Breastfeeding by Moms Who've Had COVID May Help Protect Newborn

The current study — published online Nov. 3 in JAMA Network Open — included 22 newborns born to mothers who tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 at delivery. Only one infant tested positive for the infection right after birth; one more later tested positive days later. Carsetti’s team found that at 2 months of age,… Continue reading Breastfeeding by Moms Who've Had COVID May Help Protect Newborn

Newborn jaundice: What parents need to know

Most newborn babies turn at least a little bit yellow. Known as jaundice, this condition is a very common and usually normal part of the newborn period. But in some very rare cases it can lead to (or be a sign of) a more serious problem. That’s why parents need to know about it. What… Continue reading Newborn jaundice: What parents need to know