Baby penis can be washed during bath time with water and baby soap.
There is no need to wash beneath the foreskin until it is more easily retractable.
Tachycardia FHR rise above 160 bpm
Normal FHR between 120 – 160 bpm
Bradycardia FHR falls below 120 bpm
Should I circumcise my newborn child?
This is a very common question among parents and even health care providers. Parents should take a time to decide if they really want to circumcise or not. This is not a decision that must be taken due to social pressure or believing it has a medical benefit. Parents should determine what is in the best interest of the child, take into account cultural and religious traditions, in addition to medical factors.Continue reading “Newborn Circumcision”
Developed during the 1950’s by Dr. Virginia Apgar to predict survival of the neonate. In which, transition to extrauterine life and the need for resuscitation is evaluated .Continue reading “The Apgar Score with printable sheet”
Damage from alcohol varies with timing and dose of exposure.Continue reading “Consequences of alcohol during pregnancy”
Hypoglycemia in the newborn, define as the plasma glucose concentration low enough to cause signs and symptoms of altered brain function.Continue reading “Hypoglycemia “Low sweet-blood””