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Study documents risks of C-section births

More than one in four newborns are delivered in Canada through Caesarian section, and researchers have long suspected babies born by C-section are more likely to develop health problems like asthma and diabetes later in life.

Now a new study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal says there is evidence to back up that idea.

Click on the link below to hear Airplay house doctor Brian Goldman tell Dave more about the study.

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