China’s state health authority is promoting painless vaginal birth in an effort to reduce the country’s high rate of caesareans. Photo: Xinhua

China’s mothers to be offered pain-free birth option in national bid to reduce caesarean rates

  • China has some of the highest caesarean rates in the world
  • Many women unaware that labour pain can be optional and choose surgery instead
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China’s state health authority is promoting painless vaginal birth in an effort to reduce the country’s high rate of caesareans. Photo: Xinhua
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