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441 Stories where parents were advised to terminate the pregnancy

The stories where the baby survived are marked with green, the stories where the babies did not make it are marked with blue. Black means it was a pregnancy with multiples with different outcome for the babies, or that the outcome is unknown.

Name
(Year)
PROM week Delivery week PROM Days
Tracy
(2008)
8 weeks27 weeks. 133
I had a bleed at 8 weeks,following which i had a scan which confirmed my fluid was low and I had a large haemorage in my uterus. By 13 weeks I had no fluid. I then had three amn... Read more »
Cole
(2003)
10 weeks & 4 days18 weeks & 2 days. 54
My first child was born at 32 weeks, 5 days after an inducement because he had stopped growing. My PROM occured a week before that and we intended to wait it out as my labor sto... Read more »
Sinnanna
(2010)
10 weeks & 6 days25 weeks. 100 Multiples
After 3 years of fertility treatment I finally became pregnant with twins March 2010. From week 5 I started spotting and bleeding a little bit. Week 10+6 I lost the amniotic fluid on ou... Read more »
Erin
(2012)
12 weeks27 weeks. 104 Multiples
I was 12 weeks pregnant with B/G twins when my water broke following a minor auto accident. I went in for a \"peace of mind\" ultrasound and it was confirmed that all of the fluid for b... Read more »
Sasha
(2003)
12 weeks & 3 days16 weeks & 6 days. 31
My story started out like many others. All was well until week 11. I developed a headache oneday that never went away so I decided to go see my doctor. He told me that I was A o... Read more »
K
(2009)
12 weeks & 3 days13 weeks. 4
I had one patch of bleeding at 5 weeks, and then a Bacteria/yeast infection at 7 weeks. Ultrasounds showing healthy baby at 7, 9 and 11 weeks. CVS at 11 wks 2 days. 6 days ... Read more »
Katrina
(2000)
13 weeks33 weeks & 2 days. 142
I found out I was pregnant when I was about 8 weeks pregnant. At 12 weeks I began to bleed. I went to see the doctor and they put me on bed rest and told me that it could be a... Read more »
Jody
(2005)
13 weeks33 weeks & 5 days. 145 Multiples
On Dec 31, 2004 after dinner with my family, I went to the restroom and passed a small blood clot. I spoke with my OB and she said that this was nothing to be concerned about u... Read more »
Monica
(2006)
13 weeks18 weeks. 35
It was the day I turned 13 weeks when I came home from picking up my daughter from school. As I got out of the car I felt I big gush and I ran inside the house into the bathroom... Read more »
Roxana
(2012)
13 weeks29 weeks & 3 days. 115
Hi. My name is Roxana. On January 21st we found out I was pregnant. We were so excited. This would be our 3rd child. At week 5 I suffered a panic attack. I was nervous since 3 years ao ... Read more »
Gwen
(2005)
13 weeks28 weeks. 104
I found out I was pregnant in March of 2002 just after celebrating my 41st birthday. The first part of May, my ob sent me to Houston for an amnio due to my age. During the amnio... Read more »
Oleander
(2007)
13 weeks17 weeks & 4 days. 31
Thinking about it now I realise that this pregnancy was different from the others..... I was always tired and I had some days I had really bad headaches and backache, spoke to m... Read more »
Christine
(2006)
13 weeks & 2 days16 weeks & 2 days. 21
My husband and I were planning to move back to CT ... we had been living in Portland ME while he attended school ... learned that I was pregnant (first try) in July ... we waited un... Read more »
Veronica
(2007)
13 weeks & 2 days20 weeks & 5 days. 52 Multiples
Hi everyone, my name is Veronica and I just lost both of my babies on June 1st. I'm not sure what to say so I will just tell you my story. When I found out I was preg with twi... Read more »
Kristen
(2010)
13 weeks & 2 days20 weeks. 47
I had bled the first 7 weeks of this pregnancy then passed a blood clot the size of the palm of my hand and then stopped bleeding. We also found a 4x5cm fibroid tumor on my uter... Read more »
Fiona
(2015)
13 weeks & 4 days34 weeks. 143
I could\'t wait for my scan, already having 4 boys, i new this one was girl. I was booked in a little early due to xmas.I was so excited only for it to come crashing down a few seconds ... Read more »
Lynn
(2004)
13 weeks & 5 days36 weeks. 156
I ruptured on December 1, 2002 when I was 13.5 weeks pregnant with my second child. My first pregnancy was textbook: a healthy pregnancy followed by a full term, healthy baby. ... Read more »
Yvette
(2008)
13 weeks & 5 days25 weeks. 80
I PROMed at 13 weeks and was seen by a perinatologist and was told that the baby would have no chance of survival to terminate the pregnancy. I could not do that. I prayed for t... Read more »
Kristin
(2011)
13 weeks & 5 days28 weeks. 101
The date was July 17, 2010. I was 13+5 weeks pregnant and was actually feeling pretty good. I was coming out of the first trimester which is often full of fatigue and nausea. This wa... Read more »
Lind
(2013)
13 weeks & 5 days38 weeks & 4 days. 174 Multiples
Firstly I would like to thank all the brave and amazing Mums and Dads on this site who have shared their stories, i had read them all in a time of need, and found the successful stories... Read more »
Lynette
(2006)
13 weeks & 6 days33 weeks & 6 days. 140
I woke up from a nap and found myself soaking wet. My pjs and sheets were covered in blood and mucous (sorry TMI). I stood up and then I started leaking a clear fluid that I cou... Read more »
Tracy
(2000)
14 weeks29 weeks & 3 days. 108
Hello All, This is Tracy from Hong Kong. I got to know this website since I got PROM on 3 June 2000. I had a normal pregnancy and gave birth to a baby girl on 25 May 1... Read more »
Paul
(2004)
14 weeks26 weeks & 4 days. 88
I was both shocked and excited when my wife told me we had a baby on the way only 5 weeks after our wedding. This was my first baby and my wife's second, she has a 12 year old d... Read more »
Christina
(2005)
14 weeks24 weeks & 2 days. 72
We were shocked around New Year's Eve to find out we were pregnant with our 3rd child. Nevertheless, we were excited to be welcoming that baby into our lives. I went skiing Febr... Read more »
Joanne
(2007)
14 weeks14 weeks & 5 days. 5
My pregnancy was pretty uneventful and I was lucky to have no morning sickness. On May 17th I went into work like normal, only had these nagging cramps. Nothing major at fir... Read more »
Rasha
(2015)
14 weeks38 weeks. 168
I was pregnant in 2012 , i pprom at 14 weeks they advice me to terminate my pregnancy, i was put on bed rest and gave me antibiotic, my pprom was a fluke as they said and they didnt kno... Read more »
Sara
(2008)
14 weeks28 weeks & 2 days. 99
My story started on 10th December 2007 when I was just over 14 weeks pregnant. I was at work walking to the canteen when I felt a gush of fluid in my trousers. I thought it ... Read more »
Emily
(2008)
14 weeks & 2 days27 weeks. 89
I woke the morning of June 20th, 2008 and I was soaking wet! I've had two other full-term babies so I was well aware from the smell and the amount of the fluid that my membranes... Read more »
Greta
(2015)
14 weeks & 2 days19 weeks & 5 days. 38
I found out I was pregnant on May 15th, 2015, and everything progressed normally up until week 13. Early that week, I began to have a lot of thick, deep-yellow mucus upon wiping whe... Read more »
Krystal
(2003)
14 weeks & 3 days32 weeks. 124
At week 14, I was laying in bed when I had a leak. I just got up and went to the hospital and after about a total of 5 minutes in the ER the doctor told me to go home. Everyth... Read more »
Rasha
(2003)
14 weeks & 5 days21 weeks. 44
This was my second baby, i never thought this would happen to me, all my life i was a normal person, I NEVER GET SICK !. I'm a mother to a 1 1/2 year old Jeanine and i stud... Read more »
Shazz
(2006)
14 weeks & 5 days16 weeks & 2 days. 11
On Friday 27th Jan I was taken to hospital by ambulance with major cramps that was thought to be a urinary track infection. I was lying there for 4 and a half hrs before a Dr ... Read more »
Mona
(2007)
14 weeks & 5 days31 weeks & 5 days. 119
It had been a perfectly normal Thursday , I had worked from home, but suddenly started feverish in the evening. My husband was out on a work dinner so I ate early and decided t... Read more »
Misty
(2009)
14 weeks & 5 days27 weeks. 87
I was 14 weeks 5 days pregnant with my second baby when I woke at 4 in the morning to use the bathroom. As soon as I lay back down in bed I felt a gush of fluid. I ran back to t... Read more »
Rachel
(2011)
14 weeks & 5 days25 weeks & 2 days. 74
I had bleeding due to SCH from 9 weeks so wasnt really aware that my membranes had ruptured til 17 weeks when a scan showed up no fluid. I refused to terminate and went on bedrest takin... Read more »
Suzette
(2001)
14 weeks & 6 days14 weeks & 7 days. 1
We lost our son at 6:15 a.m. July 21, 2001 after PROM. I woke up at 1:30 a.m. Friday morning because something didn't feel right. When I went to the bathroom I felt the gush o... Read more »
Lakshmi
(2012)
14 weeks & 6 days15 weeks & 3 days. 4 Multiples
My husband was born without a vas deferens and I have PCOS. The only way for us to have a baby is via IVF. We did a fresh and a frozen cycle which failed. We did another fresh cycle and... Read more »
Joy
(2002)
15 weeks16 weeks. 7
It was our first pregnancy; we had planned for it for years. We were ecstatic. Everything was progressing perfectly. On September 12, 2002. I walked downstairs to let the dog ... Read more »
Carole
(2003)
15 weeks31 weeks. 113
At the 12 week scan the consultant noticed what might have been an enlarged bladder. I was sent to a specialist who confirmed this and advised that the bladder be drained or ... Read more »
Tameka
(2003)
15 weeks16 weeks. 7
The first nine weeks of my pregnancy was very normal. In my tenth week of pregnancy I notice some spotting. My doctor order an ultrasound and found everything to be normal. The... Read more »
Ginger
(2006)
15 weeks15 weeks & 3 days. 3 Multiples
My husband and I have been trying to build our family for about seven years now. We have undergone 6 IUIs, then 2 failed IVFs, then a surgery, then one more IVF. I was ready for... Read more »
Mira
(2006)
15 weeks34 weeks. 134
I’m not sure specifically when I PROM’d but it must have happened after my first trimester screen, which was done at week 13 at UCSF. I didn’t need it but did it as a saf... Read more »
Natasha
(2010)
15 weeks15 weeks. 0
Hi, I wish I knew then what I know now after reading all of these stories. I had my first prom at 13 weeks with baby's heartbeat still going strong. I was advised that I would have to... Read more »
Bronwyn
(2011)
15 weeks29 weeks & 5 days. 103
Blake Michael Rose was born at 29 weeks 5 days gestation at 5.09pm on Wed 10/11/10 weighing 1.3kg, 40cm long I am 40yo, married with a 9yo son and live in Perth, Australia. I had... Read more »
Suzanne
(2012)
15 weeks16 weeks & 6 days. 13
I had some bleeding throughout my pregnancy, but it was always explained as implantation bleeding or spotting due to a sensitive cervix. At 14 weeks, I had pink spotting that increased... Read more »
Nancy
(2013)
15 weeks25 weeks. 70 Multiples
I became pregnant with twins through IVF. This was my second pregnancy, my first being a healthy singleton pregnancy. Late in my first trimester I experienced some bleeding/spotting... Read more »
Ellen
(2015)
15 weeks28 weeks & 2 days. 93
I discovered I was pregnant in early March 2014. I didn\'t have particularly bad morning sickness, and apart from queasiness and few aches and pains everything seemed very straightf... Read more »
Josie
(2007)
15 weeks15 weeks & 2 days. 1
This was my first pregnancy. I had some cramping overnight the day before my water breaking. I had brown spotting with CM the next morning (didn't know that could have been my pl... Read more »
Sandra
(2007)
15 weeks & 2 days15 weeks & 5 days. 3
I remember when the moment I saw the positive sign on the hpt...I laughed and cried at the same time. Almost a year prior I lost my daughter at 20 weeks for reasons I'll never know... Read more »
Sonia
(2012)
15 weeks & 2 days39 weeks & 2 days. 168
Like many women on this site I often thought what would the outcome be of my pregnancy, specially on those first weeks after prom, where every doctor we talked to, would advise to termi... Read more »
Saowaluck
(2013)
15 weeks & 2 days15 weeks & 4 days. 2
I had a little bit of fever and headache on Monday. Then I had a tiny blood on Wednesday night like 10.00 pm. At 1.00 am. The same night I felt a little fluid was coming, I went to the ... Read more »
Ben
(2009)
15 weeks & 3 days38 weeks & 2 days. 160
At 15 weeks, my wife woke me at 3:00am with the words ‘something’s wrong’. Turning on the light, I saw the outline of a large amount of fluid on the bed sheet. I... Read more »
Sabrina
(2011)
15 weeks & 3 days25 weeks & 2 days. 69
I pProm\'ed at 15w3d on July 6,2011. All I felt was a small bubble-like burst down there and a gush of water come out. I took. Another step and more water came out. I thought I had los... Read more »
Abby
(2011)
15 weeks & 3 days17 weeks. 11
