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Hi my first labour went for 3 hours & 45 mins,I have read alot that the second time is shorter.Will it be even shorter this time for me?

Sarah...
Answer: Hi, If you had a relatively fast labour first time around it is usually a similar time the next time around. Don't worry it won't "fall out" but more than likely it will be quite quick. Occasionally women do have a longer birht with the second so try to have an open mind and don't get impatient if it does drag a bit. Your body knows what it is doing. Best wishes, Alex.
Answered: 12 Jul 2010