How do you know your in labor if your contractions are not painful?

Answer Labor contractions are painful and you can't ignore them. If they are not painful then they are just Braxton Hicks.

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Are you in labor if your baby is due in 2 days and you were up all night with painful contractions lasting 45-60 seconds every 5 minutes but today they have stopped?

I had the same thing happen and when I went to the dr. she told me that I was in "early labor". She also informed me that early labor can last hours, days, or even a week or two. Rest assured activ... Read More »

If your having painless contractions and are 1 centimeter dilated are you in labor?

no, I am 37w 2 days and I'm 80% effaced and 1 cm and they don't think I'll go into actually labor for at least another week if not more. your contractions are just getting your cervix ready for act... Read More »

How do I know if I am having real labor contractions?

Answer The only way to know is if your cervix is actually dilating.

Contractions are intermittent painless uterine contractions that are not true labor pains?