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Epidural is highly effective local anaesthetic procedure includes injectind anaesthetic around the spinal nerves in your lower back.

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Epidurals | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

Your child’s surgeon or anaesthetist may suggest that your child needs an epidural for control of pain after an operation

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Epidurals and breastfeeding | Australian Breastfeeding Association

How does an epidural work?With an epidural, a small plastic tube is inserted between the bones of your spine, into the space around your spinal cord. A combination of drugs is given through the tube. A local anaesthetic blocks nerves in the spinal cord that transmit pain signals and an opiate provides further pain relief.

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Childbirth - pain relief options - Better Health Channel

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Pain during childbirth | HealthEngine Blog

Almost all women experience pain during childbirth which varies in severity. There are different pharmacological and non-pharmacological approaches to treatment of pain during childbirth.

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Caesarean Section - Birth Trauma

Being abdominal surgery, pain in the early months is very common after a caesarean section (C-section) and needs to be managed with rest, pain relief, and

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ANZCA | Pain relief and having a baby

Labour is among the most painful human experiences.

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CT scan (computerised tomography) | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

What is a CT scan? CT stands for "computerised tomography"

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Pain Relief in Labour and Childbirth

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Adults and Headache - Headache Australia

Studies confirm that tension-type headache and migraine are more common in women while cluster headache, a rare form of headache, is more common in men.

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