12 methods to bring on labour naturally:best tips

4. Nipple stimulation

Gentle, mindful nipple stimulation releases the hormone oxytocin that is crucial in very early stages of labour. Tweaking nipples may not appear sexy, however in her guide, helpful tips to Childbirth, legendary midwife Ina May advises loving nipple stimulation and kissing before and during delivery. It will help reduce the labour that is active, agreement the womb, and encourages the cervix to dilate. Plus »