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1 Day Overdue with DC2, How Can I Get Things Going?! (VBAC)

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FranglaisMaman Sun 30-Nov-14 14:40:53

Turned 40 weeks yesterday with DC2. Trying for a VBAC this time after I had CS first time due to breech baby. They won't induce due to risk of scar rupture so the plan is to wait for me to go into labour spontaneously, with a CS booked as a last resort at Term + 12 days. My DD was 10 days overdue but maybe that's because she was breech anyway...

Midwife coming tomorrow, should I try a sweep? What else can I try? I really really want to avoid that CS booked for 11th December, eek! :-)

Jaffakake Sun 30-Nov-14 17:04:14

I'd just relax & make sure you do stuff, don't sit on the sofa all day. I walked miles last time, which in hindsight, was too much! Do stuff that makes you feel comfy & happy & get that oxytocin flowing!

Good luck x x

redexpat Sun 30-Nov-14 20:39:26

Sex
Curry
Gentle walks
Acupuncture?
Sweep.

blackwidow74 Sun 30-Nov-14 22:37:12

Fresh pineapple and lots of it
Nipple stipulation

VioletVelvet Mon 01-Dec-14 20:44:52

Long walks, ball bouncing, sex, sweep, clary sage baths.

Good luck!

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