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Why are C-sections on the rise?

Why are C-sections on the rise?

Non-medical individuals influence many women in rural Bangladesh to opt for caesarian section (C-section) delivery despite their initial preference for vaginal delivery, suggests a recent icddr,b finding.

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C-sections greatest burden among childbirth expenses

C-sections greatest burden among childbirth expenses

Families may be spending the highest amount from their pockets for caesarian section deliveries among different child delivery-related expenses, suggests a recent icddr,b analysis.

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Maternal mortality and Caesarean section: Another pricey paradox in Bangladesh

Maternal mortality and Caesarean section: Another pricey paradox in Bangladesh

Maternal mortality and Caesarean section (C-section) operation are closely linked. Physically, women are designed to give birth through normal delivery. Only in case of about 15% of all delivering women, s

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Health minister: Avoid C-sections unless there are complications

Health minister: Avoid C-sections unless there are complications

The Health Ministry is observing Safe Motherhood Day Health Minister Zahed Malek has advised women to avoid getting a caesarean section unless there is a complication during deliver

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The Caesarean epidemic!

The Caesarean epidemic!

To start with, a joke. A maternity home housed on the first floor of a multi-storeyed building had, on the ground floor, a dry-cleaner boasting of one-day service. One day came a terrible dust storm which knocked down

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INFANTS BORN THROUGH CESAREAN SECTION MORE LIKELY TO BE HOSPITALIZED WITH BRONCHIOLITIS

INFANTS BORN THROUGH CESAREAN SECTION MORE LIKELY TO BE HOSPITALIZED WITH BRONCHIOLITIS

Infants born through cesarean section are more likely to require hospitalization for bronchiolitis compared with infants born through spontaneous vaginal delivery, according to research presented at the Pediatric Acade

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 Cesarean section complication risk rises with mother's age, study finds

Cesarean section complication risk rises with mother's age, study finds

Rates of cesarean deliveries have increased despite warnings from WHO that it should only be used in life-threatening cases due to risk of complications. Pregnant women are more likely to have complications during labor in cesarean deliver

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Study: C-Section Does Carry Added Risks

Study: C-Section Does Carry Added Risks

MONDAY, April 1, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- For pregnant women, a C-section carries a higher risk of sever

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Famous Bollywood moms opted for Natural Childbirth instead of C-Section

Famous Bollywood moms opted for Natural Childbirth instead of C-Section

Here we all known that Natural childbirth is extremely demanding and painful. This is one of the reasons why the statistics of mothers choosing C-section over natural childbirth is reaching a new height. Some bollywood mom decided to go on this pa

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Pvt institutes milking money out of pregnancy

Pvt institutes milking money out of pregnancy

Health Minister Zahid Malik today said private medical centres are opting more for needless caesarean sections to milk money out of pregnancy."Around 70% of deliveries in our country is done through c-section which is higher than the s

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Yes, You Can Have A Vaginal Birth After A C-Section

Yes, You Can Have A Vaginal Birth After A C-Section

LADYIST IS SEX ED FOR GROWN WOMEN. OUR SEXPERTS ARE ANSWERING THE QUESTIONS THAT HEALTH CLASS NEVER FULLY EXPLAINED. WHAT DO YOU WANT TO KNOW ABOUT YOUR SEXUAL OR REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH? O

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C-Section or Vaginal Delivery- Which one is better?

C-Section or Vaginal Delivery- Which one is better?

C-section is one of the ways to deliver a baby. Many times it is a medical necessity but sometimes it is also a choice of the mom-to-be. The safest delivery is vaginal but C-sections are way more common than vaginal deliveries. The C-section is al

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C-sections greatest burden among childbirth expenses

C-sections greatest burden among childbirth expenses

An analysis by ICDDR,B says number of C-sections significantly risen across Bangladesh. Among the different kinds of childbirth expenses i

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Cesarean deliveries in childbirth incur huge cost in Bangladesh: study

Cesarean deliveries in childbirth incur huge cost in Bangladesh: study

Caesarian deliveries incur huge cost in childbirth in the country, says a recent icddr,b study, revealing that C- section deliveries took an average US$ 250 out-of-pocket (OOP) expenditure as a normal delivery burden o

