Brazilian Women Taking Back Control of Their Birth Canals

Brazil, the land of talking exotic birds, is wrestling with a childbirth culture that has, in recent years, relied on interventionist procedures such as C-sections. More than half of all babies born in Brazil are delivered via cesarean, a figure, according to the Associated Press, that rises to 82 percent for women on… » 8/13/12 1:00pm 8/13/12 1:00pm

Cat Killer Jury Deadlocked • Hospital Worker Curses At Woman Getting A …

• The jurors deliberating on the case against Joe "Cat Killer" Petcka are still deadlocked » 9/24/08 5:20pm 9/24/08 5:20pm after 1-1/2 days of deliberation. • A about an English surgery assistant's "fitness to practice" reveals that he cursed at a woman in labor and said "Fucking hell, why can't women in this hospital give birth naturally?" • According…