Figures show substantial rise in proportion of C-sections

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Mail Online—More than half of babies are delivered by C-section in some countries, when the level thought required for medical purposes is just 10-15%.

Rate Of C-Sections Is Rising At An 'Alarming' Rate. A report in The Lancet says the rate of cesarean sections has tripled globally since 1990. In some hospitals, over 70 percent of births occur by C-section, putting both moms and babies at risk.