A baby is delivered by caesarean section. The procedure has nearly doubled in two decades worldwide. Photo: Reuters

C-section study shows huge childbirth care gap between rich and poor mothers

New research on caesarean section procedures suggests rich mothers get too many while poor ones get too few, as doctors warn that number of procedures has reached ‘epidemic’ proportions in some countries

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A baby is delivered by caesarean section. The procedure has nearly doubled in two decades worldwide. Photo: Reuters
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