From 2005 to 2015, the worldwide depression rate increased by 18%. According to the World Health Organization, it is the leading cause for a host of other health problems.
The World Health Organization recommends a rate of no more than 15% cesarean sections, due to increased risks to mother and child. Brazil has a much higher rate, over 40%. A pregnant woman needs a serious discussion with her obstetrician to decide what is best for her.