Quoting Ravey Candyass:" I went overdue and it wasn't bad. Its uncomfortable, but not unbearable. I had my first at 41 weeks, and y second at 40w3d."
Quoting pants88:" when induced with pitocin the pitocin makes the contractions hurt more so generally women get an epidural ... [snip!] ... ok here we go oh wait no we stopped again lol.. thats usually why they have c sections .. and congrats on your frinds baby "
Quoting Barfy McVomitron:" my mama went to almost 43 weeks, had a vag birth just fine. you can refuse an induction. simply being over due isn't reason enough"
Quoting Chels :3:" Thanks, and I've heard both that epi's speed up and slow down labor depending. Like I said I don't mind ... [snip!] ... I may need to be induced. Or even not induced that I'll end up in a c-sections doctors around here are scalpel happy it seems. "
Quoting pants88:" lol are they too posh to push haha.. well i hope you have the delivery you want and have a happy healthy ... [snip!] ... and have a happy healthy baby and self ... and i didnt know epis sped it up too... i didnt mean to give semi false info.. :/"
Quoting Kimber's Mommy:" you can refuse to be induced. they may monitor you a bit more to make sure everything is still going ok in there, but do not be afraid to go overdue. my aunt went over her due date by three weeks."