Pain Relief in Labour
This section explores the options available to you for pain relief during your labour.
Our Joint Goals
Every pregnancy creates stories for life. What will your stories about the labour be?
Would you like to share your experiences of pain relief during labour?
If you have recently had your baby at the Women's and Children's Hospital, or have been a support person for someone who did and would like to share your story, please get in touch via email at HealthCYWHSAnaesthesiaWB@sa.gov.au. You details will remain anonymous.
Benefits of Knowledge
How much each person wants to know about pain relief options in labour varies hugely. Studies on this topic generally show that people were more satisfied with their birthing experience when they felt in control of the process.
Should you have any feedback regarding the webpages about pain relief in labour, please email:
For any specific questions or discussions regarding individual care please contact your healthcare providers.