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What are good ways to naturally speed up contractions?

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2006-07-19 16:41:31

It is never a good idea to purposely put yourself into labor.

However, if you are already in labor, and are right around the time

you are due, then helping things along wont hurt. Peppermint is a

natural labor inducer, also massage your wrists and ankles as these

are natural labor inducing pressure points on the body also. Taking

a hot bath or having sex can oftentimes speed things up as


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