I went in for my first appointment with my OB at 12 weeks. The evening before, I began experiencing some discharge with a pale pink color. I told my OB of this and she performed some ... Read more »
Leisa
(2013)
15 weeks & 3 days32 weeks & 2 days. 118
Wow what a great website. I had PROM 3 1/2 years ago and I could not find any information at that stage about it, which was really distressing. My waters broke at 15 weeks pregnant an ... Read more »
Tammy
(2002)
15 weeks & 4 days23 weeks. 52
I was diagnosed with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome at age 27 even though it first developed at age 22. My husband and I had tried for several years to have children and could not... Read more »
Theresa
(2004)
15 weeks & 4 days34 weeks & 5 days. 134
I had spotting for two weeks early in the first trimester. All seemed to be well at week 15 when my membranes ruptured while I was just hanging out at the beach with our childr... Read more »
Wendy
(2005)
15 weeks & 4 days16 weeks & 3 days. 6
I had been experiencing a lot of lower back pain for about two weeks before my water broke at 15 weeks, 4 days. When I contact the doctor on call (it was the middle of the nigh... Read more »
Brooke
(2007)
15 weeks & 4 days34 weeks & 4 days. 133
I really don't know where to start my story. My husband and I got married in November 2006 and then set off overseas 4 days later on the last of our travels for awhile. Honeymooned ... Read more »
Roxanne
(2008)
15 weeks & 4 days16 weeks & 5 days. 8
Back in August, I had a m/c at 5 weeks. It started at the gym, really not fun. We (obviously) had to leave very quickly. I went to the doc to get checked out, she wasn't sure... Read more »
Alla & John
(2008)
15 weeks & 4 days17 weeks & 4 days. 14
Though at this moment my wife is emotionally not yet able to calmly write her/our story, we both believe that it somehow is important to get it posted as fast as possible. Even ... Read more »
Kiersten
(2010)
15 weeks & 4 days31 weeks & 5 days. 113 Multiples
My water broke with baby A at 15weeks and 4 days. Baby B and baby C weren't ruptured. We were advised to wait a day and more than likely we'd be in labor and have to deliver. We... Read more »
Amy
(2004)
15 weeks & 5 days16 weeks. 2
I had PROM at 15 weeks last week. 2 days before I had a gush of blood and then a little spotting. It stopped . So I went to the doctor and he sent me for an ultrasound two days ... Read more »
Jessica
(2011)
15 weeks & 5 days18 weeks. 16
After 5 rounds of IVF and 2 previous pre 12 week miscarriages (both of healthy genetically normal foetuses - one boy Oct 2009, one girl June 2010), I finally thought it was my turn for ... Read more »
Dawn
(2005)
15 weeks & 6 days16 weeks & 4 days. 5
My water broke December 23, 2004, at 15w6d. My doctor told me not to hold out hope, that it was possible for the tear to repair itself and I could regain fluid. This would usual... Read more »
Kathy
(2007)
15 weeks & 6 days17 weeks & 3 days. 11
Hi, I just felt that I needed to share this experience with others that have shared these desperate feelings. This was a very much wanted pregnancy after 10 attempts at IVF ... Read more »
Kari
(2011)
15 weeks & 6 days16 weeks. 1 Multiples
We finally got preg after 2 long rounds of ivf. And then to find out it was twins. The preg started bleeding from positive beta with subchrionic bleeds. Finally things were going great... Read more »
Cheryl
(2013)
15 weeks & 6 days24 weeks & 4 days. 61
I had gone though the loss of a baby in a previous pregnancy due to premature birth at 20 weeks, so when I found out I was pregnant this time, I was ecstatic but also very anxious. My ... Read more »
Addie
(2014)
15 weeks & 6 days29 weeks & 6 days. 98
I have been so excited to see how our story would end up on here!i seriously read every story on this website praying that mine would have a good outcome. This was our first pregnancy a... Read more »
Rachel
(2015)
15 weeks & 6 days26 weeks & 3 days. 74
At 15 weeks and 6 days pregnant, while taking a nap, my water broke. Up until this point, I had experienced 2 bleeds, but each ultrasound at the high risk perinatal doctor showed the ba... Read more »
Beth
(1997)
16 weeks16 weeks. 0
Beth´s son born oct 13 1992 at 16 weeks My water gushed out while I was in bed watching T.V. We had just gotten back fom a week long vacation.had just been to the doctor a we... Read more »
Snowy
(1999)
16 weeks16 weeks. 0
I wanted to share my story with you in hopes that I may comfort another who has gone through the same thing. It all began Christmas eve 1996. I was 16 weeks pregnant an... Read more »
Sheri
(2001)
16 weeks18 weeks & 4 days. 18
After trying to concieve for 3 years, including one m/c @ 6 weeks and months of fertility drugs, we finally got pg in April 2001. It seemed everything was going well. I had an u... Read more »
Sabrina
(2002)
16 weeks29 weeks. 91
This is the story of our second child's PROM and his birth 13 weeks later. "Thou hast covered me in my mother's womb. I will praise thee; for I am fearfully and wonde... Read more »
Melissa
(2002)
16 weeks29 weeks. 91
At 16 weeks of pregnancy my water broke. I was told that my baby had less than a 1% chance at survival at this point. I would probably go into labor soon and miscarry. At 16 w... Read more »
Debbie
(2002)
16 weeks16 weeks. 0 Multiples
After five years of infertility and one miscarriage at 8 weeks my husband Jeff and I finally concieved on our first try of IVF we found out at 7 weeks on my birthday that we wer... Read more »
Heather
(2003)
16 weeks18 weeks & 3 days. 17
Emmanuel was my second baby, and I had gotten pregnant 3 months after my first son was born. I was having a very uneventful pregnancy when I started cramping at 15 weeks. I wen... Read more »
Colette
(2003)
16 weeks27 weeks & 2 days. 79
i had a very difficult and stressful pregnancy my waters broke at about 16- 18 weeks. We were told there was no chance of any outcome other than a very poor one, meaning our baby... Read more »
Caroline
(2003)
16 weeks20 weeks. 28
My first pregnancy ended in a D&C after 8 weeks when the heart beat was not found on the U/S. After that I lost my job and subsequently my insurance. I then had 4 more miscarr... Read more »
Eva
(2004)
16 weeks16 weeks & 3 days. 3
I had achevied my pregnancy on my first IVF ICSI. We were thrilled at having gotten pregnant after ttc for 2 years and being infertile. At week 9 I started spotting and went to ... Read more »
Tara
(2004)
16 weeks18 weeks. 14
I have read so many stories of inspiration. I just wanted to share my not so inspirational story because I needed to hear a story like mine when I was resting with my complicat... Read more »
Gina
(2004)
16 weeks16 weeks. 1
I hope this is helpfull to someone. I was pregnant with #2, under extreme stress with a very active 2 yr old - a husband who really at the time was busy and not very under... Read more »
Kimberly
(2004)
16 weeks16 weeks & 5 days. 5 Multiples
Here is my story. We conceived in March of 04 and found out in May that we were expecting twins. We were not only surprised, but just so happy beyond belief. We never even ... Read more »
Donna
(2004)
16 weeks16 weeks. 0
At 16 weeks pregnant and feeling great, my water broke. I was in the faculty bathroom and I thought that I lost control of my bladder. The school nurse urged me to get to my ... Read more »
Amy
(2005)
16 weeks20 weeks. 28
I hope that by telling my story, it will help others who have gone through pPROM. I had a normal pregnancy all throughout my first trimester. I was very nauseated and had the... Read more »
Lesley
(2005)
16 weeks17 weeks & 6 days. 13
It all began at 15 weeks with a thrush like discharge which changed colour daily from white to peach and then brown and finally a thick green discharge, by this time i was extre... Read more »
Ersula
(2005)
16 weeks31 weeks. 105
Well , at 16 weeks to the day ,april 23, after IVF,were coming back from dinner and my wife felt a gush. We both thought it was just the baby pushing on her bladder. WE called t... Read more »
Heidi
(2005)
16 weeks26 weeks & 6 days. 76
We tried to get pregnant by IVF, implanted three embryos, and were successful the first time. Embryo C implanted but never showed viability. Embryo A had a heartbeat for two w... Read more »
Ashly
(2005)
16 weeks28 weeks & 2 days. 86
My name is Ashly and here’s my story:
One night around 16 weeks I woke up thinking that I had wet myself in bed, so, I went to the bathroom and realized that it was... Read more »
Kristi
(2006)
16 weeks34 weeks & 6 days. 132
My pregnancy was going great. My husband and I were shocked to find out we were pregnant again since we had 1 year old twins but it was a blessing none the less. At 16 weeks, ... Read more »
Katrina
(2007)
16 weeks31 weeks & 5 days. 110
I was 22 years old and it was my first pregnancy. Perfectly healthy and hadn't had any problems with my pregnancy. I was out one night when I felt a gush of water and really be... Read more »
Stephanie
(2007)
16 weeks24 weeks & 2 days. 58
A friend I barely knew gave me the link to this website because she had gone through a similar thing herself. It gave me so much hope and gave me the determination to go as long as... Read more »
Melanie
(2009)
16 weeks32 weeks & 3 days. 115
I spontaneously ruptured at 16 weeks, though we didn’t discovered the rupture until our regular ultrasound at 19 weeks. I had occasional leaking, which we and our doctors assu... Read more »
Samantha
(2010)
16 weeks32 weeks & 2 days. 114 Multiples
After years of trying to get pregnant on our own my husband and I turned to IVF. On our first round we implanted two embryos and were so excited to find out that they both ... Read more »
Rachel
(2010)
16 weeks38 weeks. 154
To anyone who reads my story, please remember miricals do happen. Well here is my story, and I am so pleased I'm able to write this as a happy ending. I unexpectantly fell pre... Read more »
Hannah
(2017)
16 weeks34 weeks & 3 days. 129 Multiples
In November 2015 after trying to conceive for only 3 weeks myself and my partner found out we were expecting twins. Along with our 4 year old daughter, we were over the moon. At our 1... Read more »
Ripu Daman
(2018)
16 weeks17 weeks. 7
The Smallest Coffins Are The Heaviest Her name could have been Arya. I could have been her mother. I had already had two-and-a-half years of practice with Izna. My first-born. But... Read more »
Gina
(2005)
16 weeks16 weeks. 0
Here is my second story of PROM: On what would have been my first baby's due date, we got the official word that I was definitely pregnant again. Just five months after los... Read more »
MICHELLE
(2010)
16 weeks33 weeks & 4 days. 122 Multiples
So this was my first pregnancy. At 15 weeks I had an ultrasound and learned that I was having fraternal twin boys. Everything was going well at that point. At the time I exper... Read more »
Maribelle
(2000)
16 weeks & 2 days37 weeks & 2 days. 147
I didn\'t know about PROM until after I exprienced my PROM on January 29, 2000. I was only 16.2 weeks at the time of the rupture. I felt intermittant leaking during that afterno... Read more »
Laura
(2003)
16 weeks & 2 days28 weeks & 2 days. 84
I was so excited to be pregnant! We had tried for almost a year, so when we saw that we were pregnant we were ecstatic. At 12 weeks, I woke up bleeding. Terrified, we went to... Read more »
Ali
(2006)
16 weeks & 2 days27 weeks & 5 days. 80
After 14 years of happy marriage and no children, we suspected I would never conceive. Lo and behold I got pregnant naturally at the ripe old age of 39. My periods had always been h... Read more »
Janet
(2006)
16 weeks & 2 days23 weeks. 48
It was January 23- My boyfriend and I had been at a friend's house for the evening. All of a sudden i started feeling hott- then I fainted. My boyfriend bought me outside for ai... Read more »
Alisha
(2009)
16 weeks & 2 days28 weeks & 5 days. 87
When I was pregnant on bedrest I would always read thses stories and wonder how mine would go. Well first, I am a mother of 2 little girls 5 & 3. My husband and I got married No... Read more »
Inna
(2011)
16 weeks & 2 days26 weeks & 4 days. 72
My story is successful one!! This was my third pregnancy. First two were absolutely normal with term vaginal deliveries. Third pregnancy started with a lot of complications from the b... Read more »
Katie
(2014)
16 weeks & 2 days29 weeks & 5 days. 94
I was 16 weeks pregnant, laid in bed when i felt a popping sensation inside me and a gush of water. I immediately panicked and rushed to the toilet expecting to see blood. My night clot... Read more »
Katy
(2014)
16 weeks & 2 days33 weeks & 2 days. 119
In July 2013 I was 16 weeks pregnant when my waters broke. I was admitted to hospital and sat in bed for two days waiting for an inevitable miscarriage. When, after 48 hours, I had not ... Read more »
Stephanie
(2004)
16 weeks & 3 days16 weeks & 4 days. 1
The night before my water broke i had a little pain, but i figured it was normal since they said everything else was normal(pressure in pelvic area, weird pains(not growing ones... Read more »
Nicole
(2006)
16 weeks & 3 days24 weeks & 6 days. 59
