Recovering from a

Recovering from a "C" Section

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by Margaret Blackstone, Tahira Humayun
     
 

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Library Journal - Library Journal
A well-written and much-needed guide for pregnant women who might face a C section. The authors, a Cesarean mother and a gynecologist, address every aspect of this method of delivery, both physical and emotional, pointing out that a successful delivery is defined by a healthy mom and healthy baby, not by how that was achieved. Too many women feel like failures because they didn't have a ``normal'' delivery. This book dispels the myths surrounding C sections giving encouragement, tips for coaches, advice on caring for your body after the surgery, and generally informing readers about a subject that is usually treated peripherally in pregnancy handbooks. It may be news to some that many women who have delivered both vaginally and by C section prefer surgery! Recommended.--Anne Washburn, Smith Helms Mulliss & Moore Lib., Greensboro, N.C.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780681411548
Publisher:
Borders Press
Publication date:
08/01/1991
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
96

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Recovering from a "C" Section 2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
It's horrible if you are looking for emotional recovery. Basically it tells you to forget it and move on. It also doesn't help to compare and tell you how much better you had it than other people. The post-partum exercise is helpful though.