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Delivered safely by caesarean with his mother's hands. (The date on this is April 2007, but I've never heard of assisted cesareans until now -- ICAN posted it in May 2014. This is in Australia. I am so glad that they emphasized this: "We need to be very clear that this is not a good alternative to a vaginal birth; the caesarean section rate is very high.").

A necessary, emergency cesarean. "Ghost White Baby Born Without Any Blood" Feb. 5, 2014 #csection The mom said, "We are thinking God must have a special plan for her. Everyone asked us if we had named her after the situation. We didn't. But it was meant to be." Nguyen agrees. "They say she is a miracle. Her name is very appropriate.""

baby's hand grabs doctor's finger while she's still inside her mom. #birth #cesarean #csection (this video shows the photo, plus the parents talking about it)

Cesarean Awareness -- post by Kristen of Birthing Beautiful Ideas

Why cesareans are a big deal to you, your wife, and your daughter {vbacfacts.com} ". . . Women are entitled to accurate, honest data explained in a clear, easy to understand format (18). They don’t deserve to have the risks exaggerated by an OB who wishes to coerce them into a repeat cesarean nor do they deserve to have risks sugar-coated or minimized by a midwife or birth advocate who may not understand the facts or whose zealous desire for everyone to VBAC clouds their judgement (19-20)."

Why cesareans are a big deal to you, your wife, and your daughter {vbacfacts.com} ". . . Women are entitled to accurate, honest data explained in a clear, easy to understand format (18). They don’t deserve to have the risks exaggerated by an OB who wishes to coerce them into a repeat cesarean nor do they deserve to have risks sugar-coated or minimized by a midwife or birth advocate who may not understand the facts or whose zealous desire for everyone to VBAC clouds their judgement (19-20)."

A Supported TOLA2C Cesarean Birth Story

{abcnews.go.com} Placenta Accreta: Multiple C-Sections Can Kill Mother. By SUSAN DONALDSON JAMES April 18, 2011

Incredible video of a Cesarean Birth!

Wow, I've never seen an image of the Savior like this. A pinner had it on her art board and wrote, "Such a great picture to keep in your mind on surgery days." Could be helpful to cesarean moms.

The epigenetic jury is still out on C-sections. A new scientific field investigates delivery methods. {by Laura Geggel, June 12, 2012}

cesarean section- born in the caul! amazing photo! media-cdn7.pinter... s_neunuebel doula birth newborn information

W. Eugene Smith, Country Doctor Ernest Ceriani in a dazed state of exhaustion, having a cup of coffee in the hospital kitchen at 2 a.m. after performing a cesarean section where the baby & the mother died due to complications.Kremmling, CO, US, September 20, 1948. LIFE Magazine.

Brochure Design for International Cesarean Awareness Network (ICAN)

Little Manda's third birth story

Little Manda's second birth story (link is to part one of two)

Little Manda's first birth story