The Caesarian section rates in African countries

2017-04-20 17:08

While women in certain first-world countries are able to select C-sections for any reason, those in many African countries are unable to access what could be a life-saving service.

Birth photographer shames mother for having a c-section

2017-03-02 09:25

This time c-section moms are not allowing sanctimonious people to shame them about their births.

Big brother helps with skin-to-skin contact

2016-05-20 14:24

Skin-to-skin contact isn't a new concept, but it remains an important practice for newborn babies. This little boy helping his dad and siblings is beyond adorable.

How to turn your breech baby

2016-01-14 10:09

Your doctor has told you that your baby is lying breech but you're not quite sure what it means. Here is everything you need to know.

Recovering from a c-section

2015-10-29 10:02

Many moms don't realise that a caesarean section is actually a major abdominal surgery. Recovery will not happen overnight.

A doula's story

2015-10-19 14:14

"Doula, shmoula" - or so many people think. An extra person in the delivery room may intimidate you, but Nicolette believes her role is vital to the labour process.

Hitting back at C-section photo critics

2015-08-17 15:09

Photo of a mom showing the scar that saved her baby’s life goes viral.

Birth video: Live births

2015-05-26 14:55

Different birth methods and styles caught on video. [WARNING: GRAPHIC]

Birth video: Beautiful c-section birth story caught on video

2015-05-21 15:22

Cape Town couple's caesarean section birth story video goes viral.

What to expect when having a C-section

2015-02-11 11:40

Find out exactly what to expect before, during and after having a caesarean section.


"I would have a c-section every time"

2017-03-02 15:26

Our readers share their stories about how c-sections saved their babies' lives.

What will my labour really be like?

2016-08-29 11:06

Know what to expect from labour and be a confident mom-to-be.

How does carpal tunnel syndrome affect pregnancy?

2016-02-19 12:44

Hands and wrists hurt? You could be suffering from carpal tunnel syndrome. So what is it and why does it affect pregnant women?

Get in shape after your c-section

2015-11-04 14:32

Getting your body back in shape after giving birth ranks somewhere on most new moms' list of priorities. But with little time to think of yourself, it can be tough. Start slow and the results will show.

I gave birth - why do I still look pregnant?

2015-10-20 09:06

Finally you don't have a huge tummy blocking your view - or do you?

Who will care for you?

2015-09-14 08:59

Choosing the right kind of caregiver for you is important.

18 things I didn't expect from my c-section

2015-08-03 15:00

Do you know what to expect before, during and after your c-section? Neither did I.

Post-birth recovery after a C-section

2015-05-21 15:29

What to expect after having a Caesarean section birth.

Too posh to push

2015-03-31 13:13

This mom got a nasty surprise when she announced her planned C-Section on Facebook.

The truth about birth and your vagina

2014-12-17 13:35

A midwife shares exactly what happens to your lady bits after giving birth to a baby.

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