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Rumply What do you count as your length of labour? 04/04/2012, 09:24 AM
imamumto3 I think the midwives count the start of labour as ... 04/04/2012, 09:27 AM
spersephone Personally, from the first twinge that is clearly ... 04/04/2012, 09:29 AM
3_for_me When I was induced(by ARM only) with my third they... 04/04/2012, 09:31 AM
mummygirl For my first, it was counted from the regular cont... 04/04/2012, 09:33 AM
Rumply Hmmm, now I remember getting very regular contract... 04/04/2012, 09:45 AM
niggles Both of my labours have started with irregular con... 04/04/2012, 09:49 AM
Buy Me A Pony ! I think I've been in labour for a week already... 04/04/2012, 09:56 AM
roses99 I count from the start of regular contractions. Wi... 04/04/2012, 09:57 AM
summer80 I count what I consider active labour - regular, p... 04/04/2012, 10:06 AM
Ireckon Active labour - so regular contractions. for #1, ... 04/04/2012, 10:12 AM
Bluenomi My midwife asked if I wanted to put the start of l... 04/04/2012, 10:15 AM
Wigglemama Established labour is what is counted by midwives ... 04/04/2012, 10:21 AM
gisses From the moment I got my 1st contraction- 3 hours.... 04/04/2012, 10:26 AM
new~mum~reenie I think it was recorded as starting at 7pm, as thi... 04/04/2012, 10:36 AM
PurpleNess I started from when it really kicked in, I'd s... 04/04/2012, 11:10 AM
MahnaMahna Definitely only as "active labour" which... 04/04/2012, 11:23 AM
soontobegran Most mums take their first painful contraction as ... 04/04/2012, 11:24 AM
virtuallotus From when regular, frequent contractions started. ... 04/04/2012, 11:32 AM
BreezaH Both my labours only ever had regular (every 2-3m ... 04/04/2012, 11:32 AM
PurpleChicken For me I count it from when they started the drip ... 04/04/2012, 11:43 AM
flickery I asked the midwife this at my appointment on Mond... 04/04/2012, 01:02 PM
CallMeAl I consider it to be when I started getting regular... 04/04/2012, 01:22 PM
Studybug QUOTE (CallMeAl @ 04/04/2012, 01:22 PM) I... 25/05/2012, 03:54 PM
Freycha From the time my waters broke and i started having... 04/04/2012, 01:29 PM
kate789 I find womens length of labour depends on how hard... 04/04/2012, 01:38 PM
DW2202 I think that my first labour was recorded as 24 ho... 25/05/2012, 03:21 PM
WhatWouldBuffyDo With DS i counted it as my first contraction to de... 25/05/2012, 04:09 PM
mumandboys QUOTE (imamumto3 @ 04/04/2012, 09:27 AM) ... 25/05/2012, 04:12 PM
*Mumma-to-A* For me labour was 36 hours from 1st painful contra... 25/05/2012, 10:05 PM
Lightning_bug QUOTE (imamumto3 @ 04/04/2012, 09:27 AM) ... 25/05/2012, 10:14 PM
owlingaround I never had proper contractions but I had continuo... 25/05/2012, 10:25 PM
Mummyplusmemakes3 I had the opposite experience to many here - I was... 25/05/2012, 10:26 PM
samshine My hind waters broke at 7pm, contractions (such as... 25/05/2012, 10:38 PM
Mumma Bear :) DH and i always have a little giggle causE I had t... 25/05/2012, 11:20 PM
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