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fact or fiction?

I've heard a lot of people say that first time mom's usually deliver early. Any truth to this? And if so, how early?
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6068453 tn?1380396210
I heard the opposite lol
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Fiction. In fact i think the average is between 39.5 - 41 weeks for first time moms.
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I always heard ftm's go into labor later. But I think it depends on the pregnancy.
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with my first i was 8 days late at giving birth
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Ive heard a lot of people tell me ftm usually go past their due date! But it really depends on the pregnancy. Everyones different.
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I was 7 days late with my first. I also heard that most ftm go over their due date
6845172 tn?1387934062
Most first timers go late. Sorry. My first was born the day before my due date so I felt pretty lucky!
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It was true for me, I had my daughter at 38 weeks.
5761111 tn?1373906251
Both my boys were born at 37 weeks
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I had my son 9 days early.
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I heard they usually go past their due date.
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