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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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Consumer Reports finds that your risk of a cesarean section can be more than nine times higher depending on the hospital you choose.
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The most common major surgery performed in the U.S isn’t to remove an appendix or replace a knee.