People, and even those without vaginas themselves, care a great deal about how mums give birth. Around one in four births in the UK are now caesarean style. That’s up about six times more compared to the Seventies. The popularity of the C-section is probably due to the fact that with C-section you can pick your day, your time, your anaesthesia and then go home with the baby at the end of the day. If you do opt for a C-section, either by choice or medical reasons, we do have some helpful tips so that your C-section can go as smoothly as possible.