the moment. Good luck to you!