Pregnant Amy Childs reveals nighttime hospital anxiety after suffering from stomach cramps… as she prepares to welcome her twins in weeks
Pregnant Amy Childs has opened up about her late-night health scares when she was forced to call the doctor in the early hours of the morning.
The only way is Essex star, 32, is preparing to welcome twins with her boyfriend Billy Delbosq and is approaching her due date.
And on Saturday, she revealed she had been shocked at the hospital earlier in the week and feared she was going into early labour.
To write for OK! magazineshe explained that she had to call the hospital at 3:30 a.m. because of severe abdominal cramps.
She said, “A few nights ago I couldn’t sleep at all. I got up around 1 am and my stomach was really cramping.’
Scare: Pregnant Amy Childs has opened up about her late-night health scares when she was forced to call doctors in the early morning hours
Due date: The Towie star, 32, is preparing to welcome twins as she approaches her due date and the star admitted she thought she was going into early labor
“I’ve had it before, it’s not like it’s my first baby, but I told Bill something felt different,” she added.
She said she called the hospital because she didn’t want to get there in the early hours to be told it was Braxton-Hicks, which are contractions that occur as the body prepares for delivery.
Amy admitted she didn’t need to go to the hospital but would have if the babies weren’t moving, saying she was worried the pain was a sign of early labor.
She said, ‘When I got the stitches I was like, ‘Oh my God, are they coming now?
“I asked people on Instagram when they were going to give birth to twins, and a lot of people said around 35/36 weeks, and I’ll be 35 weeks on Monday.”
The interview comes after Amy revealed OK! that she was expecting twins with her boyfriend Billy and said it came as a shock to both of them.
The reality TV star said she hadn’t expected to conceive so soon and found out she was pregnant just two months after going off birth control last year.
The couple then had an even bigger shock in store for them when they later found out that they were expecting twins.
Amy also recently revealed that she and her beau have landed their own ITVBe show, titled Amy Childs: The Twin Life.
Shocking news: The interview comes after Amy revealed she was expecting twins with her boyfriend, Billy Delbosq, saying it came as a shock to both of them
Amy announced the reality show news via social media, writing to her fans, “HUGE ANNOUNCEMENT. Right …. SO I can’t believe I’m writing this but I just got my own show on ITVBe, Amy Childs: The Twin Life!
‘I’m so excited to take you on our journey from pregnancy to birth, all the ups and downs – absolutely no filter!!! COMING VERY SOON.’
The TOWIE veteran and boyfriend Billy have been an item since October 2021, just two months after the mother-of-two split from her ex-boyfriend Tim after 14 months together.
Amy shares daughter Polly, five, with ex-boyfriend Bradley Wright and is also mum to son Ritchie Jr, two.