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Fewer Cesarean Sections - KELOLAND TV

VBAC in the News - Fri, 01/31/2014 - 6:23pm

KELOLAND TV

Fewer Cesarean Sections
KELOLAND TV
With her first child, Hansberger had to have a C-section after 24 hours of labor. She also had to have a C-section with her ... While there are many benefits to having a vaginal delivery, in some cases C-sections are needed. "Certainly you don't have ...

23 things in your maternity bag checklist - India.Com Health

VBAC in the News - Fri, 01/31/2014 - 3:44am

India.Com Health

23 things in your maternity bag checklist
India.Com Health
You will need them soon after birthing to save you from lochia or post delivery bleeds irrespective of a vaginal birth or a cesarean section. 13. Comfortable underwear: Choose cotton and keep away your best ones. They are going to be messy so have a ...

Home Birth Study Finds No Increased Risk For Mom Or Baby, Experts Still Divided - Huffington Post

VBAC in the News - Thu, 01/30/2014 - 8:37pm

Home Birth Study Finds No Increased Risk For Mom Or Baby, Experts Still Divided
Huffington Post
Approximately 1,100 women in the study were attempting a vaginal birth after cesarean section, and of that group, 87 percent were able to deliver vaginally. Newborn outcomes were also largely positive, the researchers say. One and a half percent of the ...
Study finds home births comparatively safe – for low-risk women, infantsHealthCanal.com

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Study Finds Home Births Comparatively Safe – For Low-Risk Women, Infants - The Lund Report

VBAC in the News - Thu, 01/30/2014 - 1:14pm

Study Finds Home Births Comparatively Safe – For Low-Risk Women, Infants
The Lund Report
The largest study ever conducted in the United States of planned home births found that 93.6 percent of the 16,924 women in the study had spontaneous vaginal births, and only 5.2 percent required a cesarean section for delivery. Both mortality figures ...

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Wlazlo: Giving birth is not a medical emergency - Casper Star-Tribune Online

VBAC in the News - Thu, 01/30/2014 - 12:16pm

Wlazlo: Giving birth is not a medical emergency
Casper Star-Tribune Online
I am glad that the birthing practices of Wyoming Medical Center and in general are being challenged. The very high rate of first-time-birth cesarean sections at WMC and their current policy on vaginal births after cesarean (VBACs) are indicative that ...

Atlanta Practice Announces Standard Service Producing Better Birth Outcomes ... - Sacramento Bee

VBAC in the News - Wed, 01/29/2014 - 1:00pm

Atlanta Practice Announces Standard Service Producing Better Birth Outcomes ...
Sacramento Bee
The ISIS model of care is unique in that it offers more than just regular check-ups and the opportunity to have a natural, unmedicated birth. Clients travel from all over metro Atlanta to take advantage the high rate of success with vaginal birth after ...

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The wait is over: Emma, Jackson top Austin baby names in '13 - Austin Herald

VBAC in the News - Wed, 01/29/2014 - 10:43am

The wait is over: Emma, Jackson top Austin baby names in '13
Austin Herald
“We have always offered immediate skin-to-skin time for our babies and mothers after vaginal deliveries, and this year we initiated it with our mothers who required cesarean sections. They are able to put their newborns skin-to-skin in the operating ...

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Atlanta Practice Announces Standard Service Producing Better Birth Outcomes ... - DigitalJournal.com

VBAC in the News - Wed, 01/29/2014 - 9:09am

Atlanta Practice Announces Standard Service Producing Better Birth Outcomes ...
DigitalJournal.com
The ISIS model of care is unique in that it offers more than just regular check-ups and the opportunity to have a natural, unmedicated birth. Clients travel from all over metro Atlanta to take advantage the high rate of success with vaginal birth after ...

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Atlanta Practice Announces Standard Service Producing Better Birth Outcomes ... - PR Newswire (press release)

VBAC in the News - Wed, 01/29/2014 - 9:01am

Atlanta Practice Announces Standard Service Producing Better Birth Outcomes ...
PR Newswire (press release)
The ISIS model of care is unique in that it offers more than just regular check-ups and the opportunity to have a natural, unmedicated birth. Clients travel from all over metro Atlanta to take advantage the high rate of success with vaginal birth after ...

