China hospital offers men to experience 'labour pains'

Zee Media Bureau/Shruti Saxena

New Delhi: It's indeed true that a women gets a new life after she delivers a baby. But, it's not that easy. In an unusual news, a hospital in China is offering fathers-to-be a chance to get a taste of labour pains.

After a lot many female patients complained that their partners don't understand what they feel and offer very little sympathy towards them, Aima hospital in China's eastern Shandong Province has come up with a technique in order to make expectant fathers experience a shadow of the pain of childbirth.

The hospital offers a bi-weekly session. To begin with the simulation process, pads attached to a device are placed above the abdomen that carry electric shocks. The test creates a feeling similar to that of giving birth.

As many as 100 volunteers have signed up for the simulation process.

As a matter of fact, the simulations are just the tip of the iceberg and guys delievering a baby is actually really a daunting task!