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  • C-Section Disadvantages

    The Caesarean Section, commonly known as a “C-Section” is alarmingly over-used in the United States. While this procedure can be absolutely necessary in some instances, and can even save lives at times, it is often pushed on pregnant women who don’t actually need the procedure. In fact, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), in 2008, the United States had a 30.3% C-section rate, which is an additional 15% above the WHO recommendations for C-section rates (Gibbons, et al., 2010). Furthermore, 10.8% out of the total 30.3% were unnecessary procedures. This overuse is detrimental in a variety of ways. The overuse of Caesarean sections in the United States has negative financial impacts, as well as negative health impacts on mothers and babies, especially in the form of lowered breastfeeding rates. The financial impact of unnecessary C-sections in the United States is astronomical. WHO estimates that C-sections in the United States cost approximately $687,167,996 per year (Gibbons, et al., 2010). That is nearly $700 million dollars that could be used to fund so many more important…

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  • Argumentative Essay On Cesarean Section

    As a trend, a growing number of women are requesting delivery by Cesarean section without any medical complications. Cesarean delivery also known as C-section is the birth of a fetus through a trans-abdominal incision in the uterus (Lowdermilk, Perry, & Cashion, 2014). It is a major surgery that associated with risks for both the mother and the baby. However, many women choose elective C-sections over vaginal deliveries in the belief that they are safer, less risk of complications, and less pain…

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  • Cesarean Section Research Paper

    Introduction: Cesarean section (often called as C-section) delivery is a type of delivery which, is usually done when the health of mother or baby or both, in certain cases, is at high risk or multiple babes are expected to be delivered. Some other factors also govern the selection of Cesarean section over vaginal delivery such as breech or transverse position of baby, dystocia ,fetal distress, failed labour induction, cephalopelvic disproportion, uterine or amniotic rupture, eclampsia,…

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  • Section 12.2 Section 5

    your question we have reviewed NFPA 13, 2013 edition that you indicated as the applicable standard. Our informal interpretation is that the requirement is from Chapter 12 where it could be required by the AHJ. Chapter 12 requires small hose connections where required by the AHJ. These are for first-aid fire fighting and overhaul operations and the reference is Section 12.2.1. The exception is for the protection of Class I-IV commodities stored 12 ft or less in height per Section 12.2.2. As…

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  • The Mexican Life Style Of The Mexican Culture

    Mexico is divided by class , meaning they are divided in sections by how much money they make. This class is rated either low, medium, and high. High class people are rich and really don’t associate with low class because of their reputation. About all the high class people work in office buildings , are actors, or have their own business. The middle class people are more on owning big Acers of land for plantation. They do associate with low class and upper class. For low class people they own a…

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  • David Widdifield: A Short Story

    On April 23, 1985 Lori Greene and David Widdifield were officially husband and wife. On April 25, 1985 David left for basic training. After only two short days the newlyweds were torn apart and thrust into a new way of life. They had no idea how much these fifteen weeks would impact the rest of their lives. They had no idea that this brand new would lead them down a path to a wonderful exciting future. The infantry basic life consists of long days and short nights for new recruits. By 4:00…

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  • The Osage Firebird Analysis

    While reading “The Osage Firebird,” I saw how the structure of the text, led to one another. Meaning, when the author, Sudipta Bardhan, wrote this passage she made it connect really well to each other. While reading the passage, I observed how she did it. She did it by adding one detail in one section, then that one detail becomes the main idea for the next section, or for any section. I saw the connection of each section near the end, since in the beginning of the passage, I didn’t see any. …

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  • Personal Narrative: A Personal Experience Of Flight

    Mid Fall 2012 The plane ride here was a long one. The droning engines of the C-17 went on for hours and pierced through my earplugs. I could only feel overwhelmed and excited by what was happening. I was finally getting sent overseas after four long years of basic training. A few nervous thoughts had passed my mind about what could happen, but was soon drowned out by the engines. The passenger section of the C-17 was nothing like a civilian aircraft. A few rows of seats with our gear packed in…

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  • Section Leader

    I feel that a section leader needs to be responsible, respectable, friendly, confident, and humble. They should be responsible so that they can be trusted with helping the other members of the team. They also need to respect the instructors, other leaders, and teammates. They need to be friendly and confident so that other teammates feel that they can approach them for help. They also need to be humble and not let the power of being a section leader to go to their head. They should understand…

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  • Advantages Of C-Section

    called a cesarean also known as a C-section. Women that choose to deliver vaginally or naturally with no anesthesia, need to be aware of the advantages of this method of delivery. Labor time is shorter when delivering naturally. Anesthesia slows down contractions which interferes with the body’s natural way of delivery. While there are no drugs administered to a mother during natural child birth .This allows a baby to be more alert after delivery, compared to those birthed under anesthesia.…

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