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Each labor for me has come faster and faster. My last one was 28 minutes. I'd like to get pregnant again, but i'm scared. Should I be nervous?
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Dr. Brian Enggano
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree
In brief: It's normal
It's normal to be a little nervous.
Labor tends to come faster with each subsequent pregnancy. The more times pregnant, the more your body gets used to labor. It can be nerve-racking at times but also understand that you have more experience and know what warning signs to look for (regular contractions, breaking your water, etc).

In brief: It's normal
It's normal to be a little nervous.
Labor tends to come faster with each subsequent pregnancy. The more times pregnant, the more your body gets used to labor. It can be nerve-racking at times but also understand that you have more experience and know what warning signs to look for (regular contractions, breaking your water, etc).
Dr. Brian Enggano
Dr. Brian Enggano
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Dr. Linda Whitby
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: Lucky You!
Of course, rapid labor can be worrisome but it's not uncommon.
Be prepared is part of the answer; making sure your clinician understands your concern is the 1st important part of planning. Often induction of labor prior to the due date is a reliable option. Wise parents train for unexpected birth and how to care for the newborn.

In brief: Lucky You!
Of course, rapid labor can be worrisome but it's not uncommon.
Be prepared is part of the answer; making sure your clinician understands your concern is the 1st important part of planning. Often induction of labor prior to the due date is a reliable option. Wise parents train for unexpected birth and how to care for the newborn.
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Dr. Linda Whitby
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