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Moving things along...

im currently 37 weeks along an only 1 cm dilated.. anyone have any suggestions on helping myself dilate? if there is such thing that can help! haha

chasing around my son (1 1/2) isnt cutting it :p

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Asked by akalei at 12:58 AM on Jun. 8, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • no. since this isn't u 1st u may dilate quickly anyway.

    Answer by mrsary at 12:59 AM on Jun. 8, 2011

  • Patience!! LOL.

    I know at 37 weeks, that word has no meaning whatsoever, ha ha. Try trampolining?? Nah, seriously, baby will come when he/she is good and ready and not before. There's very little you can do about it at this point.

    Answer by judimary at 12:59 AM on Jun. 8, 2011

  • 37 weeks isn't a deadline for dilation. Baby isn't ready yet. Many women are even hard and closed until the day labor starts. Dilation is not an indicator for labor unless it's progressing within close amounts of time.

    Answer by Musicmom80 at 1:02 AM on Jun. 8, 2011

  • have some alone time with your husband !! if ya now what i mean

    Answer by mom3902 at 5:12 PM on Jun. 8, 2011

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