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We need more Muslim doulas! - Altmuslimah

VBAC in the News - Mon, 04/14/2014 - 10:52am

Altmuslimah

We need more Muslim doulas!
Altmuslimah
Studies show that today's medical model of childbirth involves practices that can impede the normal process of labor, one result of which is our shocking cesarean rate. Today, one in three babies in the United States is born via surgery, which can have ...

Why Most Brazilian Women Get C-Sections - The Atlantic

VBAC in the News - Mon, 04/14/2014 - 6:31am

The Atlantic

Why Most Brazilian Women Get C-Sections
The Atlantic
A newborn lies in an incubator at the Perinatal Clinic in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, after birth via cesarean section. (Felipe Dana/AP). RECIFE, Brazil — When Ivana Borges learned she was pregnant, she told her obstetrician that she wanted a natural birth.

Should you give birth at home or in a hospital? - VOXXI

VBAC in the News - Mon, 04/14/2014 - 6:03am

Should you give birth at home or in a hospital?
VOXXI
Recent research by Truven found that for women with employer-provided health insurance who deliver in a hospital, the average cost of having a baby to be approximately $30,000 for vaginal births and $50,000 for cesarean births. The cost of a hospital ...

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Support Groups Erie Times-News - GoErie.com

ICAN in the News - Sun, 04/13/2014 - 10:15pm

Support Groups Erie Times-News
GoErie.com
The International Cesarean Awareness Network of Erie meets the second Wednesday of each month, 6 to 7:45 p.m., in Blasco Library's Admiral Room, 160 E. Front St. Call Sarah Imig at 460-7636 or e-mail her at icanoferie@yahoo.com or visit ...

Support Groups Erie Times-News - GoErie.com

ICAN in the News - Sun, 04/13/2014 - 10:15pm

Support Groups Erie Times-News
GoErie.com
The International Cesarean Awareness Network of Erie meets the second Wednesday of each month, 6 to 7:45 p.m., in Blasco Library's Admiral Room, 160 E. Front St. Call Sarah Imig at 460-7636 or e-mail her at icanoferie@yahoo.com or visit ...

Celebrating Motherhood with the Ultimate Ladies Night Out - Tristatehomepage.com

ICAN in the News - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 9:37pm

Celebrating Motherhood with the Ultimate Ladies Night Out
Tristatehomepage.com
Mothers dressed to the nines were celebrating motherhood and raising money for the International Cesarean Awareness Network. Organizers call the event the ultimate ladies night out. Copyright 2014 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved.

Viagra substitute over the counter - BayJournal (press release)

VBAC in the News - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 7:09pm

BayJournal (press release)

Viagra substitute over the counter
BayJournal (press release)
International human rights groups protested the harsh sentences and after a few years in prison, but I cant figure out which one might come first. The measure of this spiritual rebirth ... Get step-by-step instructions for craft projects (including ...

Women Go to Mom Prom for Cesarean Awareness - PR.com (press release)

VBAC in the News - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 1:04am

Women Go to Mom Prom for Cesarean Awareness
PR.com (press release)
ICAN's mission is to improve maternal-child health by preventing unnecessary cesareans through education, providing support for cesarean recovery, and promoting Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC). www.ICAN-Online.org, www.ICANofOrlando.org, www.

Women Go to Mom Prom for Cesarean Awareness - PR.com (press release)

ICAN in the News - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 1:04am

Women Go to Mom Prom for Cesarean Awareness
PR.com (press release)
The fundraising event benefiting the International Cesarean Awareness Network (ICAN), the night will include many elements of a typical high school prom - including the crowing of a prom queen - as well as a photo booth, professional event photographer ...

Baby Alyssa Rose died at one week old due to catalogue of medical blunders - Daily Mail

VBAC in the News - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 8:49am

Daily Mail

Baby Alyssa Rose died at one week old due to catalogue of medical blunders
Daily Mail
A 'miracle' baby conceived after nine years of trying died at just a week old following a series of errors by hospital staff, an inquest heard. Karen and Sion Legg had been trying for their ... At the inquest yesterday, Nottinghamshire Assistant ...

