Risks of sedating a baby
Certain medications that children sometimes take (most notably, the over-the-counter antihistamine diphenhydramine, or Benadryl) cause drowsiness in addition to their intended results, such as treating allergy symptoms.
People never undergo anesthesia without subsequently undergoing a surgical procedure - people undergo anesthesia to make a surgical procedure possible.
A pregnant woman has many questions, hopes, and fears. The table below gives the percentage chances for miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy, and stillbirth for all births in Denmark from 1978 to 1992 (Nybo Andersen-2000).
These statistics are comparable to those of other developed Western countries.
As with the chances of miscarriage, the most optimal age range for any woman to have a baby is in her 20's.
Most women working in the stressful environment of operating theaters are younger women in their reproductive years.