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I lost my mucus plug I am at 37 weeks along can i have sex safely? since i know that mucus plug is what prevents the bacteria from getting to the baby.

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5 years ago

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5 years ago
well if you do have sex most likely you will go into labor soon. When I lost my mucus plug with my daughter  I went into labor about 12 hours later!
5 years ago
After losing the mucus plug I wouldn't have sex.  You are getting ready to deliver and would you really want to go into labor while having sex?  I would just hold off on the sex.  Plus you are right that is what prevents bacteria from getting to the baby.  I just don't advise it.  I hope that this helps.

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