@reiver

Problematic Child Births And Domestication

The tendency for a mother or infant to occasionally die in the process of childbirth appears to be, almost without exception, a uniquely human characteristic. The only readily apparent exceptions occur in certain domestic animals.

-- Roy, Robert P. MD, FRCSC

from "A Darwinian View of Obstructed Labor"

Quoted on Sun Oct 2nd, 2011