squeak wrote: too right- epidurals/drugs are fantastic. Don't let anyone (especially someone who hasn't given birth) say otherwise!
My baby was also unaffected by the drug.
One of the best things of it all!
Would these people like to have a tooth out with no pain killer I ask
Well, I once read an article (in early 90's) written by a male obs/gynae specialist and co-written by a male anaesthetist who compared "natural labour" with a procedure called "TURP" whereby the inside of the penis is kinda like planed down as the urethra is too narrow, and they were just wondering if any bloke would like to go through THAT without any anaesthesia whatsoever? So...