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Was your C-section a medical necessity?

Women who give birth may do so naturally or by cesarean section — a procedure that entails delivery through an incision made in the mother’s abdomen. The latter of these options has increased dramatically in frequency over the past few decades, and there are a number of reasons to opt for a C-section. According to The Washington Post, though, some mothers feel pressured into the procedure. Here are a few factors to consider if you believe your C-section may have been unnecessary.

ALTON —Like any successful trial lawyer, John Hopkins knows the importance of preparation. But he usually doesn’t write out the questions he plans to ask witnesses in depositions or in court.

“I like to react to what the witness is saying—not only what they’re saying, but how they’re saying it,” Hopkins says.

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