More deaths for caesarean babies

BBC News – 08 Sep 06
Labour appears to help prepare the baby for life outside the womb
Babies born by caesarean are nearly three times more likely to die in the first month than those born naturally, US research shows.
The findings, based on over 5.7 million births, are particularly important given the growing trend of women opting for caesareans, say the authors.

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