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Cesarean Sections: Good or Bad Trend?

Mar 16, 2015

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Wed. 03/18 11a: Cesarean sections are a major surgery done to deliver a baby through in incision made in the mother’s abdomen. It’s the most common surgery performed in the United States. While one in four births in the U.S. happen this way, Native American women have the lowest rates of cesarean deliveries. Why is that? Is that a good or a bad thing?