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Pain relief in labour – what works?

John Kerr posted in on March 16th, 2012.

A new study has drawn together findings from hundreds of clinical trials to identify the most effective and safest pain relief option available to women during labour.  It finds the strongest evidence for drugs, though some non-drug methods may work and improve women’s satisfaction with their pain relief. Other popular options are not backed by […]

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