All Posts Tagged ‘c/section’

  • Scheduled Birth – What’s It All About?

    Friday, November 25th, 2016

    Scheduled birth, labor induction, ever-increasing cesarean section rate, elective primary c/section…It’s enough to make your head spin.

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  • The U.S. Cesarean Section Rate tops 32%

    Thursday, April 29th, 2010

    As April is coming to a close I learned that this is national Cesarean Section Awareness month. I hadn’t heard of this so I did a little research on how this came about. This awareness month was created by a grass roots organization called ICAN (International Cesarean Awareness Network).

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  • Homebirth – Not Nirvana

    Monday, September 14th, 2009

    As you know, if you have been following my blog this year, this is a subject I feel very strongly about. I’ve written about it many times. Yet another, very sad story was on MSNBC a few days ago outlining the risks of giving birth at home. Catherine and Ricardo lost their daughter because labor went on abnormally for days, without medical attention.

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