7 Treatments for Breast Milk Jaundice

Overview

Jaundice, characterized by yellow-tinged skin and eyes, is common in the first week of your newborn's life. Occasionally jaundice will persist or re-emerge up to the sixth week in healthy, breastfed infants. Breast milk jaundice is rare, af[read article]

Tests for Breast Milk Jaundice

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Bilirubin- Neonatal Test
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A physical examination is a routine test your doctor performs to check your overall health. It is also known as a wellness check. A physical examination helps your ...  More
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A red blood cell count is a blood test that your doctor uses to find out how many red blood cells (RBCs) you have in your blood. It is also called an erythrocyte co...  More
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Medical Procedures for Breast Milk Jaundice

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Light therapy, also known as phototherapy, is the use of a specialized machine to emit only a specific wavelength of the light spectrum. Light therapy consists of e...  More
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Self Care for Breast Milk Jaundice

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Continue Breastfeeding
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Breastfeeding has benefits for both you and your baby. Breast milk contains the perfect combination of nutrients that your baby needs to grow-water, fat, sugar, and...  More
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Breastfeeding has benefits for both you and your baby. Breast milk contains the perfect combination of nutrients that your baby needs to grow-water, fat, sugar, and...  More
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