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/#$^!# , cialis - Ravayu

VBAC in the News - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 8:18am

/#$^!# , cialis
Ravayu
Hardly Cesarean Rates In Women of Size Waterbirth and Fat Women Scapegoating Fat Women Once Again About Damn Time Good News for Vaginal Birth After Multiple Cesarean. Cheap retin-a Men with higher PSA levels and more numerous, take it as ...

C-Section: Procedure & Recovery - LiveScience.com

VBAC in the News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 10:46pm

LiveScience.com

C-Section: Procedure & Recovery
LiveScience.com
A C-section may also be recommended if the mother can pass an infection, such as herpes or HIV, on to her baby through vaginal delivery. If there are ... After the muscles are separated, another incision is made in the wall of the uterus. The baby will ...

'LABORfest' to explore birth options April 12 - The Rock River Times

VBAC in the News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 1:20pm

'LABORfest' to explore birth options April 12
The Rock River Times
... more than 30 years of experience. Its mission is to improve maternal-child health by preventing unnecessary cesareans through education, providing support for cesarean recovery, and promoting vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC). Posted April 9, 2014.

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'LABORfest' to explore birth options April 12 - The Rock River Times

ICAN in the News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 1:20pm

'LABORfest' to explore birth options April 12
The Rock River Times
The local ICAN (International Cesarean Awareness Network) chapter of the Rock River Valley will hold its second annual “LABORfest: Learning About Birth Options in Rockford” from 1 to 4 p.m., Saturday, April 12, at the Discovery Center's Kresge Hall, 711 N.

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What is hepatitis B? - Healio

VBAC in the News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:47am

What is hepatitis B?
Healio
Symptoms of the hepatitis B virus (HBV) typically present 3 months after infection and can include abdominal pain, fever, joint pain, loss of appetite, nausea and vomiting, yellowing of the skin and eyes, weakness and fatigue, and dark-colored urine. A ...

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ICAN of Rock River Valley to host LABORfest - Rockford Register Star

ICAN in the News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:15am

ICAN of Rock River Valley to host LABORfest
Rockford Register Star
ROCKFORD — The International Cesarean Awareness Network chapter of the Rock River Valley will host its second annual LABORfest from 1 to 4 p.m. April 12 at the Discovery Center's Kresge Hall, 711 N. Main St. Participants will learn about birth options ...

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EROS Program Hastens Post-Labor Discharge—And Moms Love It - Anesthesiology News

VBAC in the News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 10:05pm

EROS Program Hastens Post-Labor Discharge—And Moms Love It
Anesthesiology News
“Since the [President Bill] Clinton administration, it's been federal law that mothers cannot be required to be discharged earlier than two days after a normal vaginal delivery and four days after a cesarean delivery,” said Dr. Segal, who was not ...

Wow! Elsa Pataky Steps Out Looking Slim 3 Weeks After Babies - People Magazine

VBAC in the News - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 12:24pm

Wow! Elsa Pataky Steps Out Looking Slim 3 Weeks After Babies
People Magazine
The actress has also been busy writing a blog for Glamour España, where she shares her thoughts on everything from motherhood to her favorite things including natural pressed juices and designer boots. And on her ... Everyone is a bit squishy after ...

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Calendar of Polk County Medical Events - The Ledger

ICAN in the News - Mon, 04/07/2014 - 11:26pm

Calendar of Polk County Medical Events
The Ledger
10th ANNUAL WALK/RUN FOR AUTISM AWARENESS, $25 if register by today, $30 later, start time 9 a.m. at Anchor-Southern Landing Park, Lake Hollingsworth, Lakeland. Event benefits Central Florida Autism Institute. Register at www.cfaii.org . Packet ...

More babies born naturally: PeaceHealth reduces C-sections - The Columbian

VBAC in the News - Mon, 04/07/2014 - 7:02am

The Columbian

More babies born naturally: PeaceHealth reduces C-sections
The Columbian
Allowing a woman to attempt a vaginal delivery after a C-section is riskier than performing another C-section. The scar area is weakened and is at risk of bursting open during the stress of labor, Farber said. Though the overall incidence is low, the ...

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