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imageEspecially in your first labour, it is hard for you to anticipate how you will react to pain in labour. In the 21st century, it is unacceptable for any woman to suffer pain that can be safely alleviated unless that is her choice. Having said that, you are free to choose the method of pain relief that you think suits you best, but you should be willing to change your mind if you do not find your choice effective. This is a useful link to some information about different methods of pain relief.