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How long did u push for?

My sil has been pushing for an hr n still no baby. I pushed for an hr. What about u?

 
Vero0724

Asked by Vero0724 at 10:46 PM on May. 18, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • #1- 3 pushes. The nurse told me to do a practice push, and his head came almost completely out. She yelled, "Stop, Stop, I have to go get the midwife".
    #2- 4 pushes. I was really disappointed that it took one more push, but I figure I had been lazy about my kegels, so *shrugs*
    Praying it's back down to 3 pushes for number 3.
    My friends all hated me for that, they had long pushing, but I have 9 months of morning sickness, so it's only fair I get an easier labor.
    truthrowan

    Answer by truthrowan at 1:30 AM on May. 19, 2010

  • #1- 45 minutes
    #2- 3 pushes
    #3- No pushing, he just kind of came out when I had a contraction while trying not to push...lol

    I have a friend who pushed for close to 3 hours with her first. We all are different!
    Courtney610

    Answer by Courtney610 at 10:48 PM on May. 18, 2010

  • 3 hours
    Ash9724

    Answer by Ash9724 at 10:49 PM on May. 18, 2010

  • my first was an hour.
    baby 2 like 3 pushes
    baby 3 like 3 pushes I beleive
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:50 PM on May. 18, 2010

  • #1 was 3 hours
    #2 was 12 min. (only about 3 pushes)
    tanya_marieh

    Answer by tanya_marieh at 10:50 PM on May. 18, 2010

  • #1 2 hours
    #2 a little over an hour
    #3 she just popped out i didnt have to push my body just took over, i felt the need to push and didnt do it and 5 minutes later she was out. I really just thought i had to use the bathroom.
    3_ring_circus_

    Answer by 3_ring_circus_ at 10:51 PM on May. 18, 2010

  • 2 hrs
    jennifer588

    Answer by jennifer588 at 10:52 PM on May. 18, 2010

  • 1st - 45 min.
    2nd - 2 hrs
    3rd - 3hrs

    They kept telling me with my third that it was supposed to go faster. Boy, they were wrong! lol
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:53 PM on May. 18, 2010

  • #1 was 40 minutes
    #2 only took 20 minutes ;o)
    Morgain

    Answer by Morgain at 10:59 PM on May. 18, 2010

  • I pushed for 10 min and she was out. It was like 3 pushes I believe.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:16 AM on May. 19, 2010