Everything you need to know about giving birth by caesarean section.
For my first child's birth, the theatre was crowded with doctors. He was pulled out of my tummy. It wasn't how nature intended.
Very premature babies have fewer breathing problems when they're born naturally compared to a caesarean, a new study says.
A pregnant woman was shocked when her doctor sent an email demanding that she either have a voluntary caesarean or he would call the police.
After three caesareans, I feel my body failed my babies, and not giving birth naturally somehow makes me less of a woman.
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Not many people can say their birth was seen by thousands of people around the world, but one baby boy, born in an American hospital yesterday, will be able to one day claim just that.
A photograph showing a baby reaching out of it's mother's womb to grab the finger of the doctor who was delivering her has gone viral.
Children born via caesarean section are slightly more likely than babies delivered vaginally to become heavy or obese, according to a new review of studies.
Some women who deliver their babies by caesarean section may be able to check out of the hospital the next day without raising their risk of problems, according to a new study.
First-time North Shore mums are more likely to have a caesarean compared to women in Counties Manukau.
More first-time mothers are having caesareans in Wellington, a Health Ministry report says.
A New York jury has ruled that an obstetrician is not liable for his former patient's abdomen catching fire during a Caesarean section in an incident that left her with a third-degree burn.
Women who stop work early are four times less likely to have a caesarean delivery.
If you are having a caesarean there can still be ways you can individualise your experience.
Are you planning or considering a vaginal birth after a caesarean (VBAC)?
A controversial study suggests caesarean births may be a better path for mothers and their babies.
Pregnant women are much more willing than their doctors to accept the risks involved in having a normal vaginal delivery researchers have found.
Women who have given birth vaginally are more likely to develop incontinence decades later than mums who delivered their babies via caesarean section, according to a new study from Sweden.
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