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how long still?

Ladies what do u think? Saw the doc today, I'm dilated 4.5 and had a membrane sweep. Due tom. But not having consistent contractions yet. How long can this still take???
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Go for a walk and have some sex and it should happen tonight!!! Good luck!!
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Thanks! Sex is totally out for me..lol. Anybody should dare touch me now!! But I'm trying to walk.. N I'll keep u posted. Hopefully I'll go into labor soon..I'm beyond ready!
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Lol well that's what they say is sex lol I don't know for sure but I know walks do help... I am a single mom so sex will be out for me too when the time comes witch I hope will be soon I'm so tired of bein prego and I'm only 36 weeks 3 days so I hope she makes her way out soon! Good luck again!
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Thanks! Hope ur baby comes quicker than mine!
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You can use a dildo, if sex is out do to lacking partner. What makes the sex bring on labor is the orgasem. You can scrubb your house down, go for walks, work out.  If your doc did a sweep chances are tomorrow you will go into labor.  Good luck.
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