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.
Last Updated: Friday, April 13, 2012, 09:47
Women who have given birth vaginally are more likely to develop incontinence decades later than moms who delivered their babies via cesarean section, according to a new study from Sweden.