Research supports the effectiveness of many complementary and alternative therapies for cerebral palsy.
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Meconium aspiration is a fairly common occurrence during pregnancy and delivery. However, if doctors fail to appropriately treat it, or if treatment is delayed, the effects may be tragic.
Forceps and vacuum extractors are sometimes used during labor and delivery despite risk of brain damage.
Preeclampsia (pregnancy-induced hypertension) affects many women during pregnancy. Proper diagnosis, treatment -- and usually -- early delivery are critical in order to avoid serious and permanent birth injuries.
A successful VBAC (Vaginal Birth After Cesarean) depends on a number of factors. Healthcare professionals need to discuss these factors – including risks -- with mothers so they may make informed decisions about the birth of their child.
Recent research published in the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology reveals that infants less than 32 weeks gestation had a significantly lower mortality rate when delivered by a planned C-section vs. vaginal delivery.