What are risks and benefits of C-section birth? c-section education c-section scar caesarean birth emergency c-section healing post c-section Mar 09, 2022

Caesarean delivery is a possibility in all pregnancies. Doctors Chervenak & McCullough, of New York, USA1 argue that pregnant patients should be prepared for this possibility well in advance of arrival at the birthing unit. She should be asked to authorise caesarean delivery in advance should...

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Why don’t C-section mamas get a rehab referral like other people who have major surgery? birth trauma c-section education c-section pain c-section recovery c-section scar c-section stitches caesarean birth caesarean section healing post c-section new mums pain control rehabilitation supprt network Jan 28, 2022

I know the answer but it still beats me, especially given the fact that they are expected to do their own rehab whilst caring for another little life who has them on call 24/7!

 

The growing trend to discharge c-section mamas as soon as 24 hours after surgery also alarms me. It's as if no...

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After the C-section .....at home, what next? c-section education c-section recovery c-section stitches caesarean scar Dec 23, 2021

Here are some helpful tips.

Many underestimate the impact of surgical birth, a surgery that is actually classified as a major surgery! Though it will be tempting to want to get home soon after your baby is born remember to pace yourself.

That said, all things being well, you can be discharged...

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Post C-section Pain Explained birth trauma burst stitches c-section pain c-section recovery c-section stitches caesarean pain infections pain killers pain score painreleif wound infection Dec 08, 2021

There is a common myth is that Caesarean birth is easy, but I'm about to debunk that once and for all!!

Many C-section mamas are accused of taking the easy way out, however, let me tell you from both personal and professional experience nothing could be further from the truth. Whilst all pain is...

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C-Section FAQs: Everything you need to know about C-Sections c-section education c-section recovery caesarean scar emergency c-section healing post c-section Jun 22, 2021

What just happened…? If you've just had an emergency C-Section, you might be left wondering what just happened.

If a Caesarean birth wasn’t in the birth plan, or even if it was, sometimes in between the hustle and bustle of getting used to a new baby, feeding and sleeping,...

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10 Practical gifts for C-Section Mums. c-section recovery gift ideas new mums May 28, 2021

Do you have a loved one, friend, sister or daughter who's just had a C-section?

After my first emergency C-section, I received a lot of hand-creams as gifts. It’s the thought that counts right…? Maybe my hands looked extremely dry.

Although the sentiment was lovely, it wasn’t...

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