More than ever in this age, people like convenience. Everything is centered around making life easier to do more. But when it comes to the birth of a child, should we let mother nature play out her course, or should we plan our child's date and time of arrival as well?
The question is whether inducing labor is the safest method for a mother and child. Doctors often recommend induced labor for reasons other than a high risk delivery. The reasons are more often related to convenience and the perception that it is more cost-effective (which is not always the case).