How can you speed up contractions to induce labor?

Answer If you have contractions you are in labor. The cervix needs time to slowly dilate to 10cm. They only give you medicine to make it start of it has stopped.

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Contractions are intermittent painless uterine contractions that are not true labor pains?

How can you be 4 and a half cm dilated effaced and in active labor but not be feeling any severely intense labor contractions?

Answer Because you are very lucky! All women are different. Some dilate to higher numbers and 100% effaced and don't feel a thing. Just luck of the draw. It doesn't mean anything is wrong or that t... Read More »

How do I induce labor in cats?

Cats are natural mothers who have a no-fuss attitude about taking care of their young and giving birth. But sometimes, because of a cat's health or because of time constraints, it is necessary to i... Read More »

How do you induce labor at home?

Towards the end of your pregnancy, you are ready to finally have your baby. You are eager for labor to start and you are watching the due date on the calendar. Inducing labor at home should not be ... Read More »