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Pain Relief Options When Having Your Baby: Yarmouth Regional Hospital

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Women and Children's Health Unit

This pamphlet will give you information to help you choose what pain relief options are right for you as you get ready for the birth of your baby. Topics include relaxation and breathing techniques, nitrous oxide gas, narcotic analgesics, and epidurals (an FAQ section on epidurals is provided). 

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