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Labor & Childbirth treatment

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Pertains to managing the physiological strain experienced during labor and delivery.
Traditional Treatment
Treatments used to help a mother through childbirth include pain relievers, regional anesthesia, cesarean section medications, labor induction medications, and also treatments used postpartum. These may be used if the laboring woman is experiencing high blood pressure, if there is extreme discomfort due to fetal positioning, length of labor, or strength of contractions. Epidurals or spinal blocks View more...
Alternative Treatment
Homeopathic remedies, such as arnica, Rescue Remedy, and liquids with electrolytes can ease a laboring mother's discomfort. Water baths, massage, and acupuncture or acupuncture are also used.
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