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#1 of 2 Old 02-24-2003, 12:20 AM - Thread Starter
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Why do some midwives give laboring moms castor oil? I've heard that it could do more harm than good, is this true?

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not a midwife, but mine did suggest castor oil when I went into my 41st week with my dd.

I found the Midwife archives to be helpful.
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