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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   qiuck question i am 37 weeks pregnant my baby's head can be touched by the dr, i am fully effaced and 2 cm dilated is there anything i can do to speed up the labor process this is my 3rd child and both of my girls were born at 37 weeks
User :   my dr said i have less than 2 weeks if he is predicting, and that i can go into labor at anytime its just over 100 outside here and i cant take it anymore
Doctor :   You can go into labor anytime
Doctor :   so if you are still home, please go to the labor room
User :   thank you do you think they'll keep me with little to no contractions though?

Doctor :   There is no need to speed up labor if it is 3rd time pregnancy
Doctor :   The time for normal labor is very less in such women

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