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BHBank Holiday (UK)
BHBahrain (ISO 3166 country code)
BHBelo Horizonte (City of Brazil)
BHBelize
BHBounty Hunter (game)
BHBosnia Herzegovina
BHBeverly Hills
BHBlack Hole
BHBlack Hat
BHBloodhound
BHBehavioral Health
BHBe Happy
BHBlack Hills (South Dakota)
BHBournemouth (postcode, United Kingdom)
BHBiblical Hebrew (language studies)
BHBüstenhalter (German: Brassiere)
BHBohrium (element 107)
BHBusiness Hours
BHBryce Harper (baseball player)
BHBlack History
BHBaseball Heroes
BHBalsam Hill (Christmas tree company; Redwood City, CA)
BHBasset Hound
BHBlackheart (Capcom/Marvel Character)
BHBloomington Hospital (Bloomington, IN)
BHBackhaul
BHBorehole
BHBuddy Holly
BHBio Hazard (aka Resident Evil in US, video game)
BHBig Head
BHBenny Hinn
BHBraxton-Hicks (contractions)
BHBlockhead
BHBundesheer (Austria, Europe)
BHBloody Hell
BHBlack Head (turkey histomoniasis)
BHBondholder
BHBand Heterotopia (neurology)
BHBedford Hills (New York)
BHBill of Health
BHBlue Heeler (dog breed)
BHBoss Hog (band)
BHBumrungrad Hospital (Bangkok, Thailand)
BHBusy Hour
BHButterfly House
BHBlue Hair
BHBaker Hall
BHBadge of Honour (British Red Cross Society)
BHButt Head
BHBritish Heritage (magazine)
BHBeat Happening (indie rock band)
BHBilly Hatcher (video game)
BHBBC Broadcasting House
BHBreatheHeavy.com (Britney Spears fan website)
BHBaruch Hashem (Hebrew: Blessed is God)
BHBlackman-Harris (microwave pulse)
BHBalmoral Hall
BHBinary to Hexadecimal
BHBobby Henderson (founder of Pastafarianism)
BHBlizzhackers (gaming)
BHBinder Head (screw)
BHBoruch Hashem (blessed is god)
BHBridge Hampton
BHBoxed Heart (forest products industry)
BHBath & Hammondsport Railroad Company
BHBad Hank (King of the Hill character)
BHBrinnel Hardness
BHBegleiter Hund (German: Companion Dog)
BHBig Habitat
BHBarossa Health (South Australia)
BHBolt Hole Break (railway defect)
BHBlackhawk Helicopter (UH-60) (Army)
References in periodicals archive ?
Mothers-to-be should be aware how to differentiate true labor from false labor or Braxton-Hicks contractions.
False labour contractions are called Braxton-Hicks contractions.They're unpredictable, non-rhythmic, and do not increase in intensity.
Pregnant women usually complain of lower abdominal pain and experience Braxton-Hicks contractions from 2nd trimester.
She started her own publishing company, Braxton-Hicks, to publish her labor guide for doulas, which now has international distribution.
Having never experienced labor before, I interpreted the sensations as stronger Braxton-Hicks contractions.
He told her that "she was probably just having Braxton-Hicks contractions and her response to them was to tighten her abdominal wall."
But that is not to say patients with painless "Braxton-Hicks" contractions should not be considered to be at risk for preterm birth.
If you ask a patient who just delivered preterm what was going on in the previous 24 hours, she'll frequently tell you she was just sitting at home having Braxton-Hicks contractions, he said.
Well, December finally arrived and, with it, very strong Braxton-Hicks contractions.
This could be the first stirrings of labor, but it could also just be Braxton-Hicks contractions.