Wondering about umbilical cord care? Alcohol is no longer recommended to care for the stump. Find out some natural alternatives that are…

Umbilical Cord Care (The Natural Way)

Wondering about umbilical cord care? Alcohol is no longer recommended to care for the stump. Find out some natural alternatives that are…

Why it is important to delay #clamping or cutting the #umbilical-cord "at least" until it has stopped pulsating and blanched white.  (It is even better to wait till the placenta has delivered).

Why it is important to delay #clamping or cutting the #umbilical-cord "at least" until it has stopped pulsating and blanched white. (It is even better to wait till the placenta has delivered).

This New Zealand baby had a series of photos taken with his placenta

The rise of lotus births, where mothers do not cut the umbilical cord

This New Zealand baby had a series of photos taken with his placenta

Home Birth Supply: Tying Umbilical Cord

Cord-clamping news: Somebody call ACOG!

Mum Shares Incredible Photo of Her Twins' Knotted Umbilical Cords Who Defeated Odds Of Survival

Knotted Umbilical Cords Twins Survive Despite The Odds, Mum Shares Their Story

Mum Shares Incredible Photo of Her Twins' Knotted Umbilical Cords Who Defeated Odds Of Survival

Everything You Should Know About Umbilical Cord Care for Newborns: Cleaning the Cord with a Cotton Swab

Everything You Should Know About Umbilical Cord Care for Newborns

Everything You Should Know About Umbilical Cord Care for Newborns: Cleaning the Cord with a Cotton Swab

Delayed Cord Clamping is the practice of postponing cutting a newborn's umbilical cord instead of immediately cutting it after birth.  To some, delayed cord clamping may seem like a "crunchy" thing to do or one of those "birthing fads" but if you think about it, delayed cord clamping was normal protocol long before women could be even considered crunchy.  In fact, humans are the only mammals that immediately cut the cord after birth.  Dogs, cats, horses, elephants, etc. all seem to have…

The Truth About Delayed Cord Clamping

Delayed Cord Clamping is the practice of postponing cutting a newborn's umbilical cord instead of immediately cutting it after birth. To some, delayed cord clamping may seem like a "crunchy" thing to do or one of those "birthing fads" but if you think about it, delayed cord clamping was normal protocol long before women could be even considered crunchy. In fact, humans are the only mammals that immediately cut the cord after birth. Dogs, cats, horses, elephants, etc. all seem to have…

Baby's umbilical cord, crossed eyes and liquid poops can freak parents out. Read what is normal.

Top 10 Things That Can Freak You Out When You Have a Newborn Baby

Baby's umbilical cord, crossed eyes and liquid poops can freak parents out. Read what is normal.

The Umbilical Cord: Cut it or Delay it?

The Umbilical Cord: Cut it or Delay it?

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