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Cesarean Births

Words That Heal: Cesarean Birth

Brandy Ferner | Posted 10.08.2013 | Parents
Brandy Ferner

This important role you have usually coincides with a very vulnerable window of time in these women's lives (possibly even the most vulnerable time of their lives), so the words you choose have immense power to heal, support and empower them -- or do the opposite.

Too Posh To Push? C-sections On Demand

AP | By MARIA CHENG | Posted 01.09.2012 | Parents

LONDON -- Pregnant women in Britain, where the government provides free health care, may soon be able to get a cesarean section on demand thanks to a ...

Scientists Expect C-Section Rate To Keep Rising

AP | RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON — More women will be giving birth by C-section for the foreseeable future, government scientists said Monday, releasing a study into the ...

Is Refusing a C-Section Child Abuse?

Amie Newman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Amie Newman

The impact of not only our ignorance about birth but our desire to control what we don't know or don't understand, serves no one.