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C-section use nearly doubled globally since 2000: report

The surgery is not without risk for mother and child, and is associated with complications in future births, researchers said.

12 Oct 2018 3:14 PM

'Vaginal seeding' for C-section babies could be unsafe, doctors warn

There is simply no evidence to suggest it has benefits — and it may carry potential risks.

26 Oct 2017 3:44 PM

Caesarean born babies more likely to be obese, says study

New study finds children born via caesarean are more likely to have unbalanced amount of good and bad bacteria in their gut.

12 Oct 2017 10:18 AM

Microbirthing can harm babies

Find out how.

23 Aug 2017 2:42 PM

First C-section may have taken place in 1337 in Prague: researchers

Beatrice of Bourbon, the second wife and second cousin of John the Blind, King of Bohemia could have been the first to receive a C-section.

28 Nov 2016 12:34 PM


Children born via C-section may have higher obesity risk: study

This association was even greater if their mother was overweight or obese.

15 Nov 2016 8:05 PM