It's a c-section!

A panicked mother's guide to the almighty cesarean

Why is a cesarean necessary?

There are many reasons a doctor may recommend a c-section. In my case, my daughter was breeched. Regardless of the reason, it is important to remember that while the information may be new or overwhelming to you, it is likely a situation your doctor has faced over a thousand times, often at 3 am. Still, it is comforting to have a basic understanding of your situation. Below you will find detailed explanations of the three most common reasons for a cesarean.

Breeched Stalled Labor Fetal Distress