This class offers expecting parents the information needed to make decisions regarding medicated pain management during labor and birth. You will learn about "positive pain" that is experienced throughout the labor process. The class will cover the benefits and risks of medicated pain relief for labor & birth. The choices available for medicated pain relief, which includes analgesics & epidurals, will be discussed.
Please take Comfort Skills, which covers non-medicated pain relief techniques, before attending.
For more information send an e-mail to the Birth Care Education office or call (319) 369-7166 to leave a voice message.