Brackston Hicks

Were you looking for information on Braxton Hicks Contractions? Brackston Hicks is a common misspelling of Braxton Hicks.
Braxton Hicks contractions are the way in which a woman's body prepares for true labor and the actual birthing process. These "practice" contractions are usually painless, and the cervix does not dilate (as it does with true labor). In most cases, Braxton Hicks contractions ease up with activity or a change in position.
(Click Braxton Hicks Contractions for more information about when Braxton Hicks contractions typically begin and how they differ from true labor contractions.)
Pregnancy and Pain
Referring Pages:
Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2019 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.