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Doctors aren't sure why some babies hang around in the womb longer than others, but nothing you did or didn't do during pregnancy caused your babies to be overdue.
It is unlikely with twins that this will happen because it is recommended that twins be delivered early. If you are getting close to your due date, ask your doctor about whether it’s time to induce your labor.
If you're a week or two past your due date, ask your doctor whether it's time to induce labor.
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