Pregnant Belly

Sterile Water in Pregnancy

Up until now, sterile water injections haven’t been available in Australian maternity units, but thanks to the study, that’s about to change.

One-in-three women experience severe back pain during labour and birth. And now, a safe, simple and effective treatment to ease the pain is here, thanks research from Professor Sue Kildea at Charles Darwin University and Dr Nigel Lee from The University Queensland.

In the Media​

New research proves water injections effectively relieve backpain.
The ‘midwifery voodoo’ pain relief that science proves works
The Lancet E Clinical Medicine Article July 2020
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