The Childbirth Chronicles

Austin, Sara
July 2010
Self;Jul2010, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p38
The article presents information on various methods opted for childbirth by expecting women and doctors over the years. In 715 BC doctors used cesarean section to deliver the baby. In the mid-20th century women moved to hospitals for child birth from the confines of their homes. It is stated that the natural childbirth movement became popular in the 1970s.


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