Does labor hurt?

Answer Absolutely, it is probably the worst pain you will ever feel... BUT totally worth it once your baby is in your arms. Epidurals make it so much better, but may not always work for getting rid of the... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Does labor hurt

Will using an IV for pain during labor hurt the baby?

Intravenous pain medications have certain side effects. Most of the ones used in labor and delivery are not harmful to the fetus.

Scale of 1 - 10 (ten being the worst pain possible) how bad does labor hurt?

this is a definitive 10+...but hold on! It's a different pain, as it has a known ending and reason. And it varies, unlike say a broken bone or migraine headache. When I was in transition, in betw... Read More »

Will labor hurt worse if you give birth at 11?

Answer I'm sure it would. Your body is under developed in a reproduction sense.

40 weeks and 1 cm dilated having horrible cramping that goes from your sides to your back is this labor or false labor?

It sounds like it could be real labor! Call your doctor or just go into the hospital. The worse that can happen is they send you home! Good Luck! :)