Does labor start at 3 cm dilation?

Answer No. I have been dilated to 3 cm for over a week now. I was at 4 cm when I was induced with my first. My doctor said that one lady came in dilated to 10 cm (that's completely dilated) and was not in... Read More »

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When does labor start?

Labor starts when contractions efface and dialate the cervix. It can also begin if/when the amniotic sac breaks

Does sex help start labor?

naaaaaaaaaw If the baby is overdue, it is indeed the best way to kickstart the birth. Other methods are chemical induced labor.

What day does the labor day weekend start?

Labor Day occurs annually on the first Monday in September. For Americans, this creates a three-day weekend that begins at the close of business on the Friday before Labor Day. Labor Day was first ... Read More »

When does your labor start?

Around the time that your baby is due to be born, give or take a few days/weeks.