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What are ways to help labor along other than walking and sex?

I have started showing beginning labor signs. I just want something to help me move it along. My contractions are off and on not strong enough to do anything yet. I am extremely uncomfortable and ready to be done with it.

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Asked by Anonymous at 6:52 PM on Aug. 11, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • Try drinking juice and taking a warm bath. Good luck :)

    Answer by Emuu at 6:59 PM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • Have your hubby massage your hands and feet!

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:39 PM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • Nipple stimulation can get contractions to be stronger and more regular. :)

    Answer by LisaPisa at 7:56 PM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • raspberry leaf tea

    Answer by rkoloms at 7:58 PM on Aug. 11, 2009

  • Vigorous walks and sex are the most effective. Have you tried the sex, because it usually is very effective. Semen has an ingredient that helps dilate the cervix and bring on contractions. Sometimes, spicy food has been effective. Or Primrose Oil. But don't drink Ipecac. It will only upset your gastrointestinal system and make you sick. It will not bring on contractions.

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:16 PM on Aug. 11, 2009

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