Published in Women's Health Weekly, September 6th, 2001
The researchers also found that epidural analgesia, or pain relief, does not increase the chances for difficult birth, as many had feared, but does prolong labor by an average of 25 minutes. The findings were reported recently in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
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