The gentle c-section: What it is and how moms, babies and families benefit

By Steven Tew

The cesarean section, or the c-section as it’s commonly called, is where a mom delivers her baby through a surgical incision in the mother's abdomen and uterus. At times, c-sections can be scheduled, but at others, they’re conducted as emergency procedures. 

Ashley's Story

By Intermountain Healthcare

Ashley and Sam wanted to have a natural childbirth with their second child and practiced the Hypnobabies Program. Their practice paid off; and with the support of the Logan Regional Hospital doctors, nurses and staff, they made it through 10 hours of labor to deliver their baby naturally. Watch their birth story and see what an incredible team they were through their birth experience.