We're for expectant parents, midwives and healthcare professionals

Welcome to LabourPains.com, the public information website of the OAA. Created specifically for expectant parents as well as midwives and healthcare professionals. On this site you can learn all about the pain relief choices available during labour and how to cope with labour pains. The information on LabourPains.com has been written by a multi-disciplinary group of doctors, midwives and mothers, ensuring that you have access to information which is trustworthy, unbiased and scientifically proven. Take a look, tell us what you think and don't forget to spread the word!


The OAA are now focussing on translating their main publications into the 20 most common languages used in the UK from census data

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