Category: contractions

Contraction Surgery

A shortened form of a word or group of words, with the omitted letters often replaced in written English by an apostrophe, as e’er for ever, isn’t for is not, dep’t for department. I listen to it. When I start contracting I sit or lay down until the contractions stop. These contractions honestly feel like labor pains but I treat them as normal contractions, per my doctor. As your pregnancy progresses, these contractions may become more intense, and even painful at times (McCormick 2009:466).contractionscontractions

I had my midwife check me that Monday who told me I was in labor” since I was at a 5. My labor didn’t leave the prodromal” stage until I hit a 6 and my midwife decided to break my water to get my contractions consistent. Your practitioner has likely told you when to call if you think you’re in labor (when contractions are five to …

19/03/2018 0

Posessives Versus Contractions

From the types of contractions you may experience during pregnancy to when to call your practitioner, here’s the 101 on the all-important spasms that bring your baby to your arms. And even if the stakes feel a little one-sided, Bartlett illustrates how denuded of compassion the term care” has become when preceded by the dread words duty of”. Contractions with a, da, di, in, and su are mandatory, but those with con and per are optional.

Tomorrow each one of my little darlings will get a chance to pop their balloon and read the words inside! I wouldn’t like to see two nights during a birth with good strong contractions. Understanding what an amazing job your body is doing while you’re having contractions may also help.

During my own study of this phenomenon I found that of 8 women whose births started with the water breaking at full moon, 5 …

07/01/2018 0

3 Considerations When Buying Construction Equipment

Maybe you’re supervising a construction site for the first time. Maybe you’ve just been shooed to the hardware store with a bundle of cash and a shopping list. Whatever your reasons for looking for construction equipment, here are just a few tips to make sure that you find, select and purchase the right products.

1. Determine Your Project Requirements

Construction equipment can range from handheld saws to sky-high cranes, so you’ll need to narrow things down if you don’t want to spend hours idly browsing manufacturing sites. What’s your latest construction project? What tools, supplies and machines will be required to get the job done? Avoid any products or product categories that aren’t relevant to your specific needs. If you aren’t supposed to be shopping for an oil rig, don’t let yourself waste time and energy looking at things in the rigging department. Remain focused on the task at hand.…

09/12/2017 0

Contraction FREEBIE

The mission of the March of Dimes is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality. Prodromal comes from the Greek word meaning precursor, and even though it only results in minimal cervical dilation, it’s considered an early stage of true labor—not false labor ( Source ). Some sources say that prodromal labor results in irregular contractions.contractions

Some other simplified pronunciations of common word groups, which can equally be described as cases of elision, may also be considered (non-standard) contractions (not enshrined into the written standard language, but frequently expressed in written form anyway), such as wanna for want to, gonna for going to, y’all for you all, ya’ll for ya all in the South, and others common in colloquial speech.

RESULTS: The experience of precipitate labor was categorized in terms of physical experience (perception of labor length and contractions), psychological experience (relationship …

14/11/2017 0

Contraction Crocodiles

Labor contractions – regular involuntary contractions of muscles of the uterus , which a woman in labor cannot handle. However, if you’re writing an academic paper or anything else that’s formal, you may want to avoid contractions. She checked me and it turned out I was at a 6!!!- even though my contractions had paused (again). When writing dialogue in a novel or play, contractions help reflect how a character actually speaks.contractions

Contractions help to save space when preparing advertisements, slogans, and other written works that must be short and to the point. To be considered ‘effective’ contractions need to occur 3:10 or more and last for 45 seconds or more. If you haven’t hit 37 weeks yet and you’re having regular contractions, or if you have any of the signs of preterm labor listed below, call your provider immediately.

They’re, their and there are also quite commonly confused words …

01/10/2017 0