If you haven’t figured it out yet, I’m am extremely pro-breastfeeding and extremely anti-early introduction of formula. The late preterm infant, however, presents a difficult case. 346 more words
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Pneumothorax is more frequent in the neonatal period than at any other time in life, significantly more so in infants <1500g.
The risk for pneumothorax is increased in infants with respiratory distress syndrome, meconium aspiration syndrome, pulmonary hypoplasia, and in infants who need resuscitation at birth. 37 more words
As I look at him, I can’t stop myself from continually apologizing under my breath for my own absenteeism. Having missed the most important and difficult day of his life, I commit myself to making every other important day of his life, for the rest of his life. 1,271 more words
Did anybody else see the story on the news this morning about a woman in Indiana who went to the hospital with stomach pains thinking she had severe appendicitis or gall bladder stones and was told she was in labor? 1,218 more words
It is important to state and re-state that Liam is perfect. Stare at him close up and you will see him possess a minute but exact version of everything that a boy should have. 1,057 more words