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Labor Tricks.. Anybody have any?

We are so ready to have this baby! Anybody know of any tricks to get things started naturally?

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HarperLove316

Asked by HarperLove316 at 12:12 AM on Jun. 7, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • My water broke both times after having sex.
    Mommy2Bears

    Answer by Mommy2Bears at 12:13 AM on Jun. 7, 2009

  • I just answered another ladies Question about this and posted the list the my doula, who works closely with a midwfie, gave me. The midwife uses these things when her clients are at risk for medical induction or when it's safer for mom to deliver vs staying pregnant.

    Here's the link to the post:

    http://www.cafemom.com/answers/220153/what_are_ways_to_jump_start_labor

    Just copy and paste it into the address bar.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:21 AM on Jun. 7, 2009

  • I've tried everything. Acupuncture, acupressure, sex, walking, bouncing, swinging, sex, evening primrose oil, spicy foods, chinese food...whatever, nothing has worked yet. I'm 41 weeks tomorrow. ahhh...i'm getting so anxious and extremely uncomfortable...but, i'm waiting patiently, there's still so much i don't have ready, especially a name!!!

    baby will tell your body when it's time...i just wonder when it's time for me because i want to try a natural VBAC before i hit 42 weeks.
    GreekMama28

    Answer by GreekMama28 at 12:22 AM on Jun. 7, 2009

  • If you have any questions about the methods I posted at the link above just ask and I'll be glad to answer them as best I can.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:23 AM on Jun. 7, 2009

  • I drank nothing but chamomille tea, the next day i went into labor.
    good luck
    LoniRae89

    Answer by LoniRae89 at 1:31 AM on Jun. 7, 2009

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