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Did 2nd baby come faster???

Im 37 weeks pregnant with my 2nd baby. I'm 2 cm dilated. I had my daughter 1day before my due date. Was the 2nd baby faster?
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1827365 tn?1410506306
I'm pregnant with my second too. My midwife told me that after your first delivery, your cervix isn't as closed and as long as it you are a first time mom. Which means that labor is faster cause you have some cm advantage!

1701959 tn?1488551541
My 2nd baby was 2 weeks late so no, not for me though delivery was faster :)
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No not for me I had first at 38?weeks and quick labour(4 hrs) pushed for half hour, no stitches, second was on due day, 8 hr labour pushed for 15 minutes , had stitches  and baby was smaller!
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I thought the same as you and was disappointed when my second came 6 days past my due date (my first came 6 days before with my water breaking naturally). Both of mine were very fast deliveries tho!
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I'm still pregnant with my second baby ,but my friends just had theirs ..first was 4 days earlier and labor was 1 hr with firefighters at home   ( omg!!),second was at 41+ week ,normal labor 6 hrs total
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I just found out im preggers with my 3rd about 4wk now.  My first baby the labor lasted 12 hrs, with my second baby I had a 28hr labor...maybe because there was a 10 yr span from 1st to 2nd. We shall see if all goes well with this third how long my labor will be.  
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