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Labor induction

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Medical uses[edit]. Commonly accepted medical reasons for induction include: Postterm pregnancy, i.e. if the pregnancy has gone past the end of the 41st week.

Inducing labor | BabyCenter

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Find out why it may be necessary to induce labor, the techniques that are used, the risks of induction, and the scoop on do-it-yourself methods.

Health 101: Inducing Labor - Parents

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Find out what induction is, the medical and nonmedical reasons for inducing labor, and the potential risks that inducing labor carries for pregnant women and  ...

Labor Induction - ACOG

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Labor induction is the use of medications or other methods to bring on (induce) ... Labor is induced to stimulate contractions of the uterus in an effort to have a ...

Inducing Labor - American Pregnancy Association

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Inducing labor is the artificial start of the birth process through medical interventions or other methods. Induction not done for medical reasons or as an ...

11 Natural Ways to Induce Labor - Healthline

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Jun 10, 2015 ... Babies set their own schedule, but if your due date has come and gone, here are 11 ways you may be able to naturally induce labor.

Inducing Labor | What to Expect

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If a pregnancy is postterm or your health or your baby's is at risk, inducing labor may be the best method of delivery. Here's what to expect during a labor ...

The Pros and Cons of Home Induction Methods | Fit Pregnancy and ...

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Its synthetic form, Pitocin, is the most common drug used to induce labor, and studies indicate that stimulating it naturally can be effective as well. A Cochrane ...

The Truth About Induction | Fit Pregnancy and Baby

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Think you want to have labor induced? Think again. If it's too early, it might be a bad idea.

Inducing Labor - KidsHealth

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Find out why doctors may induce labor if you're past your due date, how it may be done, and how it may affect you and your baby.

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Labor induction - Mayo Clinic

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Labor induction — also known as inducing labor — is a procedure used to stimulate uterine contractions during pregnancy before labor begins on its own.

Inducing Labor: Stripping Membranes, Breaking Water, & More

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WebMD explains why and how labor is induced, and whether you can help it along without medical intervention.

Inducing labor | March of Dimes

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If your labor is slow to begin, your health care provider may induce labor (also called induction). Learn why and how labor is induced and the risks involved.