Water blisters for pain relief

Discussion in 'Pregnancy - Third Trimester' started by Natsku, Jan 30, 2011.

  1. Natsku

    Natsku Well-Known Member

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    Anybody heard of this? Looking at my hospital website I see that they offer these for pain relief in labour, wondering if they would be any good.
     
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    knockedup Well-Known Member

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    what is a water blister?
     
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    knockedup Well-Known Member

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    looked it up and all I can find is info on water blisters being a blister filled with clear fluid....I'm pretty sure that's not what your talking about..
     
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    Natsku Well-Known Member

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    Its an injection of sterile water into the back, I'm not sure but I think its supposed to work by stimulating the endorphins like TENs does
     

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