Should you bank your baby’s cord blood?

Should you bank your baby’s cord blood?

Expectant parents (including my own children) often ask me about banking their newborn’s cord blood. They see a lot of…

Every new parent should take CPR classes

Every new parent should take CPR classes

I was seeing a newborn the other day, and the parents had a great idea. Their baby had spit up,…

The Kid’s Doctor: How to calm a fussy infant

The Kid’s Doctor: How to calm a fussy infant

By Sue Hubbard, M.D. So you are home from the hospital with your newborn baby and suddenly realize that the…

Breast milk can protect preemies

Breast milk can protect preemies

Source: John Hopkins Medicine The immune-boosting properties of breast milk have long been known. Now a team of scientists led…