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Doctor claims caesarean safer - The West Australian

VBAC in the News - Wed, 01/29/2014 - 12:58am

The West Australian

Doctor claims caesarean safer
The West Australian
"Many women aim to achieve a natural birth, and some women choose an induction of labour, an elective caesarean or a vaginal birth after caesarean because it's right for them. All have different benefits and risks, both immediate and long-term." Dr ...

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Health Calendar - Lake County News Sun

ICAN in the News - Tue, 01/28/2014 - 4:48pm

Health Calendar
Lake County News Sun
CESAREAN AND VBAC: ICAN of Lake County is a local chapter of the International Cesarean Awareness Network. Monthly meetings are open to all women who are seeking a safe and supportive environment to process a traumatic or disappointing birth ...

Home News Dr. Joyce Barrett mourned by wide circle of... - Kawartha Media Group

VBAC in the News - Tue, 01/28/2014 - 2:04pm

Home News Dr. Joyce Barrett mourned by wide circle of...
Kawartha Media Group
She set up a family practice and eventually focused on obstetrics, particularly vaginal birth after Caesarean and home births. She was very active in the Peterborough community with Kawartha Ploughshares, the NDP and, most recently, No Casino ...

NE Arkansas leads state in C-section births - KAIT

VBAC in the News - Tue, 01/28/2014 - 1:42pm

NE Arkansas leads state in C-section births
KAIT
Dr. Speights said it is possible for a woman to have a natural birth after a C-section. "There's a little bit more risk there, but then we talk about risk versus benefit, and there's a lot more benefit overall," Dr. Speights said. "If we were supposed ...

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Doctor claims caesarean safer - The West Australian

VBAC in the News - Tue, 01/28/2014 - 1:00pm

The West Australian

Doctor claims caesarean safer
The West Australian
"Many women aim to achieve a natural birth, and some women choose an induction of labour, an elective caesarean or a vaginal birth after caesarean because it's right for them. All have different benefits and risks, both immediate and long-term." Dr ...

Doctor claims caesarean safer - The West Australian

VBAC in the News - Tue, 01/28/2014 - 12:52pm

The West Australian

Doctor claims caesarean safer
The West Australian
"Many women aim to achieve a natural birth, and some women choose an induction of labour, an elective caesarean or a vaginal birth after caesarean because it's right for them. All have different benefits and risks, both immediate and long-term." Dr ...

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Doctor claims caesarean safer - The West Australian

VBAC in the News - Tue, 01/28/2014 - 12:45pm

Doctor claims caesarean safer
The West Australian
"Many women aim to achieve a natural birth, and some women choose an induction of labour, an elective caesarean or a vaginal birth after caesarean because it's right for them. All have different benefits and risks, both immediate and long-term." Dr ...

Judged for having an elective caesarean - Daily Life

VBAC in the News - Tue, 01/28/2014 - 7:01am

Judged for having an elective caesarean
Daily Life
If we did this kind of analysis on women who try for a VBAC (vaginal birth after caesarean) it would probably be as few as 10 to 15 per cent." "We push women in a certain direction and make them feel bad if they require any intervention, and we tell ...

Hospitals trying to curb Caesarean sections - MetroWest Daily News

VBAC in the News - Tue, 01/28/2014 - 4:13am

Hospitals trying to curb Caesarean sections
MetroWest Daily News
BROCKTON – Denise Latham chose to give birth to her second child by Caesarean section after having an emergency C-section five years ago. Scheduling her second Caesarean delivery for this past week helped her feel more in control of the situation, said ...

Hospitals trying to curb Caesarean sections - The Patriot Ledger

VBAC in the News - Mon, 01/27/2014 - 3:51pm

Hospitals trying to curb Caesarean sections
The Patriot Ledger
BROCKTON – Denise Latham chose to give birth to her second child by Caesarean section after having an emergency C-section five years ago. Scheduling her second Caesarean delivery for this past week helped her feel more in control of the situation, said ...

Hospitals trying to curb Caesarean sections - Wellesley Townsman

VBAC in the News - Mon, 01/27/2014 - 2:32pm

Hospitals trying to curb Caesarean sections
Wellesley Townsman
BROCKTON – Denise Latham chose to give birth to her second child by Caesarean section after having an emergency C-section five years ago. Scheduling her second Caesarean delivery for this past week helped her feel more in control of the situation, said ...

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