Thank you for attending the Calmbirth programme.

Could you please follow this link to an External Calmbirth Survey:

Calmbirth Survey

This survey has shown that out of the 411 Calmbirth mothers

  • 63.5% normal vaginal birth 12.9% normal vaginal birth with assistance
  • 13.6% emergency caesarean 6.6% planned caesarean
  • 50% had no analgesia or anesthetic during their labour
  • 22.4% who did use analgesia, used gas only.
  • 34% reported that generally they would not describe the sensations they experienced during labour as painful
  • 22% describing their pain as mild or moderate.
  • 81% were able to breastfeed soon after birthing
  • 87% felt a strong bond with their baby immediately after birth