I wondered for 8.5 weeks about how my story would appear here. Would I be one of the miracle lucky ones or would I join the ranks of all the mamas who lost their angels? I praye... Read more »
Amanda
(2009)
16 weeks & 3 days16 weeks & 4 days. 1
With my first pregnancy everything seemed to be going fine I had alot of cramping and pressure went in to see the drs and they said it was my uterus strecthing and it was normal... Read more »
LAURA
(2003)
16 weeks & 4 days30 weeks & 4 days. 98
IT HAS TAKEN ME A WHILE TO WRITE MY PROM STORY. I WORRY BECAUSE I DON'T WANT ZOE'S STORY TO DICOURAGE ANYONE IN TRYING THEIR HARDEST FOR THEIR BABY. OUR BABY DID NOT MAKE IT WIT... Read more »
Peita
(2006)
16 weeks & 4 days31 weeks & 5 days. 106
My first pregnancy was textbook perfect followed by a full term, healthy baby. This pregnancy proved to be different… starting at 8 weeks when I began to spot blood for unknow... Read more »
Lilly
(2006)
16 weeks & 4 days37 weeks & 4 days. 147
ERICA’S STORY The first day of the sixteenth week of my pregnancy my membrane ruptured. It was December 25, 2005 we, my husband and I and our 1½ year old son, were at my p... Read more »
Pavlina
(2007)
16 weeks & 4 days20 weeks & 4 days. 28
Like many of you, I also found comfort and hope in this site, and looked forward to posting a green story, and as a week and two passed I started feeling positive and really believe... Read more »
Inger-Anne
(2012)
16 weeks & 4 days23 weeks & 5 days. 50
This pregnancy had been a nightmare from start to finish. First my hcg levels didn´t increase as they should. We had been through that before, and were prepared to miscarry already the... Read more »
Mayme
(2013)
16 weeks & 4 days29 weeks. 87 Multiples
I was pregnant with di/di twins. I had a very normal pregnancy with no complaints until at 16w4d I started leaking amniotic fluid with no other symptoms. I had an ultrasound that day ... Read more »
Trine
(2015)
16 weeks & 4 days26 weeks. 66 Multiples
Our story is unfortunately not a survival story but it is a story of a boy who made it all the way to viability and a little beyond and who didn\'t actually die because of bad lungs eve... Read more »
Lucille
(2002)
16 weeks & 5 days17 weeks & 2 days. 4
After days of worrisome discharges that no one seemed to be able to explain -- lots of mucusy stuff, some tissue blobs, some tissue with blood -- my water broke on a Monday. I f... Read more »
Genoa
(2009)
16 weeks & 5 days30 weeks & 4 days. 97
My water broke at 16 weeks, our son was born at 30 weeks. Such a long story, but we are thrilled with a happy ending. Our son is now almost 4 months old and PERFECT. Please note... Read more »
Liz
(2008)
16 weeks & 6 days26 weeks & 6 days. 70 Multiples
Hello everyone. My water broke at 16w6d weeks on my twin a from an amnio. I started leaking fluid that night and it totally broke the next morning. I never regained fluid. ... Read more »
Amanda
(2009)
16 weeks & 6 days17 weeks. 1
My husband and I were so excited when we found out we were having a baby. He had two children from a previous marriage and I had one, our blended family was going to be complete... Read more »
Brandy
(2010)
16 weeks & 6 days30 weeks. 92
I spent 3 months to the day on bedrest and I hoped and prayed as I read through these stories that I would have a good outcome. But, I read the stories with good outcomes and t... Read more »
Aesha
(2012)
16 weeks & 6 days17 weeks. 1 Multiples
My husba nd and I are IVF patients we concieved on our first try . We were super excited. I started spotting around 10wks and9 days then it went away. And everything was/f... Read more »
Ellen
(2000)
17 weeks28 weeks. 77 Multiples
I am so glad i found this website so I can give hope to other moms with PROM. I was pregnant with twins and had PPROM on one twin at 17 weeks. The doctors were very pessimistic ... Read more »
Kristy
(2002)
17 weeks25 weeks. 56
I am writing this story to tell other readers to keep their faith focused on the Lord during the time PROM occurs to the end of your pregnancy. This site was really comforting t... Read more »
Jodi
(2002)
17 weeks26 weeks & 5 days. 68 Multiples
My story begins last Sept. When we found out I was pregnant. We were so excited because I had a miscarriage one year prior. We went for an ultrasound to find out I was having ... Read more »
Krissy
(2003)
17 weeks24 weeks. 50
At 11 weeks my pregnancy started having alot of complications. I was going on vacation this past 4th of July and my doctor said it was no problem to go on a 10 hour drive as l... Read more »
Stefani
(2004)
17 weeks23 weeks. 42
It has been almost six months since we lost our son, and I am now ready to tell our story. In June of 2003, at 17 weeks pregnant, I was told by a genetic counselor that my adva... Read more »
Amy
(2004)
17 weeks17 weeks. 0
It is the one month anniversary since I lost my baby and I am finally getting around to posting my story. My membrane broke at the mall while I was sitting down eating. Like so... Read more »
Gemma
(2004)
17 weeks33 weeks & 2 days. 114
I awoke at 2am to feel my waters gushing out. I knew something was wrong, phoned delivery suite who told me to get to Emergency dept. There I was told I was about to miscarry, ... Read more »
Bindhu
(2004)
17 weeks17 weeks & 2 days. 2
I still do not understand what exactly had happened. It was a much awaited pregnancy and I had slight pinkish spotting right from the implantation time which continued intermitt... Read more »
Gina
(2005)
17 weeks17 weeks. 1
I hope this story helps someone out there. This was my first pregnancy, I was 38 years old. Everything was going perfectly. NO morning sickness, no problems at all except f... Read more »
Christine
(2005)
17 weeks39 weeks & 4 days. 158
I had a very normal pregnancy up until I had an AFP test come back with high % risk for Down Syndrome. My doctor recommended that I get an amniocentisis even though I am only 29... Read more »
Elke
(2006)
17 weeks29 weeks & 5 days. 89
At 17 weeks, I was visiting my sisters in Phoenix and my brother-in-law (massage therapist) gave me a body massage. He was not specifically trained in pregnancy massage, and I ... Read more »
Lisa
(2006)
17 weeks18 weeks. 7
with my third pg(one mc and one ectopic) i was thriled to get past 12 weeks...you know the critical time. I had a 3D Ultra sound done @15 weeks bc im an insulin dependent diabetic ... Read more »
Kathryn
(2007)
17 weeks17 weeks & 2 days. 2
My sweet Lincoln's story begain June 16 of 2006. I was 17 we pg and just knew there was a problem. The first ER I went to said nothing seemed wrong and to go home. By the next m... Read more »
Nicole
(2007)
17 weeks29 weeks & 6 days. 90
I started this pregnancy happyly pregnate along with my sister. From day one I had problems. I slightly bleed on and off. At 5 weeks I was told I had some bacteria build up o... Read more »
Shereen
(2007)
17 weeks31 weeks & 5 days. 103
If you are here searching these pages for hope and direction like I was many months ago let me pass on a little piece of wisdom that I recieved after I had Alexis and wish I had... Read more »
Clare
(2007)
17 weeks19 weeks. 14
I found out I was pregnant in November of 2006, right before Thanksgiving. My husband and I weren't even trying, so I was pretty shocked when I found out I was expecting. We tol... Read more »
Mandy
(2007)
17 weeks29 weeks & 6 days. 90
we don't know when Prom happened to us - I have guessed at 17 weeks as that is the time the doctors presumed it happened. It could have been much earlier however we just know it wa... Read more »
Lee Anne
(2008)
17 weeks22 weeks & 3 days. 38
I have a 7 year old daughter and had a great pregnancy with her, no real issues. I have since married a wonderful man and we decided to have a child together. From the very ... Read more »
Sam
(2008)
17 weeks34 weeks. 119
I wanted the chance to write my story as an encouragement to others whom lost a baby to pProm. First the sad part, I experienced pPROM during my first pregnancy. I rupture... Read more »
Chelsea
(2010)
17 weeks20 weeks & 3 days. 24 Multiples
I have a very long story. I had a complicated pregnancy from the begining. I went in for my very first appointment and I knew I had some sort of infection because I was having a greenis... Read more »
Emma
(2011)
17 weeks31 weeks. 99
I hope that telling my story it will give others hope! My waters went at around 17 weeks but the doctors wouldnt belive me, they kept telling me i had wet myself,which i knew was totall... Read more »
Anthea
(2012)
17 weeks27 weeks & 6 days. 76
When I began leaking after an amnio at 17 weeks I, like most people on this board, was given those numbers..10% chance of making it to 24 weeks and 5% of getting much further. I was giv... Read more »
Kris
(2012)
17 weeks19 weeks & 5 days. 19
Having experienced a pprom loss in the past, we did everything we possibly could during this pregnancy. I had a cerclage, we started 17P shots at 16 weeks, I stayed in a wheelchair if I... Read more »
Anna
(2014)
17 weeks18 weeks. 7
Like many other people here, I discovered this website while in hospital after my PROM. Like others, I was praying and hoping for a miracle, unfortunately, it didn\'t happen for me, but... Read more »
Julia
(2017)
17 weeks33 weeks. 112
My water broke at 17 weeks. It was my 5th baby and I had No idea I could still remain pregnant. I had zero measurable fluid except twice but they were only 1.6 and 1.8. My little guy w... Read more »
Jo
(2005)
17 weeks18 weeks & 3 days. 9
Right from the beginning of my (2nd) pregnancy I didn't feel good. From 6 weeks I was spotting (pinky/brown colour) and experiencing a burning pain in my lower back. I just assu... Read more »
Jade
(2010)
17 weeks17 weeks & 4 days. 3
A year ago when I was 17w, during my sleep I felt a gush of water coming between my legs. I woke up in horror and woke my husband up. First I thought it was blood but soon after... Read more »
Angela
(2003)
17 weeks & 2 days19 weeks. 12
I had just been to the doctor and had an ultrasound. Everything was normal and we found out we were having a boy. Then everything went down hill. When I was at 17 weeks I starte... Read more »
Melinda
(2004)
17 weeks & 2 days21 weeks & 4 days. 30
I was 17 weeks along when my water suddenly broke late in the night. I had been feeling pain earlier along with back pain but did not worry because 2 days prior was told all was... Read more »
Anne
(2006)
17 weeks & 2 days28 weeks & 3 days. 78
I was 38 at the beginning of this pregnancy, my third. I had all the prenatal blood tests used for screening of genetic disorders. Most of these tests came back abnormal and ... Read more »
Angelika
(2011)
17 weeks & 2 days25 weeks & 5 days. 59
My pregnancy began with an SCH and complete placenta previa that caused nearly constant bleeding from weeks 4 through 15.5. Finally, after trying to be on modified bed rest (with three... Read more »
Tiffaney
(2002)
17 weeks & 3 days38 weeks & 3 days. 147
This is our story....but first you must know some history. My first pregnancy was a normal pregnancy until 27 weeks at which point I was found to have an incompetent cervix. I s... Read more »
Hanna
(2004)
17 weeks & 3 days23 weeks. 40
My little angel Emily has gone to heaven yesterday on Jan 30, 2004. It was a girl I always wanted to have a girl. I had a big car accident that I was lucky to survivied... Read more »
Jolene
(2005)
17 weeks & 3 days30 weeks & 5 days. 93
I started having light bleeding in the 14th week of my first pregnancy and it continued spontaneously. I lost a large blood clot during this time and was told to take bedrest, w... Read more »
Anne
(2009)
17 weeks & 3 days19 weeks & 4 days. 15 Multiples
It was one month ago today that we lost our babies. In early July, I was 17 weeks and 2 days pregnant with our twins when I noticed a slightly watery discharge. I worried ... Read more »
Sandra
(2015)
17 weeks & 3 days27 weeks & 3 days. 70
When we found out we were expecting our second child we were so happy! I was a little nervous because I had experienced an early loss before. At our 12 week ultrasound we were given som... Read more »
Hugues And Anne
(2018)
17 weeks & 3 days30 weeks. 89
Our Little Miracle boy. It was around 15th of December 2015, and my wife called from her work telling me she felt water in her panties. She went to the hospital right away to have some... Read more »
Beth
(2008)
17 weeks & 4 days26 weeks & 4 days. 63 Multiples
My first pregnancy could not have been more uneventful. We did use IUI to get pregnant, but after that everything was a breeze, including the delivery. My second pregnancy c... Read more »
Jennifer
(2009)
17 weeks & 4 days36 weeks & 5 days. 134
I woke up in the middle of the night during my 17th week to a gush of water and called the doctor who sent me to the hospital. They did an ultrasound and found I lost alot of f... Read more »
Lindsay
(2009)
17 weeks & 4 days32 weeks & 3 days. 104
After experiencing PROM with my daughter at 32 weeks, I had been advised that I had a 50% chance of PROM'ing again with subsequent pregnancies. My doctor also surmised that t... Read more »
Rachel
(2013)
17 weeks & 4 days19 weeks & 6 days. 16 Multiples
