Like other countries worldwide, Lebanon has seen C-section rates increase as the process of giving birth has become more medicalized
, and populations have experienced demographic shifts such as rapid urbanization.
Even though some of these conventions overlap and are not exclusively genre-specific, I will roughly categorize them as: the comic birth (sitcoms, romantic comedies, comedies) and the medicalized
birth (medical drama, melodrama, soap opera).
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But Aries argues further that modern death has become increasingly medicalized
and invisible, in part because society has grown ashamed of death--a shame that, in his view, is "a direct consequence of the definitive retreat of evil.
A common theme throughout is the search for the role of Christian spirituality within an American culture that has medicalized
the death experience with an aggressive focus on leveraging technology in the hope of squeezing out a few more breaths before life ends.
Countering the medicalized
aging-as-problem approach and drawing on recent theoretical and empirical studies relevant to social gerontology, international, multidisciplinary contributors to 30 chapters treat the opportunities and challenges posed by demographic trends.
Now, a new study validates this view and demonstrates that Americans spend a sizable amount of money on medicalized
The largest study was conducted in a "highly medicalized
environment," in which 30% of women had a cesarean section, over 50% had oxytocin, just under 70% received intravenous fluids and epidural anesthesia, and 27% underwent operative vaginal birth.
She arrived on board a medicalized
private plane coming from the Canary Islands.
The first medicalized
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The company's management is headed by a physician to ensure that medical care and management is clearly medicalized
I was born in Chittagong in the hands of a midwife instead of in a hospital, where the approach to childbirth is very medicalized