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Is it true that orgasms can spur labor?

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In brief: Yes

Irritation of uterus during orgasm or county's can stimulate labor through both hormonal release (oxytocin) release and by mechanical means.

In brief: Yes

Irritation of uterus during orgasm or county's can stimulate labor through both hormonal release (oxytocin) release and by mechanical means.
Dr. Jeffrey Oppenheimer
Dr. Jeffrey Oppenheimer
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Dr. David Lundin
Neurosurgery

In brief: Yes

This can occur typically in your last trimester.

In brief: Yes

This can occur typically in your last trimester.
Dr. David Lundin
Dr. David Lundin
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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: No

No under normal circumstances and for women with no medical or obstetrical problems it should not be an issue.

In brief: No

No under normal circumstances and for women with no medical or obstetrical problems it should not be an issue.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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