Patience is a Virtue: Six is the new Four

Its still April and its still Cesarean Awareness Month and I still want to talk about prevention.  The most common reason a first time mom has a c/section is labor dystocia. 307 more words

Pregnancy & Birth

Monday Musing: Prevention Instead of Awareness

It’s APRIL. Its spring and its also Cesarean Awareness Month. Soooooo every year I ask myself. What does that mean? We already know there continues to be far too many c/sections happening in this country.   816 more words

Pregnancy & Birth

April is Cesarean Awareness Month

(Allow me to put on my PSA hat…)

Cesareans are wonderful live-saving tools when they are medically indicated.  But many women are unwittingly led–or even coerced–into unnecessary cesareans each year.  794 more words

Pregnancy And Childbirth

April is "Cesarean Awareness Month"

April is Cesarean Awareness Month. In 2008, ICAN of Louisville obtained a gubernatorial proclamation from Gov. Steve Beshear.

Here is a poorly scanned copy of our proclamation:

KY 2008 CAM Proclamation

Chapter Update

April is Cesarean Awareness Month

Hey, I just got to know that April is Cesarean Awareness Month.
So, What is Cesarean Awareness Month?

I got this info from ICAN: 100 more words