Increasing the Risk of Health Problems
It only makes sense when you think about it but a new study shows that early planned C-Sections are setting the baby up for all kinds of birth-related health issues. Not only that but we know that early births are problematic anyway.
Organs have not finished growing and maturing. Health issues down the road are almost a certainty for preemies, whether planned for or not.It seems like a high price to pay for mom's comfort and the doctor's convenience. The study appears in the New England Journal of Medicine.