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Dilate My Cervix

how can i dilate my cervix ? is it anyway to do it?i heard that Evening Primrose Oil
is good , but how to use it? thanks ladies :)
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Not at all. I didn't dilate till 3 days before labour. Some people might dilate early, but there is no set time that it has to occur.
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Baby will come when ready, and nothing you do will make it happen sooner. You're only 35 weeks, you shouldn't even be thinking much about dilation. There's still another 5-7 weeks before baby will come and these last few weeks are vital for development in both the lungs and weight.
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i went to my dr this morning and she said i am not dilate it at all . , but is it should happen around this time? i heared people start to dilate around 32 weeks
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Not at all. I didn't dilate till 3 days before labour. Some people might dilate early, but there is no set time that it has to occur.
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thanks Clysta :)
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i dilated to 3 cm when iwas 37 weeks and i tried everything you can list to help me along at that point.. and NOTHING, I mean nothing did anything...  and being dilated didnt speed up my labor in anyway...

I gave birth the day before my due date despite going into the early stage of labor 3 weeks earlier... and even once i was in labor, i stalled out at 6 cm (even though i got there quick)...

As excited as you are, the best thing you can do for yourself right now is to do anything for yourself =P.. you wont have time to in 5 weeks..

good luck
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my due date in feb 15th but my doctor wants me go over my due date 5 days !!!!!! because she is leaving the country and will be back on the 20th.when i think about it i am thinking i will be crazy  lol
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You can go up to 2 weeks overdue. Anytime from 37-42 weeks is an average time for baby to be born.
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I was a 5 for over a week after the dr stripped my membranes and I still had to be induced!  We tried everything. The only reason they induced was because I lived so far from the hospital and had an 18 month old at home at the time.  Baby will come when baby is ready. Good luck.
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Sex, sperm softens the cervix
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