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VBAC Sabotage – Is Your Doctor REALLY That VBAC Friendly?

As a birth attendant, I often get emails from women looking for support to achieve a VBAC (vaginal birth after caesarean), under the care of someone who they claim to be a ‘VBAC friendly’ obstetrician (or hospital if she’s going public). I only need to read a few lines into their emails and it quickly becomes very clear that the obstetrician or hospital that they have chosen is actually very VBAC UN-friendly, because restrictions have been put into place that will no doubt sabotage any mother’s VBAC hopes and dreams.

So what are some of these restrictions that can de-rail your chances of a VBAC? Here are 9 major causes of VBAC sabotage which are commonly adopted by VBAC UN-friendly obstetricians and hospitals – who are putting such restrictions on women which are not based on good solid evidence and best medicine.




VBAC Sabotage – Is Your Doctor REALLY That VBAC Friendly?

As a birth attendant, I often get emails from women looking for support to achieve a VBAC (vaginal birth after caes…