What are hospital bag must haves?

What should I pack in the diaper bag for when I go into the hospital to give birth? And how early should I pack it? I’m 37 weeks.


Pack now, I went into labor at 36 weeks and 37 weeks. When the baby is ready the baby is ready!! Don’t forget comfy clothes, phone charger, camera, robe, bath stuff to get a shower cause girl you’ll want one, chapstick, cough drops(it was so dry in my room!!) Blanket, slippers, baby’s coming home outfit and an extra just in case the newborn size is too small, a comfy bra

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Pack it now. Have it ready to go by the door, or in trunk of car. Pack things you’ll need for you n baby(clothes, rags, books, soaps, lotions, toiletries, etc) don’t 4get the carseat! Alot of hospitals want to check out your carseat b4 they let you leave with baby

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Start packing now babies come whenever they’re ready!
Going home outfit
Beanie cap
Phone charger
Sugar free candy
Nursing bra
Hair tie
Shower stuff

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Id pack it asap , i had both my boys at exactly 38 weeks. I wouldn’t pack diapers or wipes because you get those at the hospital , but for baby i would pack; baby’s wear home outfit, a couple comfy sleepers between newborn and 0-3 mos, hats, socks, mittens, baby lotion and maybe a towel and wash cloth for babys first bath and have carseat installed in the car already. For mom id pack chapstick , a sports bra and comfy outfits, shampoo and conditioner, toothpaste toothbrush(obviously lol). Charger and camera for pictures . i highly suggest bringing your own blanket because the blankets in hospitals suck. I also learned with my first one to ask the nurse for extra afterbirth underwear and pads for you to wear at the hospital and home, as well as lidocane numbing spray !!!

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For you: outfit to wear home from the hospital, hair ties, phone cord and maybe your own blanket ( theirs are scratchy) for baby: a few pairs of pjs, picture outfit and going home outfit. The less you have the better in my opinion. Ive had 5 kids and with the older ones I always brought way too much stuff.

Heating pad if you have one it helps with your uterus contracting pain afterwards and or your back , toiletries , slippers , comfy clothes for you and baby, non perishable snacks, nipple cream, scrunchie brush deodarent, clothes for your so , or support partner, phone charger , boppy pillow nursing bras

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My husband packed mine the day I went into labor. Have the essentials. Phone, tablet, charger(s), Shampoo, conditioner, toothpaste, toothbrush, deodorant, clothes for you, an outfit for the baby to go home in, lip balm, hair brush, hair ties, snacks for after you give birth

Pajamas, robe, slippers, your own hair products (shampoo/conditioner/soap), nursing bra and nursing pads, blanket for you
baby clothes, car seat,phone charger, tablet, cell phone, snacks, chapstick, make up?

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Pack now. Pads for breasts and lady parts. Dressing gown, slippers, wash bag, phone charger, your fave snacks are a must.

would already have mine packed nightgowns lots of panties phone charger baby outfit for going home

All I used was our chosen pacifier, chapstick, lotion, cute clothes for the baby and comfy clothes for me. The hospital charges out the wazoo for diapers wipes feminine pads etc no matter how few or many u use so u might as well use all of theirs u can…don’t forget chargers for whatever tech ur taking along.

Change for vending machine and little snacks. Travel size personal hygiene kit. Comfy pants or night gowns

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A comfy robe is a must!! Easy access nightgowns. Snacks. I was starving after cafeteria hours. Snack shop was closed due to covid.

Comfy panties and pjs. The after birth panties they give you suck!

CHAPSTICK!!! and comfy underwear!!

Pack now! Pack your baby’s first picture outfit. Are you having a girl? B because you’ll need a bow!

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I packed at 35 weeks. I also brought a lot of unnecessary things the hospital provided everything for my baby. all I needed was a going home outfit for her. The things I brought for myself and used were shampoo and conditioner, soap, nursing bra, nightgown, socks, blanket, phone charger, nipple cream, hair brush, hair ties,snacks, chapstick, toothpaste and toothbrush, deodorant, and going home clothes.

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You should back your bag now along with babies things, also make sure the baby’s car seat is properly put in your car and secured. What you need for you depends on if you’re having a vaginal birth or a C-section

Serena Ramirez this!