If you find your self past your due date by 1 week and 2 days, your care provider will probably start a conversation about medical inductions. Medical inductions may be necessary but are not with out risk and potential complications. Acupuncture can stimulate contractions, however, these contractions start slowly and increase with intensity and frequency allowing your body to produce natural endorphins to manage any discomfort.
Induction treatments are preformed after 41 weeks and 2 days, it is recommend to have acupuncture daily until you deliver.
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