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How long does it take pushing a baby out

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09/06/16

1st baby - I got to the hospital at 12am she came at 813am. I pushed for about 45mins. 2nd baby- I got to the hospital at 630am she came at 813pm. She came in 3 pushes. 3rd baby she came I don't remember how long it took me to push. It depends on you and your body and how big the baby is.

03/22/16

It depends on your body. My mom and MIL both had very long labors with all of theirs...for me, though, it was a joke. With Nina, I got to the hospital at 5 cm, in no pain, at about 6pm. I didn't start pushing until 1:30am and she was out within 5 minutes. With Elodin, I woke up at 2am with contractions, went into the hospital at 6am at 4cm (in a lot of pain this time), didn't push until around noon and he was out within 5 minutes, same as Nina.

03/22/16

Totally depends on your body. You will never know. Honestly, it varies from woman to woman. My birth mother had pretty long labors so I don't believe at all that it depends on what runs in your family. My oldest, my labor was 8 hours and I pushed for 14 minutes. My 2nd born was a 6 hour labor and I pushed for 6 minutes and my youngest I was in labor for 7 hours and she was out in less than a minute.So you won't know until you actually go through the act of pushing.

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03/22/16

It depends. My mom had quick labors (she had six girls).
I was in labor for 30 hours with my son before a Cesarean was performed because he wasn't coming. Thankfully, I didn't feel any pains with the contractions, and this was without an epidural.

11/21/15

I pushed for 3 hours but it was because I couldn't feel my contractions with my epidural

11/20/15

Everyone is different. With my first I pushed for only 15 minutes and she was out. My second, 45 minutes. My third, an hour.

11/19/15

I was in labor for 30 hours. I only dilated to 4 cm before my OB realized I have a narrow birth canal and my son was not going to come out naturally...so, Cesarean it was. I know it varies woman to woman on how long it takes to push or the hours of labor you are in. I say not to worry about it and just be prepared as you possibly could.

09/30/15

It all depends on the labor. Some women push for 5 minutes and some push for an hour. I have had pretty easy labors.

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04/05/15

My 1st 2hour pushing , My 2nd 45min pushing and My 3rd was 1hour pushing...

04/03/15

With my first labor was 15 hrs and 15 min of pushing. My second was 7.5 hrs and 15 min of pushing and third 2.5 hrs and 5 mins of pushing.

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