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Epidurals Associated With Breastfeeding Problems
...arly. Moreover they said that the chemical used in epidurals
could affect babies. The researchers who looked...vidence of the fact that the fentanyl component of epidurals
is associated with breast-feeding difficulties – said the authors of the study. The most likely ca...
Epidural Mistakes Proves To Be Fatal Blunders
...childbirth to ease the pain during labor. But such epidurals
proved to be fatal due to hospital blunders //. Th...idural with other drugs. In case of pregnant women epidurals
are given for pain relief during labor. Intravenous drips are also given to speed up contractions an...
Home Birth Babies on the Rise
...idwives which steers women towards hospitals where epidurals
and other medical interventions are readily available. Health Secretary Patricia Hewitt set a target for England on the number of births at home. Mary Newburn, head of policy research at the NCT, said that the increase in home births is a move in th...
Midwives demand that pregnant women should be made to pay for epidurals!
If women demand epidurals
during delivery even if not needed they should be ...education and research committee says women having epidurals
are more likely to then need some other form of intervention. Therefore they should be encouraged to...
Epidural can affect the fetal head position
...l were administered, 4 hours after admission if no epidurals
are given, and in late labor when the dilation is more than 8cms. Most fetuses were seen to have their head in occiput anterior at delivery. Of the fetuses, which were in occiput posterior late in labor, only 20% of them remained so at delivery. Wom...