Labour

This lesson will focus on the different types of birth, pain management available to support in labour and on postnatal physical and mental health.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.'Going into labour' refers to the process of...

1/5

Q2.Pains during childbirth are known as...

2/5

Q3.There is no safe pain relief available to help during labour.

3/5

Q4.The only way to give birth is through the vagina.

4/5

Q5.The term 'postnatal' refers to the time period...

5/5

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.'Going into labour' refers to the process of...

1/5

Q2.Pains during childbirth are known as...

2/5

Q3.There is no safe pain relief available to help during labour.

3/5

Q4.The only way to give birth is through the vagina.

4/5

Q5.The term 'postnatal' refers to the time period...

5/5

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Quiz:

Labour

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.The ...... has to fully open during labour for the baby to be pushed out of the uterus.

1/5

Q2.What does the placenta provide to the unborn baby?

2/5

Q3.How many pregnant women have a caesarian section in the UK?

3/5

Q4.What type of pain relief is an epidural?

4/5

Q5.1 in 10 women will suffer from postnatal ........ after the pregnancy.

5/5

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Labour

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.The ...... has to fully open during labour for the baby to be pushed out of the uterus.

1/5

Q2.What does the placenta provide to the unborn baby?

2/5

Q3.How many pregnant women have a caesarian section in the UK?

3/5

Q4.What type of pain relief is an epidural?

4/5

Q5.1 in 10 women will suffer from postnatal ........ after the pregnancy.

5/5

Lesson summary: Labour

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