||Your contractions will happen consistently and get closer and closer together
||Your contractions will be irregular and have no pattern of occurrence.
||Your contractions will last anywhere between 30-70 seconds, getting gradually longer.
||Your contractions will occur for various lengths of time, without consistency.
||The intensity of your contractions will continually increase as time progresses.
||Your contractions will have no consistent progression of intensity.
||You will feel contractions radiating in your lower back and upper abdomen.
||You may feel contractions in your lower abdomen without the radiating sensation.
||Your level of activity will have no effect on your contractions, and you may be unable to speak to others or laugh at jokes while they occur.
||Your contractions can change with your level of activity, and you will not have as much difficulty interacting with those around you.