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Trial suggests inducing labour over ‘wait and see’ approach for late term pregnancies

Induction at 41 weeks looks like the safer option for women and their babies Inducing labour at 41 weeks in low risk pregnancies is associated with a lower risk of

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Allowing women to extend labour reduces rate of caesarean delivery

Allowing women to extend labour reduces rate of caesarean delivery When women in labour are given more time to deliver their baby than current guidelines recommend, their incidence of caesarean

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Researchers find molecular mechanisms within fetal lungs that initiate labour

Researchers find molecular mechanisms within fetal lungs that initiate labour Researchers have identified two proteins in fetal lungs responsible for initiating the labour process, providing potential new targets for preventing