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Can red raspberry leaf tea prevent you from going into labor when you are full term?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics

In brief: No

Nobody knows what makes women go into labor.
Something happens and there are changes the levels of certain hormones, such as decreasing Progesterone and increasing oxytocin, and then contractions start. There is no natural way to prevent going into labor at term, because humans are not suppose to stop labor when the baby is due to come out.

In brief: No

Nobody knows what makes women go into labor.
Something happens and there are changes the levels of certain hormones, such as decreasing Progesterone and increasing oxytocin, and then contractions start. There is no natural way to prevent going into labor at term, because humans are not suppose to stop labor when the baby is due to come out.
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