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  • n. Plural form of C-section.


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  • _C-sections can be lifesaving but women should understand how to reduce their chances of needing one - because next pregnancies tend to end in C-section, too, and repeat C-sections increase hemorrhage risk.

    SFGate: Top News Stories

  • If untreated, the mother's high blood sugar can make the fetus grow too large, leading to C-sections and early deliveries.

    Diabetes in pregnancy a risk for mom years later

  • Formula should exist the way antibiotics and C-sections should exist.

    Shame And The Mom: A Boob Story | Her Bad Mother

  • Pam Udy of the International Cesarean Awareness Network blames the continuing increase in surgical deliveries in part on the decline in vaginal births after C-sections.

    Unmarried women boost record '07 U.S. birth rate

  • The World Health Organization estimates that 15 percent of births are obstructed, yet only 4 percent of women in most African countries get C-sections.

    Kate Grant: Tale Of Two Mothers

  • I'm not a medical expert, but if all those C-sections were medically necessary, it would stand to reason that had those surgeries not been performed, those mothers and babies would have suffered disastrous medical consequences.

    Cara McDonough: I Don't Care How My Baby Is Born

  • You may even be interested to see how Washington state uses science and public input to slow the rate of C-sections, overuse of brand drugs with generic alternatives, unnecessary emergency rooms visits, use of expensive radiology, preventable hospital readmissions and mental-health medication use in children.

    Washington State Is Treating Health Care Rationally

  • Since its founding, Just Like My Child Foundation and Bishop Asili Hospital have been providing pre-natal care and education and most emergency obstetrical interventions, including C-sections, ultrasound diagnosis, infrastructure for blood supply and AIDS treatment and medical staff to care for post-partum mother and child.

    Vivian Glyck: Pregnant in Uganda

  • “What are the women getting after their C-sections?”

    Between Expectations

  • What's really fun about the series is that it's shot almost entirely outdoors, allowing for mudslides, helicopter crashes, candlelit C-sections, waterfall skinny-dipping and, my favorite, Amazon army ants that act as sutures!

    Keck's Exclusives: Off the Map First Look


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