United States  

“News neutrality by unbiased coverage”
One News Page
> >

Rate Of C-Sections Is Rising At An 'Alarming' Rate

NPR Friday, 12 October 2018 ()
A report in The Lancet says the rate of cesarean sections has tripled globally since 1990. In some hospitals, over 70 percent of births occur by C-section, putting both moms and babies at risk.

You Might Like

Recent related videos from verified sources

Fed Policymakers Support More Rate Hikes, Despite Trump Criticism [Video]Fed Policymakers Support More Rate Hikes, Despite Trump Criticism 00:42

According to a report by Reuters, despite criticism from US President Donald Trump, Federal Reserve policymakers remain generally united on the need to continue raising borrowing costs. On Wednesday,..

Credit: Wochit - Published

Federal Deficit Jumps to Highest Rate in 6 Years [Video]Federal Deficit Jumps to Highest Rate in 6 Years 01:23

Federal Deficit Jumps to Highest Rate in 6 Years The White House blamed the $779 billion deficit on government spending. Mick Mulvaney, White House budget director, via NPR Government spending rose..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories - Published

KC ranks fifth in U.S. in murder rate per capita [Video]KC ranks fifth in U.S. in murder rate per capita 03:23

Kansas City has the fifth-highest murder rate in the country based on recently released 2017 figures from the FBI. The same numbers indicate the city has the lowest number of police officers..

Credit: Rumble - Published

Local unemployment rate hard to fill [Video]Local unemployment rate hard to fill 01:48

2.7 percent local unemployment rate: qualified workers in demand, employers struggle to fill job

Credit: KETV - Published

Young Boy Lucky To Be Alive [Video]Young Boy Lucky To Be Alive 03:38

A 10-year-old boy whose heart could be seen "pumping out of his chest" was found to have one of the fastest hearts rate in the world - three times over the normal rate. Football mad Jack Searle, aged..

Credit: SWNS STUDIO - Published

What Happens to the Human Heart After Months of Swimming? [Video]What Happens to the Human Heart After Months of Swimming? 05:36

Long-distance swimmer Ben Lecomte has his whole heart invested in bringing attention to ocean health. But as he crosses the Pacific, medics are paying close attention to the health of his actual heart...

Credit: Seeker - Published

Unemployment rate drops [Video]Unemployment rate drops

U.S. employers added 134,000 jobs in September dropping the unemployment rate to 3.7 percent. That’s the lowest unemployment rate since 1969.

Credit: WXXVDT2 - Published

Unemployment Rate Hits Lowest Level Since 1969  [Video]Unemployment Rate Hits Lowest Level Since 1969  00:46

Unemployment Rate Hits Lowest Level Since 1969 Job growth for September was also at its lowest level in a year. However, unemployment dropped to a rate not seen in nearly 50 years. The rate dropped to..

Credit: NYDN tronc - Published

Tweets about this

Other recent news in World

Hundreds of thousands take to streets in London demanding second BREXIT voteTens of thousands protest Brexit in central LONDON, demand new referendum
Migrant caravan: Desperate members illegally cross into MEXICOJamal KHASHOGGI DEATH: Trump 'not satisfied' with Saudi account
Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2018 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
About us  |  Contact us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest