Tag: labor epidural

Labor Epidural or Natural Birth?

| October 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Many women stress over the issue of labor epidurals for a long time before coming into the hospital to delivery their baby. Many times, the situation is made worse by the extraordinary amount of bad information that is available online regarding labor epidurals. We believe this is a personal choice, but it’s one that should […]

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Guest Podcast with Straight Shot Health: Are Labor Epidurals Dangerous?

| June 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

I recently was asked to do another podcast with Dr. Kevin at straightshothealth.com. The topic this time around was the danger of labor epidurals. It was an honor to be requested again, especially knowing all the great information Dr. Kevin provides on that site. The topic of labor epidurals is an important one. There are all sorts of […]

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Labor Epidural Video: The Best One to Watch

| March 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Are you curious about labor epidurals? Check out the newest video about epidurals! What General Anesthesia Side Effect have you experienced, if any? Nausea/Vomiting Sore Throat Decreased Mental Function Itchiness Serious bruising and pain iside back of mouth. Never got the tube inserted at all. Procedure was not performed. None. I got awesome sleep. my […]

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The Labor Epidural: Is it Dangerous For Me & My Baby?

| February 8, 2013 | 3 Comments

Many women have had a labor epidural.  And many women have strong opinions, for and against labor epidurals.  Want to learn more?  What General Anesthesia Side Effect have you experienced, if any? Nausea/Vomiting Sore Throat Decreased Mental Function Itchiness Serious bruising and pain iside back of mouth. Never got the tube inserted at all. Procedure […]

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Epidural Side Effects for the Laboring Patient

| January 31, 2013 | 78 Comments

Updated: July 29, 2016 Getting an epidural but curious about potential epidural side effects? Your answers are here. What General Anesthesia Side Effect have you experienced, if any? Nausea/Vomiting Sore Throat Decreased Mental Function Itchiness Serious bruising and pain iside back of mouth. Never got the tube inserted at all. Procedure was not performed. None. […]

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When Can I Get an Epidural?

| June 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Have you been wondering, when can you get an epidural during labor?  Lose the fear, get the facts here. What General Anesthesia Side Effect have you experienced, if any? Nausea/Vomiting Sore Throat Decreased Mental Function Itchiness Serious bruising and pain iside back of mouth. Never got the tube inserted at all. Procedure was not performed. […]

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Where Does An Epidural Go?: See This Quick 3D Video

| May 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

Check out this cool 3D video from Bupa health that shows you how and where an epidural catheter is placed. Pay special attention to the cool British accent. 🙂 See if you can spot any potential “problems” with their animation. I’ll talk about them after the jump. What General Anesthesia Side Effect have you experienced, […]

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What is an Epidural?

| March 6, 2012 | 2 Comments

Want to learn more about an epidural and epidural anesthesia? What General Anesthesia Side Effect have you experienced, if any? Nausea/Vomiting Sore Throat Decreased Mental Function Itchiness Serious bruising and pain iside back of mouth. Never got the tube inserted at all. Procedure was not performed. None. I got awesome sleep. my sides of my […]

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