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why/how does sperm help speed the process for labor?

what does it exactly do

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Asked by Anonymous at 5:30 PM on Oct. 24, 2008 in Pregnancy

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  • i dont think its the sperm i think its the activity and the penis inside you pretty sure....never heard the sperm is the thing that does it but if i am wrong i am sure i will find out lol

    Answer by babykins362003 at 5:35 PM on Oct. 24, 2008

  • The Sperm softens the cervix.

    Answer by ItsTiffany87 at 5:37 PM on Oct. 24, 2008

  • his semen (which contains prostaglandins) can stimulate contractions. and softens cervix

    Answer by abellvalerie at 5:47 PM on Oct. 24, 2008

  • abellvalerie is 100% Correct!!

    Answer by amydh at 6:53 PM on Oct. 24, 2008

  • the sperm don't have anything to do with it at all. The fluid the sperm are in is called semen and THAT contains hormones called prostaglandins that soften the cervix and increase the strength and freqency of contractions, as abelvalerie said.

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:36 PM on Oct. 24, 2008

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