What An Epidural Is Like
Last year when I answered your questions about my experience with vaginal childbirth, many people had lingering questions about getting an epidural — which, if you didn’t know, is anesthesia that numbs you from your waist down. So, first I’ll talk about my own experience, and then we’ll get into the real facts from expert Dr. Mary Jane Minkin.
Dr. Minkin is a Clinical Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at Yale University School of Medicine, and founder of MadameOvary.com. She doesn’t have an Instagram, but you can read more about her background here!