CONCLUSIONS: Cesarean delivery can reduce the risk of adverse childhood neurologic outcome for those born with myelomeningocele, and may reduce the rate of brachial plexus palsies and neonatal herpes and HIV infections. However, children born by cesarean have no documented reduced risk of other childhood neurologic problems or cerebral palsy.
Took the red pill.
However, if someone is not sure which way to go, (as opposed to having a clear medical indication for c-sec), then this info should be helpful or at least something to consider.
I myself have had a c-section (emergency)
Just thought I should point out that you've seriously misunderstood the statistic.
The statistic is not that 1% of babies born naturally get CP, the statistic is that events during a natural birth account for the causes of the less than 1% of all cerebal palsy. Do you see the difference?
Of the babies born that have CP, birth is the cause of less than 1%
The increased incidence of infection after c-sec is much higher
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