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The surprising factor behind a spike in C-sections

https://www.hsph.harvard.edu/news/multimedia-article/csections-delivery-risk-podcast/

Cesarean delivery of a baby—or C-section—is the most commonly performed surgery in the world.

Rising C-section rates are a problem all over the world—but it’s particularly notable in the United States.

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Childbirth

G is for Gestational Diabetes

If you’ve recently been diagnosed with Gestational Diabetes, you were probably given a pamphlet on healthy diet and exercise, had an appointment set with an endocrinologist, and were sent on your way. 862 more words

Virginia Beach Doula

Planned Cesarean

by Kirsten

With my now 2 yr old son (3rd c-section) I was told I had a window in my uterus and if I had another baby I should not go past 38 weeks. 383 more words

Epidural

Making a difference in the lives of your children

All 3 of my children were born by cesarean surgery. I now have a better understanding of why they struggled with some of the aliments they did growing up and why it’s so important… 311 more words

Health

Here goes... BIRTH.

So here goes my first blog…. ever!

I guess i should tell you a little about who i am and why I’m doing this. I am 25 a mum to a beautiful 3 year old girl, a wife to an amazing husband and currently 18 weeks pregnant. 804 more words

Anxiety

They cut through what, now??? (Anatomy of a c-section)

This is a great prop to show what goes into a c-section! Often, parents think a c-section is just one cut and pull the baby out. 350 more words

Labor & Birth

My little Hana Safiyya's birth story.

It was the 2nd of September, I was at school ; tired, hungry and fat, waiting for my water to splash out of my vajajay so that I could get this over with. 2,038 more words