Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 17:43
A new study has found that women who deliver naturally, endure labour pains without the help of epidural anesthesia and are accompanied by someone close during the birthing process are more content than women who give birth via caesarean section.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 10, 2013, 11:01
Children born through Caesarean section are at greater risk of allergies because they have a less diverse gut microbiota, according to a new study.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 06, 2013, 14:35
Women with more than a 16 kg (30 lbs) weight gain during pregnancy are at an increased risk of vacuum extraction delivery or Cesarean section (C-section), Researchers from Norway say.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 07, 2012, 15:59
Vaginal delivery for early preterm foetuses presenting head first, or vertex presentation, had a high rate of success with no difference in neonatal mortality compared to caesarean delivery.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 01, 2012, 14:30
Caesarean operations can carry a high risk as every one in ten women especially those who are obese or diabetic develop an infection after the procedure, a new study has claimed.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 10, 2012, 13:35
The WHO clearly states that C-sections should be done only as a life-saving measure when there is a risk of fetal or maternal death.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 24, 2012, 16:09
Babies born by Caesarean section are twice as likely to become obese than their naturally-delivered counterparts, a new researchers has claimed.
Last Updated: Friday, May 11, 2012, 14:09
But induction is associated with a greater risk of admission to a special care baby unit.