Caesarian Section News
C-Sections, Induced Births Decline in US, Study Finds
The rate of cesarean sections and induced births in the U.S. has declined, reversing a decades-long trend of increased rates of obstetric interventions, according to a study published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association. Researchers from multiple institutions, including the
Report: Saudi Women's Lives Dictated by Male Guardianship
Human Rights Watch says Saudi Arabia's guardianship system, which bars women from traveling abroad, obtaining a passport or marrying without the consent of a male relative, is the most significant impediment to realizing women's rights in the kingdom
THIS WEEK ON “20/20: IN AN INSTANT” DOCTORS AND NURSES COURAGEOUSLY PROTECT NEWBORNS AS A HOSTAGE CRISIS ERUPTS IN A MATERNITY WARD
“20/20: In an Instant” Continues Saturday, June 25 at 9:00pm ET on ABC Returning for its second season, “In an Instant” does more than just re-tell heart-pounding first-person accounts of the world’s most harrowing tales of survival; it brings them to life with breathtaking dramatizations of the
Canadian Tourist Delivers Fawn by Emergency C -Section After Mother Is Hit by a Truck
A Canadian man successfully delivered a healthy baby deer after its mother had been hit by a truck. The fawn, who was delivered by cesarean section, was named "Friday." Sean Steele told ABC News that he traveled to British Columbia from his home in Alberta for a fishing trip with family members
Placenta Photos Latest Trend in Birth Photography
Birth photographers see it all: from the operating room of a c-section birth to a pool of water for a mom who wants to deliver at home. There's little off-limits when it comes to capturing the precious moments of childbirth. (Editor's note: The following article includes photos showing full
Kansas Woman Gives Birth to 'Mini Sumo Wrestler'
Congrats to the family in Kansas welcome may a bouncing and very big baby boy to the family. Moses William Hilton came into the world weighing fourteen pounds fourteen ounces. Just record that's about twice the size of an average newborn mom said she had no idea he was going to be so big until
“20/20: IN AN INSTANT”
Breathtaking Stories of the Profound Will to Survive When, In an Instant, You are Staring Death in the Face Two-Hour Docudrama Series Returns for Second Season Premieres June 18 on ABC Protecting children in a deadly tornado, a catastrophic car accident, a violent hostage crisis in a maternity
Ginger Zee Injured Days Before 'Dancing With the Stars' Finale
" Dancing With The Stars " finalist Ginger Zee just suffered a setback ahead of the show's finale. The " Good Morning America " meteorologist injured her pelvis earlier this week during rehearsals for a contemporary routine with her professional partner, Val Chmerkovskiy . Zee told ABC News that
Dax Shepard Got a Vasectomy Without Telling Wife Kristen Bell
The co-hosts share their views on consulting their spouses about important decisions.
Danny Willett Pulls Off Upset at the Masters
The Englishman walked away with a victory after a collapse by Jordan Speith.