My story with a heart breaking ending. I am sharing to help others who may be searching for someone who has experienced the same as them. I had a twin pregnancy through IVF and at 1... Read more »
Valerie
(2014)
17 weeks & 4 days19 weeks. 11
I\'ve had two previous miscarriages. One at 8 weeks due to a blighted ovum and at 4 weeks which was a chemical pregnancy. Everything was fine during my third pregnancy. The only thing I... Read more »
Alexa
(2000)
17 weeks & 5 days17 weeks & 5 days. 0
My pregnancy started out with tons of problems. First, I had a major bleed at 13 weeks. I then continued to spot brown blood after that because I was diagnosed with early placen... Read more »
Lori
(2002)
17 weeks & 5 days34 weeks & 6 days. 120
I was 17 weeks into my third pregnancy (first two pregnancies were normal and normal deliveries) and I was feeling great. I had worked that day and rushed home to change and take... Read more »
Mary
(2005)
17 weeks & 5 days21 weeks. 24 Multiples
My husband Jacob & I started trying to get pg in Oct. 2003, just a few months after our July wedding. We wanted to start right away since I had problems four years earlier with... Read more »
Vikki
(2009)
17 weeks & 5 days32 weeks & 6 days. 106
I had prom at 17 weeks 5 days. I was advised to terminate my pregnancy. I had less than 5. most of the time sometimes down to not even 1. i was home on bed rest untill 32 weeks ... Read more »
Christina
(2009)
17 weeks & 5 days19 weeks & 2 days. 11
I had a Dr's appointment the day after I PROM'd and was told there was no amniotic fluid surrounding the baby. I was devastated, as I never suspected my membranes had broken. ... Read more »
Kimberlee
(2011)
17 weeks & 5 days37 weeks & 2 days. 137
Background information: After a year of trying to get pregnant we conceived Oct 2009. I was on Clomid and started Progesterone suppositories immediately. I kept having pink spottin... Read more »
Kay
(2004)
17 weeks & 6 days18 weeks. 1
On Thursday, September 9, 2004, we got the amnio results that my husband and I were having a healthy baby boy. I told the OB that I had been having some mild cramping over the ... Read more »
Dara
(2005)
17 weeks & 6 days18 weeks. 1
This was my second pregnancy and my husband and I were elated that we had made it past the 1st trimester as my first pregnancy ended in miscarriage at 8 weeks. I was 17 weeks 2 ... Read more »
Jubeda
(2006)
17 weeks & 6 days21 weeks & 6 days. 28 Multiples
Hello everybody, my name is Jubeda, i got prgnant with twins when i was 19 years old and me and my husband were both excited, We knew we were both young (both 19) and we knew th... Read more »
Tina
(2006)
17 weeks & 6 days23 weeks & 4 days. 40
In June Mike and I had decided that it was the right time to try to have a baby. It did not take long for us to become pregnant. By mid July I discovered I was pregnant. We were bot... Read more »
Amy
(2006)
17 weeks & 6 days22 weeks & 2 days. 31
PROM result after Amniocentesis... My son, C.J., was born on December 7th, 2006. He was 1 lb and 11 inches. His EDD was April 11, 2007. He was the most beautiful and per... Read more »
Katie
(2007)
17 weeks & 6 days19 weeks. 8
Background: I'm 43 and still childless, despite trying for a baby for most of the last 10 years. All 3 of my pregnancies have been lost to miscarriage - the first (3 yrs ago), ... Read more »
Michelle
(2007)
17 weeks & 6 days19 weeks & 2 days. 10
Hi, I’m Michelle and I guess my story is very similar to many of the others I’ve read on the site. We found out we were pregnant in June and were so excited. Then I experience... Read more »
Heather
(2010)
17 weeks & 6 days30 weeks & 6 days. 91
This site was my life-line almost 3 years ago... On December 5th 2007, I woke up early to my 5 yo crying crying. I went in to check on her. As I came back to bed, I felt wet... Read more »
Debbie
(1998)
18 weeks18 weeks. 0
I started having back pain the night before. I went to the doctor the next day. He checked me and found I had a urinary tract infection. He also said I had bulging membranes and... Read more »
Linda
(1999)
18 weeks20 weeks. 15
Jeff and I were expecting our first baby in early October. We have been trying for over seven years to have a baby. We really thought this was our miracle baby because I got p... Read more »
Amy
(2001)
18 weeks37 weeks. 133
The first month of pregnancy I had some bleeding, but after a week it stopped and all was going fine. At 18 wks I had a AFP test come back questionable for Downs Synd so my Dr r... Read more »
Georgina
(2003)
18 weeks20 weeks. 14
I was diagnosed with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome at age 18 weeks I started to have a light bleed I went to hospital and they did internal exzamiamantion they said that they thin... Read more »
Abby
(2003)
18 weeks27 weeks & 6 days. 69 Multiples
After 2 1/2 yrs and 5 ivf's, we became pg with twin boys. I was ecstatic but cautious throughout my entire pregnancy. From the beginning, nothing was easy.
At 6 1/2 wks I... Read more »
Rena
(2003)
18 weeks18 weeks. 0
I came across this site while searching the web one night and this stories helped me through my pain. So I decided to share my story...I started IVF treatment in June 2003, th... Read more »
Jennifer
(2004)
18 weeks18 weeks. 0
My name is Jennifer. I'm 17 years old and PRROM occurred for me in my 18th week. Every appointment that i had gone to they had said the pregnancy was going great. The babies h... Read more »
Jodi
(2005)
18 weeks18 weeks. 1
hello everybody, after drying my eyes, i finally worked up enough courage tob tell my story. On april 6th my husband took me to the emergency room because i felt i had some ab... Read more »
Leslie
(2006)
18 weeks37 weeks. 133
My pregnancy with my first child had been difficult, but did not include PROM. With that pregnancy I went into Preterm labor at 26 weeks and dilated to 3cm. I was on bedrest for... Read more »
Sarah
(2006)
18 weeks24 weeks & 6 days. 48
I didn't know that I was pregnant until I was about 2 1/2 months along. The three tests that I had taken were all negative. When I finally did find out we were happy and I changed... Read more »
Bethany
(2006)
18 weeks28 weeks & 4 days. 74
At exactly 18 weeks pregnant, my membranes ruptured completely. Although it was my first pregnancy, I knew that my water had broken. I rushed to the ER, where it was confirmed... Read more »
Silje
(2007)
18 weeks21 weeks & 6 days. 27 Multiples
I have had 3 PPROM pregnancies. Vilde was my first.... I started bleeding at 8-9 weeks. We found that I had a vanishing twin, which caused the bleeding. Vilde was doing... Read more »
Heather
(2008)
18 weeks35 weeks & 2 days. 121
Never EVER give up...my story is a long one so I am posting the link to the news story our local ABC station did about us... I want to add that my wee one may have been per... Read more »
Julie
(2008)
18 weeks32 weeks. 99 Multiples
After trying to get pregnant for a year my husband and I decided to just go for it and give IVF a shot. We were exstatic to find out we were pregnant the first try. A few weeks ... Read more »
Amanda
(2009)
18 weeks18 weeks. 0
This was my first pregnacy, me and my husband had been trying for 4 years to get pregnet and we finally did! On my 18th week exactly my water broke at 5:00 AM. Indint not know w... Read more »
Sarah
(2010)
18 weeks32 weeks & 5 days. 103 Multiples
Our miracle story begins in 2006 when my husband and I learned I was in premature menopause and would not conceive a baby on my own. After several years of discussing options, ... Read more »
Jennifer
(2002)
18 weeks18 weeks & 4 days. 3
My story begins with me finding out that I had adenocarcinoma of the cervix 3 weeks before my wedding. I was operated on and no re occurence in the 2 and a half yrs since. Howev... Read more »
Astrid
(2003)
18 weeks19 weeks & 3 days. 9
I was 12 weeks pregnant when I had a cerclage inserted. My previous baby was delivered prematurely at 36 weeks after PROM, and during delivery my cervix was torn slightly. I bel... Read more »
Tonya
(2004)
18 weeks32 weeks. 97
Hello my name is Tonya I also had a very difficult pregnancy. I was sick from the day one and spent a lot of time in the ER getting fluids from being sick all the time. I could ... Read more »
Andrea
(2006)
18 weeks18 weeks & 4 days. 3
I lost my daughter Tatianna Alexis on December 28, 2005 at 3:55 PM at 18 weeks gestation to PROM. My water broke at 10:30 AM Christmas morning and I was rushed to the hospita... Read more »
Jasmin
(2006)
18 weeks18 weeks & 3 days. 2
hi... well my story does not have a happy ending... i woke up on sunday oct. 8,2006 feeling good and thinking to my self i feel happy... i was talking to my baby... my sister ha... Read more »
Cc
(2009)
18 weeks20 weeks. 14
Hi, like many of you before pprom happened to me I had never even heard about it. I have 2 children 7 and 3 both were normal pregnancies no problems I had a natural birth wit... Read more »
Helene
(2001)
18 weeks & 2 days18 weeks & 3 days. 1
This story is not actually about me, its about my friend! who is at this moment in a labour room, in a nearby hospital. I was told yesterday that she had 'prom', and initi... Read more »
Ann
(2001)
18 weeks & 2 days18 weeks & 3 days. 1
When I was 18 weeks pregnant my water broke at midnight & I was taken to the hospital where they did an ultrasound & found that there was no more amniotic fluid around the baby.... Read more »
Molly
(2002)
18 weeks & 2 days18 weeks & 3 days. 1
My second PROM story unfortunately had the same outcome as my first. Another angel in heaven. Because of my previous PROM I was extremely concerned it would happen again but ... Read more »
Tali
(2003)
18 weeks & 2 days29 weeks & 4 days. 79
The beginning of my pregnancy was wonderful, I didn't have any morning sickness and I felt great. I did yoga, aqua aerobics and dancing and I filled the fridge with fruit and ve... Read more »
Kaitlyn Michael
(2004)
18 weeks & 2 days20 weeks & 2 days. 14 Multiples
My husband and I were so excited after learning of our pregnancy and even more so when we found out there were twins. I was so sick the first 3 1/2 to 4 months with morning sick... Read more »
Susan
(2007)
18 weeks & 2 days20 weeks & 4 days. 16
Hi my name is susan and we just lost our little angel last thursday August 2nd. I was 18 weeks and 2 days pregnant when I was out to lunch and my water gushed out of me, to the ... Read more »
Misty
(2008)
18 weeks & 2 days19 weeks & 2 days. 7
My husband and I were very excited to find out that we were expecting our second child. We have a beautiful 4 year old daughter. My pregnancy with her was picture perfect, so ... Read more »
Kristin
(2015)
18 weeks & 2 days20 weeks & 4 days. 16
This was my first pregnancy and it was relatively uneventful up until the 18th week. I had some nausea and fatigue but generally felt pretty good through the first trimester. Out NT sca... Read more »
Cheri
(2001)
18 weeks & 3 days26 weeks. 54 Multiples
I always said I would share my story no matter what the outcome had been, and so here I am. Carrying twins,I began losing fluid from one of the sacs at 18 weeks. The d... Read more »
Stacy
(2003)
18 weeks & 3 days18 weeks & 3 days. 0
After being married for 2 1/2 years my husband and I decided to try to get pregnant. After being off of the pill for 4 months, "cleaning out my system" as advised by my doctor,... Read more »
Melissa
(2007)
18 weeks & 3 days18 weeks & 6 days. 3 Multiples
July 3rd 2007, I lost my baby to PROM. My pregnancy began with twins, which i was terified about. I have a daughter who is one years old and the thought of three babies at the... Read more »
Nicole
(2008)
18 weeks & 3 days19 weeks & 5 days. 9 Multiples
My husband and I were so happy to finally be pregnant after years of unexplained infertility. We had successfully conceived after our first attempt at IVF with a twin pregnancy... Read more »
Paula
(2008)
18 weeks & 3 days29 weeks. 75
We were so happy to find out we were going to have a baby after 7months of trying and fertility treatment, especially as my first pregnancy (also conceived after treatment) had ... Read more »
Beth
(2009)
18 weeks & 3 days30 weeks. 81
My pprom happened at 18weeks. I will go into as much detail as I can because when I was reading all these stories I wanted to know every little detail possible! Up to the pprom ... Read more »
Michelle
(2013)
18 weeks & 3 days19 weeks. 5
My pregnancy was a gift and completely wanted. I had just turned 30 and my husband and I were more than ready to welcome a baby into our lives. After struggling through 12 weeks of mo... Read more »
Gina
(2001)
18 weeks & 4 days19 weeks. 3
This was my second pregancy with no living children. My first pregnancy ended at 11 weeks with a d&c (the baby had died at 8 weeks). At 18 weeks, 3 days, I had been feeling "gas... Read more »
Jennifer
(2001)
18 weeks & 4 days19 weeks. 3
This was my first pregnancy. My hubby and I were married in 1997, and we wanted to put off having children until I was finished school (I will have my MA in Counseling Psychol... Read more »
Marion
(2002)
18 weeks & 4 days19 weeks & 2 days. 5
