Here's your go-to guide for labor and delivery when pregnant, including the best ways to manage labor pain, the three phases of labor and the labor procedures. I would consider labor pains as menstrual cramps multiplied by a million. It feels like your abdomen is trying to squeeze out all its contents, not just the baby. pregnant woman waking husband for hospital. Signs and Stages of Labor · Pregnancy: When to Go to the Hospital. Stages of Labor. Signs and Stages of Labor. You successfully made a baby (that was the fun part!) and by now you have this whole pregnancy thing down. Labor, though, is fast approaching—a fact you. Contractions begin and the cervix gradually opens. See the stages of labor and watch a baby being born. Signs of labor, what the stages of labor feel like, surprising things to expect, and more. Inside pregnancy: Labor and birth · Live birth: Natural · Live birth.