Stop Telling Women Education Would Have Prevented Their C-Section

I’m really sick of reading articles where everyone from a random couch commenter to actual physicians will say that women can prevent doctors from performing unwanted and unnecessary c-sections on them by educating themselves. That is crap, and it’s condescending. First, these people are implying the many, many women receiving unnecessary and unwanted surgeries are … More Stop Telling Women Education Would Have Prevented Their C-Section

C-section Survivor

I am the survivor of an unnecessary c-section. Ten years ago, reading something like that would sound overly dramatic. A cesarean? No big deal, right? But as anyone who has had an unplanned, emergency c-section can tell you (and even some mamas who had time to mentally, socially and physically prep their post-partum environment) they … More C-section Survivor