This was my 2nd pregnancy. My first had been trouble free with a vaginal delivery. We had been trying to conceive (not too hard) for nearly 3 years and had accepted we were not ... Read more »
Anne
(2003)
18 weeks & 4 days33 weeks. 102
When I found out I was pregnant for the second time, I was so excited! My husband and I had been trying for about 5 months. Due to some infertility problems, we had to use... Read more »
Nicole
(2004)
18 weeks & 4 days18 weeks & 6 days. 2
I am 37 years old and for the past 4 years I've battled with fibroids. For two years we tried to get pregnant. Fertility treaments you name it we tried it. After just giving ... Read more »
Marisa
(2007)
18 weeks & 4 days20 weeks. 10 Multiples
Well now I begin my heartbreaking story. My husband and I were trying to concieve for almost 1 year. I finally went to a RE and after 5 months and 3 IUI's with Gonal-F I got ... Read more »
Jennifer
(2000)
18 weeks & 5 days32 weeks & 5 days. 98
One year ago today I \"prom\'d,\" so I thought it was time I posted my story: On June 3, 1999 I had amniocentesis and the following morning, one year ago today, I sat up in be... Read more »
Julie
(2003)
18 weeks & 5 days18 weeks & 5 days. 0
I discovered I was pregnant on Nov.11, 2003, our 7th wedding anniversary. We were very excited and other than early spotting and morning sickness things were moving very smoothl... Read more »
Michelle
(2004)
18 weeks & 5 days26 weeks. 52 Multiples
We did IVF after male factor. Our first attempt at IVF was successful - twin boys due 12/8/2003. I had spotting between week 9 through 12. One July 12, 2003 I felt very tired... Read more »
Valerie
(2005)
18 weeks & 5 days22 weeks & 5 days. 28
Today is Jan. 3rd, 2005. I was due to deliver on Jan. 1st, 2005... but sadly things did not go that way. Jason and I would like to share our story of our angel daughter Devon Mi... Read more »
Tara
(2005)
18 weeks & 5 days19 weeks & 2 days. 4
On Sunday January 2nd 2005 at 3am, I woke up in a pool of what I believed to be urine. I stood up to run to the bathroom and more fluid just seeped down. I called the OB and w... Read more »
Jen
(2005)
18 weeks & 5 days29 weeks. 73
Our pregnancy with Josh began with 2 large bleeds at 13 and 15 weeks. Following the bleeds we were amazed that our little fighter was still there. We thought that was the end of... Read more »
Melissa
(2006)
18 weeks & 5 days21 weeks & 6 days. 22 Multiples
Well I just typed my story and it all erased so I will leave the link to my blog---it has my whole story in detail. Just rememeber to pray pray and pray some more, I truely be... Read more »
Melissa
(2006)
18 weeks & 5 days21 weeks & 6 days. 22 Multiples
After two IVF's and 1 son later I became pg with twin girls. I was so so happy I really thought my family would be complete. I had little bits of spotting here and there through out... Read more »
Dayna
(2007)
18 weeks & 5 days19 weeks & 2 days. 4
HI My name is Dayna Leavens this is my pPROM story. I am a very active, healthy person who had an uneventful pregnancy with a vibrant baby girl delivered vaginally 11/09/2005. My se... Read more »
Lucy
(2016)
18 weeks & 5 days35 weeks & 4 days. 118
Lucy Jones My first pregnancy my son was born at 29 weeks due to pre-eclampsia. He weighed 2lb 4 and spent 6 weeks in SCBU (Special care baby unit). He is now a happy healthy 8year o... Read more »
Sarah
(2016)
18 weeks & 5 days18 weeks & 6 days. 1
My first pregnancy had no complications, and I delivered after my water broke at 38 weeks. With my second pregnancy, everything seemed to be going fine when I started to develop a dull ... Read more »
Jade
(2016)
18 weeks & 5 days25 weeks. 44
In November 2015 my first son Tommy was born at exactly 25 weeks weighing 1lb 10oz due to me suffering from pprom a 18+5 from the moment my waters broke until I reached 21 weeks I was a... Read more »
Staci
(2006)
18 weeks & 6 days19 weeks. 1
Our story starts 13yrs ago.... Many attempts, never conceiving. Infertility issues due to obesity and severe APA (that's an immune system disorder and imbalance in your red/wh... Read more »
Katie
(2010)
18 weeks & 6 days19 weeks & 5 days. 6
This was my 5th pregnancy. My first child was born at 41.5 weeks after induction of labor. Two years later I had 2 early miscarriages at 8 and 6 weeks. My second child was born at 35... Read more »
Kristine
(2011)
18 weeks & 6 days25 weeks & 3 days. 46 Multiples
We found out we were pregnant with identical twins in June of 2011. We were excited but also very nervous about caring for two babies. We also have a three year old and lost our first... Read more »
Veronica
(2013)
18 weeks & 6 days19 weeks & 6 days. 7
During the pregnancy, I had bleeding episodes at 9 and 11 weeks. Each time the doctor looked for a SCH hematoma but none were to be found. Just when I was starting to relax and think ... Read more »
Liz
(2000)
19 weeks19 weeks. 0
My water broke last week. We rushed to the hospital and the doctor did an ultrasound and said there was very little fluid around the baby. Meanwhile his heart was beating fine... Read more »
Yolanda
(2000)
19 weeks20 weeks. 7 Multiples
After a long battle with dealing with the lost of our sons Esar Alfred & Naszeem Shakur we finally got pregnant 14 months later. I got pregnant with my second set of twins 14 ... Read more »
Julie
(2002)
19 weeks21 weeks. 14
my baby boy was perfect. we did cvs test which i think might have been problem . i had for weeks everyday discharge and mucus coming down and dr. said probably yeast infection. ... Read more »
Alison
(2003)
19 weeks37 weeks & 4 days. 130
I had an ultrasound at 17 weeks because I thought I had a spot of blood. U/S showed healthy baby, no problems, lots of fluid. About a week later I noticed some wetness in my p... Read more »
Cathy
(2003)
19 weeks24 weeks & 5 days. 40
We found out that I was pregnant in October of 2002. At 43, I had figured that my conceiving days were over. So we were surprised but very happy. Our son Chris, who is now 8,... Read more »
Sharon
(2003)
19 weeks23 weeks. 28 Multiples
At 18 weeks I started to bleed quite heavy, we rushed to the hospital, where they kept me in doing every test going. They eventually found that baby and I were fine but I had lo... Read more »
Tammy
(2003)
19 weeks19 weeks & 6 days. 6
I was at work and I had to go to the restroom. I had a case of diahrea and at the same time I felt a large gush. I was unable to tell if it was from the rear or the front. I wen... Read more »
Kristin
(2004)
19 weeks31 weeks & 3 days. 87
At 14 weeks I had siginificant bleeding that began about 2 am and finished by 6. The ultrasound was inconclusive but didn't indicate any problems with the placenta. At 19 ... Read more »
Moriah
(2005)
19 weeks34 weeks. 106
Our story starts like a lot of the others; I woke in the middle of the night to a gush of fluid. It was clear, so I assumed it was incontinence, something I had heard to expe... Read more »
Teresa
(2005)
19 weeks27 weeks & 5 days. 61
My husband and I struggled with infertility for 6 years and finally, after 7 IUI’s we tried IVF as a last ditch effort and were successful after the first try. Actually, we w... Read more »
Joy
(2005)
19 weeks21 weeks & 3 days. 17 Multiples
I had a completely uncomplicated first pregnancy and even this pregnancy was going great despite getting really big fast, we were excited about having ID twin boys. It was a hol... Read more »
Kelly
(2006)
19 weeks31 weeks & 2 days. 86
I hope that this will help provide some hope to those going through PROM pregnancies. I know that when I was going through it, I lost hope on several occasions. Reading ot... Read more »
Erica
(2007)
19 weeks21 weeks & 6 days. 20
My membranes ruptured at 19 weeks. I was admitted to the hospital and encouraged to induce labor. My husband and I decided against that beacuse his heartbeat was still strong an... Read more »
Deena
(2008)
19 weeks20 weeks & 2 days. 9
On Sunday, Jan.06,08, I experienced PROM. I was using the restroom and I felt something warm. At first I was unsure until I wiped myself. I saw something that looked like a thic... Read more »
Thuy
(2008)
19 weeks19 weeks. 0
I was not feeling quite right over the weekend and decided to call my doctor on Monday. I hadn't felt the baby move yet and was concerned, so they said to come in and the first... Read more »
Danielle
(2009)
19 weeks24 weeks & 2 days. 37
I never imagined anything bad would happen to my pregnancy and as the weeks passed I swore we were gonna be that 5% chance that made it through with just an early delivery. I ... Read more »
Regina
(2009)
19 weeks24 weeks & 6 days. 41
Jonathan (meaning "gift from God) is a miracle baby. In 2008, I had never expected any problems with pregnancy but at 14 weeks I began bleeding a little. My OB said it was ... Read more »
Beverly
(2010)
19 weeks19 weeks. 0
On 19 May 2010 I awoke to find pink tinged tissue after using the bathroom. This immediately sent me into a frenzy. Knowing what blood means this late in the game I went to ... Read more »
Elissa
(2011)
19 weeks19 weeks. 1
I was pregnant for the first time and my husband and I were thrilled. We found out that we were having a little girl. We had done it all, registered, got a crib and changing table, and ... Read more »
Shelley
(2013)
19 weeks30 weeks. 77
IVF, initially a triplet pregnancy; 13 wks selective reduction of twins babies A&B sharing placenta, continued pregnancy of singleton baby C with own placenta; 14 wks flu-like with feve... Read more »
Tineka
(2013)
19 weeks32 weeks & 2 days. 93
Hello, before I start I\'d like to say thankyou too all the Mothers who have shared there stories. This support page helped keep me possitive throughout my pregnancy. After trying to co... Read more »
Beth
(2004)
19 weeks20 weeks & 2 days. 8
I have been with my partner for 18 years. After 12 years of using the same birth control method we were very surprised to find out we were pregnant. After the initial shock ... Read more »
Vicky
(2005)
19 weeks33 weeks. 98
My waters broke at 19+1. They went with a trickel at first but then started gushing. A few times i would stay dry but then it was as though the baby was bloking the hole and th... Read more »
Holly
(2009)
19 weeks30 weeks. 76
I learned I was pregnant on labor day 2008. We were excited since we had been trying to get pregnant for a few months. Shortly after we found out we were pregnant I started bl... Read more »
Fran
(2002)
19 weeks & 2 days19 weeks & 3 days. 1
I found out that I was pregnant on October 17, 2001. My husband and I were so excited as this was our first pregnancy and we conceived very quickly. Our due date was June 24, ... Read more »
Jennifer
(2004)
19 weeks & 2 days34 weeks. 103 Multiples
Up until the PPROM, I was having a normal twin pregnancy. I had a 2 year old son, Harrison, at home, and he was a normal full-term pregnancy, so I had no reason to think that a... Read more »
Georgeann
(2007)
19 weeks & 2 days19 weeks & 5 days. 3
Hi my name is Georgeann Todd I am just able to sit here and write my story.I was implanted with 2 embryos on Feb 4th 2006 and with a miracle, one of them took. I was told early ... Read more »
Jen
(2008)
19 weeks & 2 days39 weeks & 2 days. 140
We found out we were pregnant with our first on November 15, 2007. We were so excited! The pregnancy went along very smoothly - no morning sickness, and I felt great. At ... Read more »
Karen
(2009)
19 weeks & 2 days26 weeks. 48 Multiples
In January 2008 I had my first round of IVF and found out a few weeks later that I was pregnant with twins. At 9 weeks I started bleeding and found out I had what was called sub... Read more »
Jeanne
(2011)
19 weeks & 2 days33 weeks & 2 days. 98
Archie heres his story, on my 19th week plus 2days of pregnancy i thought i kept wetting myself, i phoned my midwife who said it could be but it also could be my waters i could have r... Read more »
Amy
(2000)
19 weeks & 3 days19 weeks & 6 days. 3
I am 34 years old. This was my first pregnancy. We\'d been trying for 6 months but my husband knew we wouldn\'t get pregnant until we were married. He was right, and once we wer... Read more »
Lisa
(2001)
19 weeks & 3 days19 weeks & 3 days. 0
Our loss occurred on July 31, 2001. I've waited several months to tell my story because it's just been too painful. (It's a little long, so I apologize ahead of time!) ... Read more »
Marlene
(2003)
19 weeks & 3 days20 weeks & 4 days. 8
My husband and I married late. Neither one of us had been married before. We wanted to try to have a family. On our first attempt we had a miscarriage at about 10 weeks. We went... Read more »
Amber
(2004)
19 weeks & 3 days26 weeks & 4 days. 50
This was my first pregnancy and a very stressful one. I began having heavy bleeding at 10weeks and then again at 14 weeks. Ultrasound showed a blood clot behind my placenta ca... Read more »
Stacey
(2004)
19 weeks & 3 days35 weeks & 5 days. 114
My PPROM story begins like so many others. During the first trimester of my pregnancy I had a significant amount of bleeding. It started when I was 13 weeks 3 days with some s... Read more »
claire
(2004)
19 weeks & 3 days28 weeks & 3 days. 63
