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Opting for pain relief

Your spouse is now entering the final weeks of her pregnancy. This is a good time for her to consider whether she intends to use an epidural during the delivery. Epidural anesthesia is a favored option for pain relief. It works by blocking pain in a particular region of the body.
These are some of the advantages of using epidural anesthesia:

Disadvantages associated with using epidural anesthesia:

Disclaimer: The above information is commonsense reflection drawn from general experience. If you are looking for expert medical advice, please consult your doctor.