Tag Jaundice

Newborn Jaundice: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment, and Prevention

Infant jaundice is surprisingly a common condition that affects about 50% of newborns. The condition is characterised by yellowish coloration of a baby’s skin, and the white part of their eyes. READ ALSO: See Why Dad of a Newborn 4Qhen, Almost

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See Why Dad of a Newborn 4Qhen, Almost Took His Life

A Nigerian dad-of-two with user name, @ 4Qhen on Twitter while participating in the ongoing ‘O jewa ke eng?’, translating to ‘what’s eating you up?’ trending question on the app, has told a moving story of how the arrival of his

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Dear MIMsters: How Having Jaundice At Birth Has Affected My Child, Even Three Years After

My son is almost 3 years old. At birth, he suffered a prolonged jaundice which lasted for 3 months, though they said that it wasn’t severe enough for him to have a blood transfusion. Before he clocked one year old,

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Exclusively Breastfeeding Newborns With Insufficient Milk Could Cause Brain Damage – Mom of Special Need Child Shares Proof

In a letter to doctors and parents, an emergency physician and mom of a special need child, Christie del Castillo-Hegyi details her sour experience with proof in which she warned that, exclusively breastfeeding babies with insufficient milk could cause brain damage

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