April is Cesarean Awareness Month (CAM)

“Every birth is different, and too often the diagnosis of “Failure to Progress” is “failure to wait”.

-Dr. Christopher Stroud, md

👇 Thank you to our amazing #CAM2020 sponsors! 👆

Haelle, Tara. “Your Biggest C-Section Risk May Be Your Hospital.”
Consumer Reports. N.p., n.d. Web. 04 Apr. 2017

What can you do?

Research suggests that patients who ask questions, voice concerns and are actively engaged during physician visits have better medical outcomes

Approaches to limit intervention during labor and birth. ACOG Committee Opinion No. 766. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Obstet Gynecol 2019;133:e164–73.

1 in 5 birthers in the world will experience cesarean. Even those who don’t give birth WERE born, themselves. This is a subject that touches each of us as human beings. Birth Matters.

Brianna Barker, ICAN President