Today on CNN Health: What Doctors Don’t Tell You About C-Sections

Story posted today from CNN Health and  What Doctors Don’t Tell You About C-Sections


  • One third of U.S. babies are born via C-section — a 50 percent jump over the previous decade
  • Expert: 5 percent of C-sections are true emergencies; 3 percent are purely elective
  • Some health professionals believe the rate is still on the rise
  • Older moms, heavier moms, fewer VBACs and more multiples are all factors

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