Tag: cesarean

Congratulations - You're Having a Cesarean!

  What? Me? But I took all those childbirth classes and I've been laboring at this hospital since this morning without an epidural to ensure my "natural birth." How could this happen? Unfortunately, after spending 13 hours at the hospital (a shocker since I was nine centimeters dilated when I...

Breech Births

I Stock 000004883803 Small Courtesy of the American Pregnancy Association   Usually a few weeks before birth, most babies will move into delivery position, with their head moving near the birth canal. If this does not happen, the baby's buttocks and/or feet, will be in place to be delivered first. This is called a...