" Better birthing practices"

About: St Thomas' Hospital / Maternity care

(as the patient),

Why has there been no controlled trials of administring anaesthesia to labouring mothers? In Sweden they have compared mothers who had no anaesthesia with mothers who did. They found that mothers who had anaesthesia were five times more likely to have offspring that became addicted to drugs than mothers who did not. See intuit.org.uk or raynergarner.com
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