Select Page

Childbirth or a swift kick to the crotch? Both are painful experiences, but is there a scientifically accurate way to tell which is worse?

Hosted by: Olivia Gordon

SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org
———-
Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow
———-
Huge thanks go to the following Patreon supporters for helping us keep SciShow free for everyone forever:

Adam Brainard, Greg, Alex Hackman, Sam Lutfi, D.A. Noe, الخليفي سلطان, Piya Shedden, KatieMarie Magnone, Scott Satovsky Jr, Charles Southerland, Patrick D. Ashmore, charles george, Kevin Bealer, Chris Peters
———-
Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet?
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow
Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com
Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow
———-
Sources:

https://www.theatlantic.com/health/ar…
https://broadly.vice.com/en_us/articl…
https://www.marieclaire.com/health-fi…
https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/20…
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2…
http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20180…
https://mh.bmj.com/content/43/4/238
https://www.theatlantic.com/health/ar…
https://gizmodo.com/new-study-casts-m…
https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.c…
https://www.wired.com/story/womens-pa…
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science…
https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/…
https://www.bodyinmind.org/wp-content…
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2…
http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/neu…
https://www.scientificamerican.com/ar…
https://www.cell.com/current-biology/…
https://www.sciencefocus.com/news/wom…
https://poseidon01.ssrn.com/delivery….
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti…
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases…
https://ai-med.io/dt_team/objective-p…
https://www.nature.com/articles/d4158…
https://insights.ovid.com/pubmed?pmid…
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti…
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti…
https://www.psychologytoday.com/ca/bl…
https://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/10/us…
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti…
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases…
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1…
https://academic.oup.com/jhmas/articl…
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti…
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1…
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti…

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi…