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Moms May Choose NOT to Have a Second Child after Cesarean Birth

Posted Oct 02 2008 3:16pm

A report on a very sad study appeared in my in-box from the other day.  Here is a link to the abstract:  In the study, "cesarean delivery was associated with a significantly reduced probability of a second birth."  That is sad, very very sad.  I for one can say that I had decided that if I had a cesarean for my second, I was absolutely not going to have a third.  Thankfully I had a VBAC (vaginal birth after cesarean) and we are now happily pregnant with number three.   My heart aches for those moms whose first birth experiences put an end to their childbearing.

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