New cesarean birth statistics

The CDC released the latest cesarean birth statistics today. “Following a decline in the early 1990s, the cesarean rate increased by 53% from 1996 to 2007, from 21% to an all-time high of 32%…” Recent Trends in Cesarean Delivery in the United States In 2007, nearly one-third (32%) of all births were cesarean deliveries […]

Natural Birth Post-Cesareans

Natural Birth Post Cesareans: Why Docs Lag Science More women want to be able to have a baby naturally, even if they’ve had Caesareans. Research backs them up—so why won’t doctors?