I started bleeding at about 8 weeks into my pregnancy and bleed on and off untill 19 weeks, had about 5 ultrasounds and was told everything was fine, there was just no answers a... Read more »
Rhonda
(2006)
19 weeks & 3 days20 weeks. 5
This was my third pregnancy and everything seemed to be going well until my nightmare began. I had some light bleeding that my doctors attributed to a cervical polyp that they "... Read more »
Shalonda
(2006)
19 weeks & 3 days20 weeks & 5 days. 9
After having the wedding of my dreams in June 2006; my husband and I hoped for a honeymoon baby. Close enough I conceived in July. I was put on bed-rest Nov 3rd @ 18 wks 5 day... Read more »
Elly
(2007)
19 weeks & 3 days21 weeks & 3 days. 14
After having had a miscarriage, and 2 ectopic pregnancies (both of which resulted in the loss of a fallopian tube) we resorted to IVF to help us get pregnant. On the 2nd attemp... Read more »
Rebecca
(2009)
19 weeks & 3 days35 weeks & 6 days. 115
I was 19 weeks pregnant when at work I felt a sudden rush of fluid. I thought that I had urinated on myself and didn't think much of it. It continued over the next few days bu... Read more »
Victoria
(2011)
19 weeks & 3 days19 weeks & 6 days. 3
Hello everyone, I am new to this site and wanted to share my story. I, like so many of you had the unfortunate experience of PPROM with my first child at 19+3 weeks. I had no idea wh... Read more »
Stefanie
(2002)
19 weeks & 4 days29 weeks & 2 days. 68
My husband and I tried for four years to become pregnant. Finally after IVF/ICSI, I became pregnant. We were both so thrilled. I read several pregnancy books and even kept tr... Read more »
Chris
(2004)
19 weeks & 4 days19 weeks & 6 days. 2
I was diagnosed with a unicornuate uterus several years ago. After 12 IUIs and 2 IVF cycles, I finally became pregnant in October 02. I asked both my RE and my OB whether my u... Read more »
Yas
(2004)
19 weeks & 4 days19 weeks & 6 days. 2
First of all , thanks for such a nice and useful site which helps the people like me whom suffer from PROM . I had it without any sign when i was in the restroom . I was at work... Read more »
Janet
(2006)
19 weeks & 4 days32 weeks & 6 days. 93
I am writing Addison's PROM story with tears of graditude and joy in my heart. Our little Addison's journey started out rocky from the very beginning. Her mother, my niece, an... Read more »
Christina
(2009)
19 weeks & 4 days36 weeks. 115
after having had 4 miscarriges we fell pregnant with liam the pregnancy was full of problems from day one i had alot of bleeding and was a regular at the scanning. at 19 weeks ... Read more »
Danielle
(2010)
19 weeks & 4 days24 weeks. 31
I lost a baby to Pprom last July a 24 week old still born. I got pregant again, a month later. Scared to death most the pregnancy but I now have a beautiful 3 week old girl b... Read more »
Jennifer
(1999)
19 weeks & 5 days20 weeks. 2
I\'m 27 years old and have been healthy all my life. I was shocked when I had a miscarriage at 5 weeks with my first child. My second child (Alyssa, now 2) was full term, perfe... Read more »
Jeannette
(2002)
19 weeks & 5 days21 weeks & 3 days. 12
Hi my name is Jeannette! My first pregnacy was pritty normal she was born 8-3-99 at 36 weeks. But after that we have had 3 miscarages before 13 weeks. This pregnacy... Read more »
Jeannette
(2003)
19 weeks & 5 days23 weeks. 23
Update Story: My little girl was born still born on 12-22-02. She was 1lb 2oz 12inch long. On 12-22-02 I woke up at 6 am to go to the bathroom. I looked down and there was ... Read more »
Althea
(2004)
19 weeks & 5 days19 weeks & 5 days. 0
Thanks for joining to read my story! I was 19wks pregnant with no complication up until this point. I began to have intense cramping. I made a trip to the ER on Valentine's Day... Read more »
Esther
(2004)
19 weeks & 5 days20 weeks. 3
This is my 2nd loss to PPROM. My water broke both times while I was sleeping. I felt nothing to warn me. Everything had been normal with both pregnancies until then. With ou... Read more »
Christine
(2004)
19 weeks & 5 days19 weeks & 5 days. 0 Multiples
My husband and I have a 2 year old. We decided to do IVF treatment again as we did with our daughter. I found out we were pregnant with twins in June. The pregnancy was diffi... Read more »
Melissa
(2005)
19 weeks & 5 days26 weeks. 45
Our Baby has Wings, After becoming pregnant I suffered from various complications. I had hyperthyroid, but the most important being that I bled for the entire first trimes... Read more »
Julie
(2011)
19 weeks & 5 days32 weeks. 86
I had an SCH at 9 weeks that did not resolve. At 19w 5 days my water broke. I was on home bed rest until 24 weeks. I was then on hospital bedrest until I hit 32 weeks. During my hos... Read more »
Heidi
(2012)
19 weeks & 5 days22 weeks & 7 days. 23
I had a very difficult pregnancy right from the start. This was my 2nd pregnancy, I had an 18 month old boy at the time I found out I was pregnant and had a full term and normal pregnan... Read more »
Angelina
(2004)
19 weeks & 6 days28 weeks & 3 days. 60
I woke up to go to work one Friday morning and felt like I had wet the bed. Embarassed, I took a shower and began to get dressed when I felt a big gush of fluid. I thought to my... Read more »
Samantha
(2004)
19 weeks & 6 days20 weeks. 1
After TTC for 3 years, Jan 2003 I found out I was pregnant and was due October 20th 2003. We were so happy, as to we were waiting for this for 3 long years. Everything was goi... Read more »
Mel
(2004)
19 weeks & 6 days23 weeks & 6 days. 28
My Pregnancy was going along well until around 14 weeks when i started spotting a little and had some slight back pain. The doctor sent me for an early ultrasound to which ever... Read more »
Christina
(2006)
19 weeks & 6 days20 weeks & 3 days. 4 Multiples
Nick and I decided in April 2006 that it was the right time to start trying for a family. We've been together for a long time and married in November 2005. Well, had we known ... Read more »
Emma
(2007)
19 weeks & 6 days33 weeks. 92
Hi, my name is Emma and I am married to Gareth. We already had a healthy 2 year old son when I became pregnant for the secong time. At 6 weeks into the pregnancy I experienced... Read more »
Chelsea
(2008)
19 weeks & 6 days23 weeks & 2 days. 24
I found out I was pregnant on March 14, 2008. I was ecstatic. My husband was deployed to Iraq in August of 07 and had come home on his mid tour leave in Feb 08. We were trying for a... Read more »
Maria
(2013)
19 weeks & 6 days29 weeks & 2 days. 66
I can\'t believe I am actually sharing my story here. I remember being on bed rest and reading over and over these stories. Specially the ones close to my gestation. They gave me hope... Read more »
Renate
(1998)
20 weeks20 weeks & 2 days. 2
I gave birth to a perfect full term baby boy in February of 1997. I got pregnant with our second child 14 months later. The first half of the pregnancy was effortless and health... Read more »
Jennifer
(1999)
20 weeks20 weeks. 0
My name is Jennifer, and in May 1997 I was carrying my daughter, Lindsey. I had recently moved to Los Angeles, and my family had planned an early baby shower for me back home in... Read more »
Brian and Jeanne
(2001)
20 weeks34 weeks & 6 days. 104
My wife prommed at twenty weeks and we were told that she would give birth in the next 24 hrs to 2 weeks. We were told of the potential problems and decided to let God decide o... Read more »
Digna
(2001)
20 weeks31 weeks & 5 days. 82
My story is a miracle of miracles. Due to an abusive 1st marriage I had my tubes tied after my second daughter who is now 13. I also have a 15 year old. A couple years after sep... Read more »
Diane
(2002)
20 weeks35 weeks. 105
My membranes ruptured completely at 20 weeks (it was very obvious). I went to the hospital, and they told me I would deliver any time. When I didn't deliver that night, they s... Read more »
PAMELA
(2002)
20 weeks20 weeks. 0
I recently loss a baby due to Premature Rupture Of te Membranes. I had a scan 3 days before it happen. Would the sonogram had sow that someting was going on with my cervix? I... Read more »
Samone
(2002)
20 weeks30 weeks & 2 days. 72
This was my second PROM. My first ended after eight weeks of hospitalization with a very sad outcome. This pregnancy, ended very wonderfully. During my fifth month, we were... Read more »
Kimberly
(2003)
20 weeks21 weeks & 6 days. 13
I'm just writing this to tell my story and get a little off my chest. I just turned 18 years old and am a senior in high school. I found out I was pregnant last September with m... Read more »
Kristina
(2006)
20 weeks25 weeks & 2 days. 37
When I first discovered I was pregnant, I had some mild bleeding, which I've since read may be linked with PROM. At the time, however, I was told that some bleeding was common i... Read more »
Anonymous
(2006)
20 weeks20 weeks & 3 days. 3
On the morning of June 17th, I saw my 20 wk pregnant wife waking up with extreme cramps and she also mentioned she had few spottings and minimal water drain. We immediatly rushe... Read more »
Joane
(2007)
20 weeks28 weeks. 56
It all started on March 27th when we went for our 20-week ultrasound. I was 20w4d. Everything was fine, except the baby was positioned too low to see the base of the spine, so... Read more »
Christine
(2008)
20 weeks20 weeks. 0
We lost our son, Rex at a little over 20 weeks on 12/2/07. My pregnancy (this was our first) was very normal up to the day of our loss. I was an exersize nut, and insisted on ... Read more »
Diane
(2008)
20 weeks28 weeks & 4 days. 60 Multiples
My entire pregnancy was a roller coaster, starting with the wonderful news that I was expecting twins. From very early on, I had mild spotting which I was told was normal ... Read more »
Melanie
(2009)
20 weeks20 weeks & 4 days. 4 Multiples
I found out I was pregnant with twins when I was 7 weeks pregnant. I was thrilled! I already have two boys, ages 8 and 4, and their pregnancies were perfect... no complications ... Read more »
Tamara
(2010)
20 weeks27 weeks. 49
I had never heard of PPROM but I was very familiar with miscarriages. I had 3 previous miscarriages they all started the same unexplained bleeding. But this time was different I... Read more »
Louise
(2010)
20 weeks20 weeks. 0
My water broke at 20 weeks , was taken straight to hospital where they checked my cervix , I had started to dialate , Had blood tests done and some internal swabbings , got mov... Read more »
Danielle
(2012)
20 weeks25 weeks. 35
I am the proud mommy of two boys, Rex (2yrs old) and Jack (who became an angel on 3/2/12). My first pregnancy with Rex was really textbook. I got pregnant right away, carried full term.... Read more »
Jo
(2013)
20 weeks28 weeks & 5 days. 61
I found this website to be a huge source of support and information when my waters broke unexpectedly and am now wanting to share my story with you - hoping it may help someone. My w... Read more »
L
(2013)
20 weeks27 weeks & 3 days. 52 Multiples
I was pregnant with B/G twins. Had a small SCH around week 13 that dissapated a week or two later. On January 1st, I woke up in the middle of the night with a trickle dripping down my l... Read more »
Holly
(2004)
20 weeks21 weeks. 7
It has now been 2 months 9 days since my little Gabriel died. Saying that this experience has been shocking or unbelievable doesn't even begin to describe my feelings! Aft... Read more »
Natasha
(2010)
20 weeks26 weeks. 42
This was our second pregnancy, but our first had ended in a missed miscarriage. From 5 weeks onwards, I would have episodes of spotting or bleeding (bright pink or red blood) about onc... Read more »
Tiffany
(2012)
20 weeks29 weeks & 5 days. 67
I was walking to my final exam for my college class when I felt a gush of water leak unto the concrete. I was rushed to the hospital and told I would most likely miscarry and I was giv... Read more »
Angela
(2002)
20 weeks & 2 days22 weeks & 2 days. 14
My husband and I tried very hard to have a baby, and finally after an IVF cycle, we received the wonderful news that we were pregnant! I can't explain how happy we were. I... Read more »
Heather
(2009)
20 weeks & 2 days20 weeks & 2 days. 0 Multiples
I have two sons 16 and 8. I really was unprepared to find out I was pregnant again. I found out in July. I always knew that this pregancy was different. I was unusually sick and... Read more »
Jessica
(2011)
20 weeks & 2 days25 weeks & 2 days. 35
Our Story is truly a miracle and if you are on bed rest with the numbers against you and your baby, weighted down with all the stress of not knowing what will happen next, surrounded... Read more »
Domenica
(2012)
20 weeks & 2 days22 weeks & 4 days. 16 Multiples
Twin pregnancy from first IVF/ICSI. Lost twin A at 8 weeks and pregnancy became singleton. Lost daughter due to pprom at 22 weeks.... Read more »
Sarah
(2001)
20 weeks & 3 days30 weeks & 4 days. 71
I had a perfectly normal pregnancy with my son and went to go get my ultrasound at 19 weeks and was called back from the doctor and told that I had low fluid or oligohydramnio... Read more »
Nicola
(2003)
20 weeks & 3 days22 weeks. 11
I had been so desperate to have a baby, its something I've dreamed of for years. Then I met my husband 4 1/2 yrs ago. We got engaged after just 1 year, but left it for 2 1/2 yr... Read more »
