Friday, August 03, 2007

The C-Section issue: "too posh to push"

This is a very good succinct article which summarises the issues around the rise in C-sections. Author Sarah Buckley points out that most women would rather have vaginal birth; she is of the opinion that the medical establishment pushes the C-section rate up; points out how much more risky C-sections are than most mums realise; and rightly adds, "if you didn't know, the pushing can be the best part!"
This was how it was for a doula client of mine recently who said as she felt the urge to push, "I'm really enjoying this!",20867,21770725-7583,00.html?from=public_rss

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