To dream that you are in labor suggests that it will take a lot of hard work to achieve your goals.
If you are a woman and dreamed that you are in labor, it indicates your desire to be pregnant and have a family. labor pains or Braxton Hicks contractions in your dream indicate anticipation of the hard work ahead. If you are actually pregnant, the dream serves as proof for the actual birth. The dream is trying to prepare you for work and good breathing.
To dream of someone giving birth prematurely implies that you need to be better prepared for unforeseen challenges that may arise.