The Microbiome and Childbirth as a Public Health Issue

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Association or causation?
5 professors discuss whether the research indicates that C-sections are associated with, or are causing, an increased risk for children asthma, type 1 diabetes, coeliac disease and obesity. The video…
Concerns for the future
6 professors discuss their concerns for the lifelong health of babies born today and potentially, how common practices in childbirth could even be impacting the health of future generations.
Solutions
10 professors discuss solution ideas to prevent lifelong health problems. The solutions discussed include: raising public and clinician awareness of the latest research, changes to maternity policy and the need…
Personal feelings of the professors
9 professors talk about their own personal feelings about the science of the microbiome including what's at stake and what's it going to take to make changes that could improve…

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