Quoting Teresa. Gutierrez:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Squeaky McGee:</b>" You can get IV pain meds, or an epidural. ... [snip!] ... block (numbing shot in the vag), but I don't know how common those are anymore."</blockquote> what would you prefer"
If I ever have another baby, I'm going natural. I hated the epidural. It's a personal preference really. If you can breathe through the contractions, and change positions to help with the pain, it's best to avoid the pain meds. You'll be fine, mama. Our bodies were made to do this.