Most women suffer from some form of mild “baby blues” after childbirth, but for those 10-15% of women who suffer from clinical post-partum depression, also known as postnatal depression, the impact on their early relationships with their babies is significant.
While C-section rates continue to rise around India and globally, women’s health activists are struggling to raise awareness among patients about the risks inherent in surgical deliveries. In India, C-sections are too often framed as the more convenient and predictable,
Electronic fetal monitoring — that is, constantly monitoring a baby’s heartbeat — is often used during labor to make sure babies don’t lack of oxygen during labor and suffer resulting brain damage. In some parts of the world, continuous fetal