About one in three women give birth through Cesarean deliveries, a startling fact that reflects an increasing national trend since the early 1990s, according to the Center for Disease Control. Women who have C-sections are more likely to return to the hospital, and their babies are more likely to require neonatal intensive care.
However, a recent study of pregnant women reveals that regular exercise may decrease the likelihood of medical interventions during delivery. When considering prenatal exercise, remember these important factors.
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