The MamaTENS MyTime uses TENS to offer drug-free, more natural pain relief during labour. The MamaTENS Mytime has a Contraction Timer, Labour Log and 140 steps of intensity.
The MamaTENS MyTime is simplistic in design, portable and provides an alternative to more intrusive methods of pain relief during childbirth. Maternity TENS machines have an excellent reputation as one of the safest, most effective forms of modern pain control available to women during childbirth. Midwives recommend MamaTENs as the machines are safe to use and enable mothers to remain mobile and upright during labour; aiding the descent and dilatation to provide a more natural, drug-free form of pain relief.
Four electrode pads are placed onto the back; 2 just below the bra line and 2 on the lower back. These electrode pads omit small electrical impulses along the spine, blocking pain signals sent to the brain during labour.
The MamaTENS MyTime uses TENS (Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation) to relieve pain by:
a) helping the body to release natural painkillers (called endorphins) and