By avoiding this common intervention, you can significantly reduce the need for this major and potentially dangerous (and often unnecessary) surgery. In 1965, when the cesarean rate was first measured, it was 4.5%. Today it is over 30% and much higher in some hospitals! Yet, we know that the best outcomes occur for mothers and babies when rates are between 5-10%. So what’s going on?
In the video below, several world-renowned OB/GYNs, midwives, family physicians and childbirth educators will share one of the keys to avoiding this surgery.
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