Pregnancy

Pain during childbirth

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Giving birth is painful. The experience of that pain differs between individuals. The body is made to handle pain, but there are different methods that can help you with pain relief if you need it.

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It can be difficult to imagine beforehand how childbirth will feel. It can also be difficult to know what kind of pain relief suits you best. For that reason, it is good to be open to different alternatives.

This text is about pain during vaginal childbirth. There is also a section on caesarean delivery and a section for those who are providing support for a person giving birth.

If you are worried about pain during the delivery, it is good to talk to a midwife at the maternity clinic. They can help you prepare.

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