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Can you be in active labor without water's breaking

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Your water can break anytime during labor. In fact in can break before labor or not even break at all. It is rare but sometimes a baby can actually be born in the bag of waters.

Some woman's water will not break on it's own so your doctor will do it.


We have tried sex and nipple simulation and got contractions with no dialation. I cannot eat spicy foods due to severe acid reflux. The contractions are there, we just need dialation and or water breaking.

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