Learn about the difference between the Braxton Hicks and Labor Contractions
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Hi, everybody! I am Melanie Raposo and welcome to Mommy's Minute. Many pregnant women worry that they won't be able to tell the difference between Braxton Hicks contractions and the real signs of labor. Here are some things to keep in mind. Braxton Hicks contractions won't increase in intensity as real labor pains do. Labor pains will increase in frequency whereas Braxton Hicks will eventually disappear. Braxton Hicks contractions are irregular. Real labor pains usually have a pattern to them. Braxton Hicks contractions don't cause pain, but more of a discomfort unlike real labor contractions. To find out more, visit www.ThePregnancyShow.com.