Moving On From A Traumatic And Painful Birth

traumatic and painful birth

Approximately, 30% of women choose to have an epidural while they’re in labour, according to the University of Birmingham. However, thousands more are refused an epidural, even though it goes against official guidelines. Being denied an epidural can have a devastating effect on a new mum and can cause a traumatic and painful birth as well … Read more

Elastolabo®: New product launched to help prevent perineal trauma during childbirth

Every year, up to 55% of women (approximately 330,000) suffer from perineal trauma, damage to the area between the vagina and anus, during childbirth. The statistics around this incredibly common and painful side effect of childbirth aren’t widely discussed but a medical product does exist for pregnant women to help prevent tearing or the need … Read more