Pain Management

Labor is a painful process. It is important to understand your pain management options, and have an idea of what might work for you.

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Staying Active

Moving around during labor has been shown to help women deal with the pain. Find some positions that might be helpful.

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Water Births

Some women find warm water makes the pain of contractions a little easier to bear.

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Dangers of Aspirin

No matter how tempting it may be, do not take aspirin while you are in labor. Find out why aspirin is dangerous during pregnancy.

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Epidurals

Epidurals are often used throughout labor and, like any drug, there are pros and cons to using them.

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