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How lovely to see one of my posts has featured on MummyBearsBlog in her favourite posts of the week ‘Shout Out’. It features my post, ‘Emergency Section V Elective Section’. 117 more words

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Breastfeeding After a Cesarean Birth

Mothers who have a cesarean-section often discover that a surgical birth also has an impact on breastfeeding.  If the mother has her c-section prior to going into labour, or has had labour induced, she will not produce the same cascade of hormones that a natural labour start creates. 356 more words

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Cesarean Section

Recently, a few physicians have claimed that elective primary cesareans and elective repeat cesareans are safer for babies, and even for mothers, than vaginal birth.¹’²   While selective use of the medical literature might seem to back up this claim, a review of the studies which consider short- and long-term risks of cesareans does not.   195 more words

This week in health: New antibiotics, e-cig ads and more

Canada.com Health takes a look at a few stories you may have missed this week.

New antibiotics announced, target resistant bugs

We’ve heard a lot in recent years about the growing threat of… 688 more words

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