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The Gift of a Guilt-Free Epidural

This was overwhelmingly the tone epidural advice was given to me with—‘Sure, it works, but do you really need it?’

What did it feel like? Stabbing or dull? How did YOU feel? Panicked, or despairing?

It won’t last a week It doesn’t feel like stabbing, it’s more like intense pressureneed

You can’t walk once it’s inYou’ll be bedboundSo many wires!

could Sure, it works, but do you really need it?

All bodies are different