Laurie
(2004)
20 weeks & 3 days22 weeks & 3 days. 14
Early on in my pregnancy I had a corpus leuteal cyst that seemed to diminish in size properly. I also had intermittant spotting during the first trimester. The doctor put me o... Read more »
Carol
(2007)
20 weeks & 3 days32 weeks. 81
OK here we go... On January 9, 2006 I had an amniocentesis due to maternal age...38. Let me preface this by saying I had had 2 other amnios with other pregnancies, this being m... Read more »
Kate
(2009)
20 weeks & 3 days22 weeks & 4 days. 15 Multiples
I found the kanalen website so much comfort and help when my waters broke. My waters broke on twin 1 with a gush at 20 weeks and three days (although at the time I thought I was... Read more »
Marianne
(2009)
20 weeks & 3 days20 weeks & 4 days. 1
After reading so many of your stories I thought I would share mine. Reading about the other women has in a way helped me over come what happend to me. I learned I was pregnant... Read more »
Jazzmere
(2003)
20 weeks & 4 days20 weeks & 5 days. 1
I found out I was pregnant in November of 2002, I was happy and also a little scared. I am 17 and a high school senior, so I will be graduating soon, that was the most scariest... Read more »
Jessica
(2004)
20 weeks & 4 days20 weeks & 6 days. 2
This is a very difficult time for me as I still feel that I'm dreaming. I was pregnant with my second baby when PROM happened. I was 20 weeks along in my pregnancy and my ob/g... Read more »
Tracy
(2004)
20 weeks & 4 days33 weeks & 4 days. 91
This is the story of my third pregnancy. The first trimester seemed to go well, but things began to change as I entered the 2nd trimester. Around 14-16 weeks I started to have... Read more »
Candace
(2009)
20 weeks & 4 days25 weeks & 2 days. 33
I had experienced three years of infertility before becoming pregnant through our first round of IVF treatments. We were absolutely thrilled to be expecting, but our fertilit... Read more »
Shy
(2000)
20 weeks & 5 days20 weeks & 5 days. 0
My boyfriend and I found out that we were going to have our first child, in September of 1999. We were both pretty happy and things. There was alot of stress. Because my ... Read more »
Jaime
(2002)
20 weeks & 5 days21 weeks & 4 days. 6
I'm 21 years of age, I had my 1st child when I was 17 years old. When I started my prenatal visits everything seemed to be going great. The baby was growing ahead of schedule.... Read more »
Kim
(2003)
20 weeks & 5 days32 weeks & 3 days. 82
My husband and I have tried to get pg for 5 years. We did everything from 7 IUIs to 3 IVFs. Well, the third IVF worked and were pg with twins. Unfortunately, one of the twins ... Read more »
Shannon
(2005)
20 weeks & 5 days20 weeks & 6 days. 1
I was shocked to learn that I was pregnant 12 yrs after my first pregnancy, which resulted in a healthy daughter born at 38 wks, despite 1st trimester placental abruption & pr... Read more »
Kat
(2006)
20 weeks & 5 days21 weeks. 3
I knew nothing about what happened to me until after it was all over and I started reading. It was early on a Sunday morning when I woke up to a little leak. I assumed it wa... Read more »
Frederique
(2008)
20 weeks & 5 days36 weeks & 4 days. 111
My rupture occured at 20 weeks on a Friday. It was the worst day of my life as we thought for sure I was miscarrying. We rushed to the hospital where we found out the baby ... Read more »
Kim
(2003)
20 weeks & 6 days23 weeks & 2 days. 17
I currently have a daughter age 2( normal pregnancy). I was pregnant with my 2nd child and at 21.6 weeks I leaked some fluid during intercourse. I knew instantly that this was ... Read more »
Margaret
(2006)
20 weeks & 6 days32 weeks & 4 days. 82
I just want to begin by saying to all who read this and are experiencing pprom- my heart goes out to you and it is my sincere prayer that you remain strong- regardless of wheth... Read more »
Matthew
(2008)
20 weeks & 6 days21 weeks. 1
Ok so where to start.... We are lucky and blessed individuals who are not used to facing bad luck. The pregnancy was completely normal, we are both fit healthy and active ind... Read more »
Melissa
(2000)
21 weeks21 weeks & 3 days. 3
I found out i was pregnant in November, about 2 months after I got married. We were both scared and completely excited. Everything was fine until April 3, 2000, I was ex... Read more »
Kay
(2000)
21 weeks33 weeks. 84
On December 22 I was visiting my mother and had a big gush of bright red blood. I was in my 14th week of pregnancy. My mom took me to the emergency room and they said I was prob... Read more »
Jodi
(2001)
21 weeks21 weeks & 2 days. 2
It was Nov. 4 1995. I woke up in great anticipation as it was my first born's first birthday (I was also 4 months pregnant). I had a busy day of birthday plans ahead of me. ... Read more »
Jodi
(2001)
21 weeks27 weeks. 42
I'll start by hoping this story will help and give hope to someone in need. At the age of 28 I gave birth to a son (textbook pregnancy). At 29 I prommed at 21 weeks an... Read more »
Gillian
(2004)
21 weeks29 weeks. 56
The day I found out I was having a baby was the happiest I have ever felt in my life. The next week I was due to have a hysterectomy after years of fibroids and other problems. ... Read more »
Carol
(2005)
21 weeks26 weeks & 4 days. 39 Multiples
My story is bittersweet. I was pregnant with twins. My daughter lived and is thriving. My son was not so fortunate and died in my arms after six days. Here is my story. I h... Read more »
Loria
(2007)
21 weeks21 weeks & 2 days. 2
On Aug. 31 I started feeling what I thought were contractions. I felt this weird tightening every few minutes but tried to ignore it and went to bed. The next morning, I did ... Read more »
Cynthia
(2008)
21 weeks23 weeks & 2 days. 16
Everything was fine. I was just standing there, waiting in line for lunch at burger king when my water broke. I called my husband at work and asked what I should do, he ... Read more »
Jamie
(2003)
21 weeks22 weeks. 6
I hadn't even had a normal cycle after my first trimester miscarriage when I discovered that I was pregnant again. I was anxious and hopeful, and wished every day for this preg... Read more »
Tabatha
(2005)
21 weeks21 weeks. 0
We lost our baby girl on February 8, 2005. My water broke at 11:30pm on Monday and I was taking to the hospital. At the hospital they told me that all my water had gone. The ... Read more »
Tarryn
(2006)
21 weeks34 weeks & 2 days. 92
We want to share our story to give others hope. POSITIVE THOUGHT, PRAYER and a GOOD SUPPORT SYSTEM definitely helped us. Miracles do happen and our little boy Seth is a testamen... Read more »
Lara
(2007)
21 weeks22 weeks & 4 days. 10
Hi. I'm Lara, and my story is like many of yours. I found out I was pregnant in April,and after trying for 15 months, we were ectstatic. It was our first. Things seemed to start... Read more »
Mary
(2010)
21 weeks31 weeks. 70
Problems with my second pregnancy started at just six weeks when I started bleeding. I was told it was implantation bleeding. I bled for about three days. A week later I start... Read more »
Marni
(2005)
21 weeks & 2 days23 weeks & 3 days. 15
My pregnancy was not very easy from the start. I spent the first months nauseous, tired, and an ocean away from my husband. As soon as I returned to Canada I had a terrible scar... Read more »
Ursula
(2006)
21 weeks & 2 days21 weeks & 5 days. 3
I’ve often heard people say that something was a “defining moment” in their life. I never really understood how one could determine what defines their life until it was al... Read more »
Linda
(2002)
21 weeks & 3 days21 weeks & 3 days. 0
I buried my 21 week old son James Douglas, on Saturday February 16th,2002. I did not want him to always be alone, so I purchased my own place to be buried. We will share a famil... Read more »
Tania
(2004)
21 weeks & 3 days21 weeks & 3 days. 0
On July 16 I was on my way to work feeling great and looking really pregnant..with no warning water began gushing down my leg in a New York City train station..I immediately kne... Read more »
Christie
(2007)
21 weeks & 3 days33 weeks. 81
After stuggling with infertility and going through many tests and procedures, we got pregnant with our second IVF cycle. We did have a vanishing twin which is the reason they... Read more »
Lavinia
(2004)
21 weeks & 4 days21 weeks & 7 days. 3
well, It's been a year since my sweet,prove baby died,I was 21 weeks and everything seem fine although I was having occastional pressure beneath my belly button. I used clomid... Read more »
Kathy
(2006)
21 weeks & 4 days29 weeks & 2 days. 54
At the beginning of 2005, my husband and I decided we were ready to add a baby to our household, but we never dreamed what we would have to ordeal in order to have her. I began... Read more »
Cameron
(2003)
21 weeks & 5 days28 weeks & 4 days. 48 Multiples
At 21.5 weeks, I was admitted to the hospital with a dialated cervix and baby A's bag was hanging out. We were given some choices and decided to try an emergency cerclage where... Read more »
Samantha
(2006)
21 weeks & 5 days42 weeks & 2 days. 144
My water broke after a stressful day at nursing school. I had been having bad cramps for about a month, but my Dr thought it wasn't serious, and likely due to my 10cm fibroid. My ... Read more »
Stephanie
(2008)
21 weeks & 5 days27 weeks & 2 days. 39
At about 6 pregs I started to spot ever so slightly. I was on vacation in Nashville. I didn't think anything of it cause everything I have read said this is nothing to worry abo... Read more »
Jessyka
(2012)
21 weeks & 5 days28 weeks & 6 days. 50
My pPROM Story; The Story of Axel I “pPROM’ed” (Preterm Premature Rupture of Membranes) ...my water broke at 21w 5d. I was immediately told to abort and that my boy would never m... Read more »
Sheryl
(2003)
21 weeks & 6 days28 weeks & 2 days. 45
My husband and I had been trying to conceive for the 7 years that we were married. Finally, after many treatments we were blessed with our first child, Brianna who was born on ... Read more »
Victoria
(2011)
21 weeks & 6 days25 weeks & 6 days. 28
My waters broke at 21 weeks and 6 days, for no obvious reason. They told me I had to terminate, they told me this over and over again, and that he had no chance of survival. They said h... Read more »
Deborah
(1997)
22 weeks35 weeks. 91

\"Shane Shane Nelson 1 day old. 6 lbs 7 oz ( 2920 grams )... Read more »

Angel
(2005)
22 weeks24 weeks. 15
A couple of days before X-Mas I noticed that my panties were wet with fluid so I got up out of my sleep and immediately called my doctor. I knew this wasn't urine so I went to ... Read more »
Denise
(2006)
22 weeks22 weeks. 1
Just before my daughter turned 8 months old, I conceived a second. Since I was still breastfeeding, getting back to a fulltime job, and taking care of our baby, it was an exhaustin... Read more »
Gaz
(2009)
22 weeks37 weeks & 5 days. 110
I was driving to a work meeting when I got a call from my partner: we had just been for a routine scan and she had been asked to stay behind because the "the amniotic fluid was ... Read more »
Ana
(2001)
22 weeks22 weeks & 2 days. 1
My last menstal period was 11-16-2000 when I was 21 weeks into my pregnancy I started having contractions and pink mucus my doctor gave me a medecine (Brethine 2.5MG)and send me... Read more »
Hope
(2004)
22 weeks28 weeks & 5 days. 46
My husband and I were so happy when we got pregnant. This was our first baby and at 8 weeks into the pregnancy we found out we were having twins. At 20 weeks we found out they... Read more »
Danielle
(2004)
22 weeks22 weeks & 3 days. 2
En route to San Diego from Baltimore, I was 22 weeks 1 day pregnant with my 1st baby (I had a missed miscarriage back in December @ 10 weeks.) On the connection from Las Vegas ... Read more »
Carrie
(2010)
22 weeks22 weeks & 2 days. 1
After losing my first child, I vowed to come back to this site if I ever had a full term pregnancy to inspire all woman who have suffered the loss of their child due to pprom an... Read more »
Natalie
(2010)
22 weeks32 weeks. 70
My water broke with baby #4 at 22 weeks 1 day. My husband and I were both devastated, and the thought of having to deliver my baby who was alive was even more heart breaking. I was ad... Read more »
Darla
(2003)
22 weeks & 2 days22 weeks & 3 days. 1
My name is Darla. I never thought that I would have any problems with pregnancy, since it was so easy for us to conceive. In July of 2002 I became pregnant on our first try. 7 ... Read more »
Laura
(2005)
22 weeks & 2 days24 weeks. 12
Very sadly, our darling baby Ethan was born after a long fight with PROM. I was on a bunsines trip in the US and for the whole week I thought that I was getting really we... Read more »
Anna
(2005)
22 weeks & 2 days22 weeks & 3 days. 1
I was sound asleep when I awoke to a bed full of water. I woke my husband and told him I did not know what was happening. This was my first pregnancy. My husband thought well ... Read more »
Tiffany
(2008)
22 weeks & 2 days22 weeks & 3 days. 1
This was my first pregnancy and it was fabulous. I had no problems aside from having pneumonia early on. I did everything right and had never even thought that I may be a candid... Read more »
