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Old 10-15-2018, 09:24 AM
Uosdwis R. Dewoh is offline
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Originally Posted by Riemann View Post
I think memory of pain can be quite unreliable. Since childbirth is otherwise a joyful occasion, I wonder if that influences the memory? It would be interesting to know whether pain levels reported during the experience tally with the remembered experience.
Does the pain in the moment actually matter then if it's distorted in memories? Like, I could imagine someone suffering from ptsd after a particularly painful kidney stone, less so with childbirth (unless it's a exceptionally difficult birth).