How bad is childbirth?

Weak muscles mean the force exerted on them during childbirth will be much more harmful than if they were as strong as early women were. One physical reason childbirth hurts so much is the fact that all of the muscles need to contract so unbelievably hard.

What is the worst part about childbirth? Apart from going to the toilet without thinking to ask someone to bring the Gas and Air upstairs… by far the most painful part of childbirth is having a shit two days afterwards.

What hurts worse than childbirth?

13 pains that are worse than childbirth according to mums and science

  • Kidney stones. Pain psychologist Beth Darnell Ph.D said to Men’s Health: ‘One person’s kidney stones could be as severe as another person’s childbirth.’
  • Water infection.
  • Toothache.
  • Broken ribs.
  • Perianal abscess.
  • Broken stitches.
  • Migraines.
  • Gout.
  • Trigeminal neuralgia.
  • Serious burns.

Is childbirth the most painful thing? Childbirth is often dubbed one of the most painful experiences ever. However, it’s difficult to measure because men cannot experience it. Although labor has always been an incredibly painful process, today’s medications have reduced the pain a lot compared to years ago. Medications are optional during childbirth.

What can make childbirth less painful? Studies have shown that aerobic exercise during pregnancy can increase one’s stamina, and speed up childbirth. The shorter labor is, the less pain you’ll be in. If you don’t want to do aerobic exercise, some studies have shown that simply going on regular walks during pregnancy can shorten labor, and reduce pain.