Kris
(2012)
22 weeks & 2 days22 weeks & 4 days. 2
I had a difficult pregnancy from the beginning with lots of bleeding, etc. I was on progesterone, 17P, modified bedrest, etc. At 16 weeks, my cervix started softening. At 22 weeks, 2... Read more »
Rachel
(2004)
22 weeks & 3 days22 weeks & 4 days. 1
My PROM pregnancy started uneventfully, except for a small amount of spotting in my first trimester. Then, at 22 weeks and 3 days I woke up in the middle of the night with a fe... Read more »
Kerry
(2009)
22 weeks & 3 days27 weeks & 3 days. 35
My husband Aaron and I were very happy to find out that we were expecting our first child on November 19, 2008. I was very nervous as this was my first pregnancy but other than... Read more »
Dina
(2002)
22 weeks & 4 days24 weeks & 2 days. 12
I had a regular doctors appt. on September 11, 2002. That morning I noticed blood in my discharge. I was a worry wart over everything with my pregnancy so seeing blood made me... Read more »
Deepa
(2003)
22 weeks & 4 days22 weeks & 5 days. 1
Hi friends I got back from the hospital last evening and it is still difficult for me to fathom what happened. 36 hours ago all was well, I was working in the office.I was ... Read more »
Heidi
(2007)
22 weeks & 5 days23 weeks & 7 days. 9
i was 23 wks pregnant when i started leaking fluid i thought maybe it was just urine but called my dr n was told to go to the hospital.I found out my water had leaked out not mu... Read more »
Amy
(2010)
22 weeks & 6 days23 weeks & 2 days. 3 Multiples
I want to tell you first that my story has two endings - a happy ending because I now have a 8 month old baby from a later healthy pregnancy, but a very sad ending because an earlier tw... Read more »
Shawna
(2007)
23 weeks23 weeks & 2 days. 2
pPROM Story On December 22nd 2006, I was 23 weeks pregnant and enjoying a few days at the beach with friends who came to spend the holidays together. But on December 23rd I... Read more »
Jessica
(2007)
23 weeks38 weeks. 106
HI MY NAME JESSICA AND I'M A 22 YEAR OLD WITH TWO CHILDREN. MY LAST CHILD WHO WAS THANKFULLY BORN 09/23/2007 AT 3 POUNDS AND 10 OUNCES, 17 INCHES AND WAS BORN ON MY 38 WEEK. ... Read more »
Lauren
(2010)
23 weeks30 weeks & 5 days. 54
I had a very difficult pregnancy from the beginning. I had a partial placenta abruptio early in the preganncy that resulted in bleeding until about 20 weeks. After the blee... Read more »
Heather
(2003)
23 weeks23 weeks. 0
On August 4,2003 at 10:05am our son Aiden was born. A day that was suppose to be a joyous day turned out to be a nightmare come true. My water broke at 7:00am that morning and... Read more »
Jennifer
(2011)
23 weeks34 weeks. 76
I was highrisk when I first became pregnant due to Type 1 Diabetes. I was seeing an endocrinologist every 2 weeks and was monitoring my bloodsugars from when I first found out I was pre... Read more »
Lisa
(2004)
23 weeks & 5 days26 weeks. 16
Hi Everyone- Let me first start by saying how glad I am to see a web site like this. My hope is that my story will add to the inspiration that others here have shared. I... Read more »
Denise
(2007)
23 weeks & 5 days33 weeks. 65
In January of 2007 we found out we were expected our second child and our first son. The pregnancy was a normal one we found out we were having a boy at our 12 week appoint... Read more »
Tiffany
(2013)
23 weeks & 5 days32 weeks & 3 days. 61
At 23 weeks and 5 days pregnant, I was working from home one friday and felt a gush of water. I knew immediately that something was not right. I dialled an ambulance & they took me stra... Read more »
Kim
(2011)
24 weeks & 2 days27 weeks & 2 days. 21
At 23 weeks 4 days I rushed to the ER thinking my water had broke. Get your giggles out now, I thought I peed my pants also thank you! Once I got to the ER they did the test to see if i... Read more »
Bre
(2012)
25 weeks30 weeks. 35
I gave birth to a beautiful baby girl (2lbs)at 30 weeks . I was rushed to the hospital at 25 weeks and remained there on bed rest for 5 weeks. My wonderful daughter is now a bright and... Read more »
Bre
(2012)
25 weeks30 weeks. 35
My baby girl did survive!... Read more »
Laura
(2015)
25 weeks0 weeks. -175
My water brock suddenly 14th July around 5pm I lost alot of fluids babies heart beat is as strong as can be I\'m still in hospital today is day 4 I go for a scan to check if baby is rep... Read more »
Dana
(2006)
25 weeks & 3 days27 weeks. 11
on march 6 i was in a car accident, i was unconcious for a week, my baby was monitered through ultrasound and said to be fine. i was later sent home on bedrest but readmitted days... Read more »
Anna
(2008)
25 weeks & 5 days38 weeks & 4 days. 90
Hello. Please hold HOPE and COURAGE that each and every day you continue with your pregnancy you are nurturing your little one with your love and protection. Even one more day mak... Read more »
Marie
(2010)
26 weeks & 5 days27 weeks. 3
This was a long awaited pregnancy, everything we ever wanted. The pregnancy was without problem, I did not suffer any of the traditional Inconveniences. Our nightmare started... Read more »
kadie
(2002)
27 weeks & 6 days28 weeks. 1
Hi my name is kadie and i was pregnent at 27 weeks with my daughter and i was playing cards with a bunch of friends and it ws summer at the time i was wearing gray shorts and my... Read more »
Pj
(2010)
29 weeks34 weeks. 35
My wife’s membranes ruptured at 29 weeks. It was a traumatic experience for both of us and one that I wish on no one. If you are reading this I assume that you are in a similar boat. ... Read more »
Sandi
(2001)
30 weeks42 weeks. 84
When I was 30 weeks pregnant with my second baby, my water broke and gushed out as I was doing some housecleaning. I freaked out and immediately called my midwife. She advis... Read more »
Crystal
(2005)
30 weeks30 weeks. 0
I WAS 30 WEEK PREGNANT WITH MY 6TH BABY. FOUR OF MY BABIES WERE PROM AND THE LAST WAS INDUCED 10 WEEKS EARLY DO TO PROBLEMS WITH BOTH OUR HEARTS. LAST WEEK MY WATER BROKE AND TH... Read more »
Lauren
(2007)
30 weeks & 6 days34 weeks & 2 days. 24
The pregnancy seemed perfectly normal, although with first trimester bleeding that did not concern my OB. Just before 31 weeks my water broke and I was admitted to the hospital... Read more »
Renee
(2004)
32 weeks34 weeks & 6 days. 20
At 31wks 3days I noticed that my Braxton Hicks contractions were becoming very regular, with 3 per hour. I also had some back pain. I had my next doctor appointment in two d... Read more »
Sarah
(2007)
32 weeks & 2 days32 weeks & 4 days. 2
this was my 4th pregnancy, and so far my worst! from the very beginning i had been sick, tired (doesnt help being pg 3 months after birth of last baby) and just didnt feel right... Read more »
Laura
(2010)
32 weeks & 4 days35 weeks & 2 days. 19
I started a "slow leak" at 32 weeks and 4 days. I was put in the hospital for 8 days and then they released me because I was no longer leaking (sealed up). I saw the Dr. every week af... Read more »
Melissa
(2004)
32 weeks & 5 days34 weeks & 2 days. 11
I experienced PPROM at 32 weeks while out grocery shopping. Since I had suffered from numerous UTI's during each of my three pregnancies (and consequently seemed to have a very... Read more »
Julie
(2000)
33 weeks33 weeks. 0
JORDAN\'S STORY Due date: 12-12-95 Birth date: 23-10-95 My first pregnancy was a time of excitement and very uneventful until that fateful day. It started out no... Read more »
Shannon
(2001)
33 weeks33 weeks. 0
With this pregnancy, it seemed as though I was in and out of the hospital constantly with problems ranging from dehydration (I had to be put on medication to help hold food down... Read more »
Robyn
(2001)
32 weeks & 7 days35 weeks & 2 days. 16
At 32 weeks my water broke and I went to the hospital thinking I would go into labor. The tests showed that it wasn't amniotic fluid and sent me back to work. I knew in fact th... Read more »
Rukmani
(2001)
33 weeks & 4 days33 weeks & 5 days. 1
Hi, I was 33 weeks pregnant with my first child when I felt fluid leaking out. I was advised by my midwife to go to hospital where I was told my waters had broken. I was giv... Read more »
Donna
(2002)
33 weeks & 4 days33 weeks & 4 days. 0
My son Alex was born at 33.4 weeks. I originally went into preterm labor at 32 weeks went to hospital, was told I was not dialated to go home take it easy. They had rehydrated m... Read more »
Misty
(2009)
33 weeks & 4 days33 weeks & 5 days. 1
After having my first child at 35 weeks 5 days, I knew this next one would be a little early as well. I was due April 15th, and I was hoping to have a St. Patty's Day baby!!! Sh... Read more »
Vanessa
(2004)
33 weeks & 6 days33 weeks & 6 days. 0
Okay this is now my third pg. and I am going to be ready for an early birth this time ( at least this is what my dr. feels will happen as I have already PROM'ED twice) The dr. n... Read more »
Cindy
(2004)
34 weeks34 weeks. 1
With my first pregnancy everything went great, until my 34th week. My water broke while my husband and I were on vacation and when I went to the shower I felt a gush. We calle... Read more »
Miriam
(2012)
34 weeks34 weeks. 0
I´ve been reading this site for the last 3 months. sorry for my english, it is not my native language. I had my baby boy Sebastian at 34 weeks via emergency c-section, because of PPRO... Read more »
Abby
(2007)
34 weeks & 2 days34 weeks & 6 days. 4
This was my 1st pregnancy. We had difficulty getting pregnant & we did 4 cycles of Clomid before conception. Up until week 34 it had been a great, normal pregnancy. I wok... Read more »
Talia
(2001)
34 weeks & 3 days36 weeks & 5 days. 16
I had several things happen during my first pregnancy with my son. I has off and on again bleeding from 17 weeks on and than contractions at 20 weeks as well as a minor abruptio... Read more »
Julie
(2000)
35 weeks35 weeks. 0
ALEXANDER\'S STORY Due date: 12-7-99 Birth date: 7-6-99 My pregnancy went really well despite alot of stresses during it. In the last 2 weeks I was on antibiotics ... Read more »
Hronn
(2004)
35 weeks35 weeks. 0
After comlicated pregnancy and giving birth after 36 weeks i was so worried i would start labor early and have to stay in hospital many weeks. This time i had gained access to ... Read more »
Vanessa
(2004)
35 weeks35 weeks & 2 days. 1
This is now my second pg.I again am very sick with morning sickness. This keeps up until around 19 weeks. The dr does early US as I am measuring large ( as I also measured lg to... Read more »
Misty
(2009)
35 weeks & 4 days35 weeks & 5 days. 1
We had just moved from Texas to New York. I had only met my new OB once. I was 35 weeks 4 days, and thought I had another month to worry about birthing classes and other s... Read more »
Paula
(2010)
35 weeks & 5 days35 weeks & 5 days. 0
This is my PAP story. We had further fertility treatment a year after losing our son Evan at 29 weeks after PPROM (see prrom stories). This time I was monitored more closely and had w... Read more »
Kate
(2001)
35 weeks & 6 days36 weeks. 1
It was my first pregnancy, and was completely uneventful. I had fairly bad morning sickness the first trimester, but besides that there were no problems. At just about 36 w... Read more »
Melanie
(2007)
35 weeks & 6 days35 weeks & 6 days. 0
My first pregnancy was fine until we discovered my cervix shortening at 25 weeks. We did an emergency cerclage and I was put on bedrest and tocolytics for the remainder of the ... Read more »
Shannon
(2001)
36 weeks36 weeks. 0
With my first pregnancy, I only had two complications - both were due to dehydration. Because of the dehydration, I ended up in labor. But with a shot each time along with flu... Read more »
Anastasia
(2001)
36 weeks36 weeks. -1
I woke with a start at 6am on August 14th 1999, a month and a day before my EDD. I thought I was wetting the bed! As I ran to the bathroom I realized what it was. My water broke... Read more »
Carol
(1998)
36 weeks & 2 days36 weeks & 2 days. 0
I had a normal pregnancy, except for noticing abdominal cramps throughout. I was under some stress (I\'m a classic Type A personality), but didn\'t think it was a problem. My ... Read more »
Dawn
(2000)
36 weeks & 5 days36 weeks & 5 days. 0
At 36 w 5 d I woke up at 3 am with fluid gushing out. At first I thought I had wet myself, then realized that my water broke. I went to the hospital and they determined t... Read more »
Libby
(2009)
37 weeks & 2 days37 weeks & 3 days. 1
I woke up at 5am the morning after I turned 24 feeling the need to urinate, but it was different. That feeling that you get when you're on your period and a clot is about to co... Read more »
Vanessa
(2004)
37 weeks & 4 days37 weeks & 5 days. 1
My first pg was really hard. I was very ill with morning sickness ( should be all time sickness) I did pretty well get over this about 24 weeks along. I was in and out of hospi... Read more »
Laura
(1998)
38 weeks & 2 days38 weeks & 3 days. 1
PROM #1: Becca I was due to have my first baby January 23, 1989. I had a very normal pregnancy, nothing unusual at all. On January 11, at my OB appointment, they did an... Read more »