The real cost of giving birth: ‘$40 to hold my newborn baby’ – BBC News

Lidia and Ryan Grassley had a baby that was delivered whose name is Samuel. Baby Samuel was recently delivered by Caesarean section at a particular hospital in Utah in the United States on September fourth. After the birth they received a bill from the hospital that totaled more than thirteen thousand dollars. On the bill included a charge for almost forty dollars for skin to skin contact with the baby after birth.

The real cost of giving birth: ‘$40 to hold my newborn baby’ – BBC News