1 thought on “My boy pees on himself” Nicole D June 4, 2008 at 7:17 am Yep, for any of you pregnant folk out there – dehydration and malnutrition can cause irritated uteri – which would mean low-grade contractions, even abnormal ones like one.long.one. So stay hydrated, stay away from KFC, and eat a good amount of protein. Don’t get discouraged about the dilation issue – many, many first-time mamas don’t begin dilation until active labor starts. And remember, effacement is 1/2 the game – and she is over 1/2 way there in that department. :o) She IS making progress… :o) Leave a Reply Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.