Can a woman die in childbirth but the baby survives?

Answer Yes, this type of tragedy is more common than the ( it is a horrible analogy) joint booster-payload failure- I once heard a man joking about a woman having a child ( it was a celebrity_ and compari... Read More »

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What fraction of woman die caused to childbirth?

In Canada and the united states under 20% of woman die during childbirth, but in Africa and other poor countries over 60% of woman die during childbirth because in the poor countries they don't hav... Read More »

How often should a woman push during childbirth?

When it's time to push the baby out it's with every contraction unless the midwife says otherwise. It's different for every woman, birth and baby.

What is the average number of pushes a woman does during childbirth?

Is the delivery of the baby the end of childbirth?

No. After the baby is born the mother still needs to expell the rest of the placenta, usually called the afterbirth. Also if it was a ceaserian section the mother will need stitching back up.