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C-sections greatest burden among childbirth expenses: icddr,b

C-sections greatest burden among childbirth expenses: icddr,b

C-section rate rises to 31 pc in Bangladesh Dhaka, Apr 19 (UNB)- Families may be spending the highest amount from their pockets for caesarian section deliveries among different child delivery-related expenses in Banglade

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Section ultrasound could prevent thousands of unnecessary C-sections

Section ultrasound could prevent thousands of unnecessary C-sections

Thousands of caesarean section deliveries could be avoided simply by offering women an extra ultrasound scan, a

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Link Found Between C-Sections and Asthma, Allergies

Link Found Between C-Sections and Asthma, Allergies

Babies born via cesarean have an increased risk of respiratory conditions, says a School of Public Health professor. Newswise — ALBANY, N.Y. (April 16, 2019) – Babies born via cesarean deli

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Extra late-term scan could reduce need for caesareans, finds study

Extra late-term scan could reduce need for caesareans, finds study

 Proposal would cut costs for NHS and allow thousands more women to give birth naturally Thousands of emergency caesarean sections could be avoided in the UK every year by scanning women in late pregnancy, research ha

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Breech baby scan 'would save lives'

Breech baby scan 'would save lives'

Mums-to-be could be routinely offered an ultrasound scan at 36 weeks to help spot risky breech deliveries, when a baby's bottom or feet will emerge first, say UK researchers.

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‘Be cautious with cesarean-section’

‘Be cautious with cesarean-section’

A Gynaecologist, Dr Adebayo Bamisebi, on Tuesday advised pregnant women not to go for delivery through cesarean-section without a special reason for it. Bamisebi of the Department o

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More complication risks with C-section than natural delivery

More complication risks with C-section than natural delivery

In some situations, C–section delivery can save lives, but it is not a procedure to be undertaken lightly, according to a new study. For pregnant women, a Read More

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Lifestyle changes results in more cesarean deliveries

Lifestyle changes results in more cesarean deliveries

Presently the number of cesarean deliveries has gone up manifold in the last two decades with majority of patients as well society blaming the doctors. However, the doctors directly relate it to the changes in peo

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C-section complication risk rises with mother's age

C-section complication risk rises with mother's age

Pregnant women are more likely to have complications during labor and cesarean deliveries than during vaginal births, and a new study offers fresh evidence that older mothers are most at r

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India might soon have the most Caesarean births

India might soon have the most Caesarean births

Number of caesareans was 17.2% for India during the period from Jan 2015 to Dec 2016

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Why Chinese mothers turned away from C-sections

Why Chinese mothers turned away from C-sections

Doctors and researchers have long been warning of alarmingly high Caesarean-section rates globally. Among countries with such high C-section rates, only one has managed to change - China. The story of how China suc

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Mother’s mental health after childbirth: Does the delivery method matter?

Mother’s mental health after childbirth: Does the delivery method matter?

A new study has revealed first-time mothers who give birth via unplanned caesarean section are 15% more likely to experience postnatal depression. The author of the study is calling

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Informed decisions and maternal health literacy could reduce caesarean section numbers

Informed decisions and maternal health literacy could reduce caesarean section numbers

Following the “Conference on WHO recommendations on non-clinical interventions to reduce unnecessary caesarean section”, held on 13–14 December 2018 in Tbilisi, Georgia, 2 experts give their perspecti

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Caesarean sections 'are causing thousands to lose babies'

Caesarean sections 'are causing thousands to lose babies'

CAESAREAN sections are causing thousands of women to lose babies in subsequent pregnancies, according to a leading obstetrician. In what experts describe as a "tragedy" and "hidden

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Why You Don't Want a C-Section

Why You Don't Want a C-Section

Having a Cesarean might seem like the easier and safer way to give birth, but it's not. Here's why it's riskier for you and your baby. When I hear women debate whether it's better t

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Experts address alarming increase in caesarean sections at meeting in Tbilisi, Georgia

Experts address alarming increase in caesarean sections at meeting in Tbilisi, Georgia

Member States, policy-makers and experts from 19 countries gathered at a WHO meeting in Tbilisi, Georgia, to agree on how to reduce unnecessary caesarean sections (C-sections) in the WHO European Region.

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