Meet the Leadership: Katherine Anderson

ICAN is excited to announce our newest Chapter Leader! “I love to listen to women sharing their birth stories and I fully believe in the transformative experience of being heard when you tell your story.” – Katherine Anderson, ICAN of Westchester Please share a little about yourself. I have a been... Continue reading →

Meet the Leadership: Dedra Staka

ICAN is excited to announce our newest Chapter Leader! “I strongly believe it is possible for women to VBAMC, and they have the right to make informed decisions as I did with my HBA3C.” – Dedra Straka, ICAN of the Capital District (NY) Please share a little about yourself. I... Continue reading →

VBAC After Cesarean for Arrest of Descent or CPD

  VBAC after Cesarean for Arrest of Descent or Cephalo-Pelvic Disproportion –  written by Pamela Vireday A cesarean for “Arrest of Descent” means a cesarean done after a woman has dilated fully and pushed for a while without the baby descending. The amount of pushing time required for the diagnosis... Continue reading →