Mexican women embrace natural childbirth

Country with the highest rate of Caesarean births in Latin America coming round to idea of natural birthing.

Last Modified: 20 May 2013 20:17
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Mexico has the highest rate of Caesarean births in the entire Latin America.

Women say they are encouraged to choose C-section births despite the risks.

Some women, however, are defying the trend, and chosing a more natural form of childbirth. More recently natural birthing boot camps are becoming more popular.

Al Jazeera's Rachel Levin reports from Mexico City.


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