Caesarian Section News
Preemie Inspires Parents With Dazzling Smile 5 Days After Birth
A toddler named Freya is giving hope to preemie parents through a photo that was captured when she was just 5 days old. Lauren Vinje, Freya’s mother, shared the smiling picture with a childbirth blog. Within days, the photo received thousands of shares on social media. “It made me feel really
'Workout Wednesday' With Harley Pasternak
Celebrity trainer Harley Pasternak leads "GMA" viewers through a live-stream, full-body workout.
Florida Parents Celebrate Birth of Premature Twins During Hurricane Matthew
A Florida couple is celebrating the arrival of twins, a boy and girl, who were born on Thursday as Hurricane Matthew bore down on the Atlantic coast of Florida. Anthony and Jessica Polster, of Jacksonville, Florida, had planned on riding out the storm in their home near their doctors at Baptist
Parents Shocked to Discover They Were Billed for Holding Their Newborn
An image of a receipt went viral on the internet, showing a $40 charge for "skin-on-skin contact" with their infant.
Utah Dad Posts Hospital Bill With Nearly $40 Fee for Skin-to-Skin Contact After Son's Birth
A father in Utah said the hospital where his son was born last month charged him nearly $40 for skin-to-skin contact after his son was born via C-section. Ryan Grassley’s wife, Lidia, gave birth to their second child, Samuel, on Sept. 4 at Utah Valley Hospital in Provo. A few weeks later, the
'Life at Vet U' Shows Vet Students Tackling Animal ER Challenges
New Animal Planet reality series shows how six University of Pennsylvania vet students react under pressure in animal emergencies.
Lisa Ling Talks First Memories on 'The View', C -Section of Second Child
The former "View" co-host talks about her decision to schedule a cesarean and the new season of "This is Life with Lisa Ling."
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
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