Category Archives: Pregnancy

Whooping cough (pertussis) epidemic in California

Currently there is a reappearance of whooping cough across the country but particularly in California where 9 infants have died since the beginning of 2010. The epidemic was able to take hold as a result of waning immunity among adults … Continue reading

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Elective C-sections reach epidemic levels around the globe

Elective C-sections reach epidemic levels around the globe Recent data sheds light on elective C-section debate When Jennifer Rose envisioned giving birth to her now nine-month-old son, Carter Jackson Rose, she never expected she would be wheeled into the operating … Continue reading

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