Quoting CrAsH1988:" this is my 2nd child and I've been curious about sweeping membranes, is it that they are just trying ... [snip!] ... and I dont want it to break at home and make a mess etc.(mayb im crazy) But what are the pros/cons of sweeping membranes?Th
The Dr drew me out a picture, and basically what they do is pull the bag of waters from the uterine wall right above the cervix, the pro is you go into labor withen 24hours. The con is you dont, it hurts a little and only took like a minute is all. There are no risks to the baby or anything. It can also cause the water to break.