Global Painless Childbirth Day

In order to never forget the incidence that a laboring woman and her baby suicided after unbearable labor pain and lack of emotional support and medical care on August 31, 2017, in Yulin, Shaanxi Province, China. No Pain Labor & Delivery – Global Health Initiative established “Global Painless Childbirth Day” on August 31st every year to increase awareness of labor analgesia and its options during childbirth to avoid the recurrence of such tragedies around the world.