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What does a contraction feel like?

Is it like crampy? Were do you feel it?

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Asked by Anonymous at 11:55 AM on Aug. 16, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • CAn be in your back or stomach or both
    hard to really explain
    all I can say is you will know

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:56 AM on Aug. 16, 2009

  • Yep.
    Back, stomach or both. And you will just KNOW.
    It's a tightening of muscles and as each one comes - it gets a little more intense.
    While it's happening, sometimes, you can't talk because you're just concentrating on not strangling someone.

    Answer by K_Sawyer at 12:34 PM on Aug. 16, 2009

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