Quoting Smartass *TTC*:" No. It's the sperm that helps start the labor."
Quoting Glo♥:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Courtney; [38 weeks]:</b>" My doctor told me it's not so much ... [snip!] ... is that not true?"</blockquote> Well the sperm helps ripen the cervix and the orgasm causes contractions. It's both."I knew the sperm helped the cervix, I think my doctor is hoping more towards contractions. so maybe that's what he was saying.
Quoting Glo♥:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Courtney; [38 weeks]:</b>" I knew the sperm helped the cervix, ... [snip!] ... saying."</blockquote> Yeah. I remember having sex the day I lost my mucous plug I got some bad contractions for hrs."
Quoting jen_ zeits:" everyone says its the sperm its not the sperm that help its the hormon from the semen that helps soften ... [snip!] ... you just well natural. positions wont do anything that i know of just be careful and dont hurt urself trying to do something "Yes, its the hormone, in the SPERM. So it's the SPERM.