Articles Tagged: brown mucus discharge
One less often discussed part of the labor and delivery progression is the mucus plug. The breaking of the water is commonly associated with the onset of baby time, but the passing of the mucus plug is one of the hallmark symbols of the start of the delivery process.
Cervical mucus is not something that most women care to talk about, whether with their health care providers or anyone else for that matter. It can be an embarrassing and even gross topic, and that’s when it’s normal. When it changes, it can sometimes be alarming.