Benefits and Consequences of C-Sections

Your Health Minute

C-Sections have their benefits and consequences.

In Your Health Minute, more women are having c-sections.

Researchers in the U-K assessed the long term risks and benefits from nearly 30 million births.

C-sections associated with a lower risk of incontinence and pelvic problems.

But, were linked to a higher risk of future miscarriage and birth complications.

Children delivered by c-section were more likely to be obese and have asthma.

 

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