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Resource ID: #6887
Subject: Health Care
Source: Health Letter (Washington, D.C.)


Health Letter reveals that almost 25 percent of all births are by Caesarean section, and that at least half of the surgeries are unnecessary; includes breakdown by state of Caesarean rate, statistics on incidence based on who pays the bill and tips on how to find out the rate in your area, March 1989.

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