• Babies born via C-section don't benefit from vaginal seeding, study shows

    27 days ago - By Daily Mail

    Researchers from the Wellcome Sanger Institute, UCLand University of Birmingham, discovered very little vaginal bacteria in the guts of newborns delivered via natural birth.
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  • Babies' gut bacteria affected by delivery method

    Babies' gut bacteria affected by delivery method

    27 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    Babies born vaginally have different gut bacteria - their microbiome - than those delivered by caesarean, research has shown. Scientists discovered that whereas vaginally born babies got most of their gut bacteria from their mother, caesarean babies instead had more bacteria associated with hospital environments in their guts. It isn't known if these differences at birth will have any effect on later health.
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  • Vaginal birth and Caesarean: Differences in babies' bacteria

    27 days ago - By BBC

    New findings may help explain why some Caesarean babies are more at risk of certain diseases.
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