Induction of Labour

Learn about self-inducing labor techniques. Self-inducing labour techniques are not medically proven, but they include massage, acupuncture, acupressure, sexual intercourse, nipple stimulation, walking and mild exercise. Find healthy ways to potentially induce labor with helpful information from a practicing ob-gyn in this free video on pregnancy.

Induction of labour is the process of using drugs or other methods to artificially start labour. Induction is carried out so that a baby can be delivered even though labour has not started spontaneously (on its own).