Watch Birth by the Numbers: the Update!

In the short movie “Birth by the Numbers,” Gene Declercq, PhD, Professor of Maternal and Child Health at the Boston University School of Public Health, presents updated statistics on how the US is doing on a number of maternal and child health indicators, when compared to other countries. The film also explores the US cesarean rate increase in the past decades. Tune in to hear the answers!

What’s new on the BBN Blog?

See what the hot topics are on our Birth by the Numbers blog, where you can follow the latest findings from the Listening to Mothers Survey. Remember to click the RSS button at the top right of the homepage to become a blog follower!

Cesarean Rates Around the World

Ever wonder what cesarean rates are like around the world? Travel to our maps page to find out! These maps, in the form of Powerpoint slides, are excellent resources for teaching in the classroom or birth-related educational settings.