Childbirth Update

New on the MedlinePlus Childbirth page:

10/25/2012 08:00 PM EDT

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10/24/2012 08:00 PM EDT

Many years after childbirth, women who delivered vaginally may have weaker pelvic muscles than mothers who had their babies by cesarean section, according to a new study. But that doesn't mean it will cause them problems.

A mother holds the hand of her baby at the Munich hospital 'Rechts der Isar' January 18, 2011. REUTERS/Michaela Rehle
Source: Reuters Health
10/23/2012 08:00 PM EDT

Source: Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
10/23/2012 08:00 PM EDT

Source: Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research