The madness of Caesareans on demand

The madness of Caesareans on demand

Surgical birth: The National Institute for Clinical Excellence has revealed plans to make c-sections available to any woman who chooses one

Surgical birth: The National Institute for Clinical Excellence has revealed plans to make c-sections available to any woman who chooses one

 

Cost of living: Caesareans cost around 800 more than natural births, but are growing in popularity

Cost of living: Caesareans cost around 800 more than natural births, but are growing in popularity

 

 

 

Too posh to push Victoria Beckham has famously favoured caesareans for the birth of her children

Too posh to push Victoria Beckham has famously favoured caesareans for the birth of her children

 

 

 

 

 

Expensive: Some doctors have raised concerns about the addition costs of caesareans, which are around 800 more than a natural birth

Expensive: Some doctors have raised concerns about the addition costs of caesareans

 

 

 

 

Pandering to vanity: We should be telling women what a joy a natural delivery can be

Pandering to vanity: We should be telling women what a joy a natural delivery can be