Early C-Sections

By: CBS News Email
By: CBS News Email

In a St. Joseph Health Scene report, according to experts, an early C-section may carry serious risks for your child. Moms-to-be who opt for a cesarean section before the 39 week of pregnancy increase their baby's risk of developing respiratory problems and other complications. The report shows more than half of all C-sections are done by choice and more than a third are done too early.


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