Ruby Graupera-Cassimiro was pregnant later in life than most women. Though she’d already had a son some years ago, she was 40 years old when she was due to have her daughter. She learned from her doctors that giving birth at her age came with some increased risks.
Best Option Available
For that reason as well as some other factors, Ruby’s doctors believed that a cesarean section would be the safest method of delivery both for her and her baby. Ruby and her husband considered their advice and agreed. When the time came, she went to the hospital to have the surgery done…