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Gentle Cesareans - how to feel part of the c-section circus

These past few weeks I’ve had the most wonderful revelation that even though I’m having another planned c-section, I can also have a real birth plan. 1,313 more words

Choice of Anesthesia for Cesarean Delivery

Juang, J. et al. Anesthesia & Analgesia. Published online: January 16 2017

Neuraxial anesthesia use in cesarean deliveries (CDs) has been rising since the 1980s, whereas general anesthesia (GA) use has been declining. 85 more words

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C-section Realities No One Tells You

The other day I was asked about my recovery after having a c-section. How traumatic was it? How long did it take to get back on my feet? 1,540 more words


Things to know before your c-section

Cesarean birth is the most common surgical procedure for women in the US, accounting for 32.2% of births in 2014. This is a major surgery that comes with many risk, one major risk being infection. 147 more words

Women's Health

The Greatest Date

I’ve had a lot of good days in my life – but nothing compares to the day Aeralyn Gail entered this world.

She’s our beautiful three month old baby girl and the moment we set eyes on her our world changed forever. 648 more words

A Voice Of Infertility

Nurse-Midwives are With Women, Walking a Middle Path to a Safe and Rewarding Birth

In childbirth politics as in all politics, extreme viewpoints make the news, and sensible centrists are ignored. A couple of years ago, Ricki Lake provoked a firestorm of debate about home birth with her film, … 226 more words