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Month: November 2018

Hypnobirthing … What’s the evidence?

Hypnobirthing … What’s the evidence?

…. Frustratingly inconclusive, that’s what! … regardless of whether you’re looking at for, or against. Because, unfortunately, bottom line is that there are lots of limitations on the studies of hypnosis for pain relief in birth. The studies we have are recognised to be of low quality because of the methods used. However, the available evidence suggests that Hypnobirthing training & practice is helpful for women in labour and reduces the overall use of pain medication and that it’s particularly…

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