WATCH: Man endures pain of 20 minutes in labour

It was an experience few men have endured...

Tuesday, 16th May 2017, 4:53 pm
Updated Sunday, 4th June 2017, 9:37 pm

Heart London radio DJ 'JK' featured in a Facebook Live Male Labour – in preparation for wife Charlie O’Brien’s own birth in four months’ time.

Using two TENS machines – which are said to simulate the feeling of childbirth for anyone not in labour – Charlie 35, wired up husband Jason King, 42, to see how he could deal with 20 minutes of contractions.

Within 15 minutes of ‘on and off’ fake contractions the DJ was rolling around in agony claiming “I’m done now, I feel like I’m being chopped in half, I can hardly breathe, how do you breathe?”

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Vlogger and broadcaster Charlie has already been through a natural labour once with two year-old son Noah, and admits she is dreading the thought of going through a second birth.