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    Default is it bad to have sex while 36 weeks pregnant

    hi im just wondering if its bad to have sex while your 36 weeks pregnant thanks

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    No, unless you have some prior history of premature labour or something. Have fun

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    Not at all so long as your waters haven't broken as it can cause infections but if you have had a "normal" pregnancy go for it

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    Not at all. It can help to bring things on if your body is ready but don't let that stop you!

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    It should be fine unless you've been told to abstain for health reasons.

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    It's fine. Even if it did trigger labour the baby is considered full term at 37 weeks so it would hardly even be premature, but to be honest I doubt sex will trigger labour if bub isn't ready.

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    I said "doubt" but in fact I know sex won't trigger labour unless bub is ready

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    Quote Originally Posted by missie_mack View Post
    No if anything it is GOOD for your pregnancy! There are hormones in semen that are used to help riped and dilate the cervix to prepare for birth
    Thats what my midwife said. She said that in a study women who had regular sex with their partners in the last couple of weeks of pregnancy had their babies closer to their EDD then those that didn't.

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    Half your luck! I say go for it

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    Quote Originally Posted by Beatnik View Post
    Thats what my midwife said. She said that in a study women who had regular sex with their partners in the last couple of weeks of pregnancy had their babies closer to their EDD then those that didn't.
    Wow!! That's so interesting. Bring on the late pregnancy shagathon. Im only 19 weeks but still...

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