Delayed Cord Clamping – baby needs his blood!

There are a few important things you will need to consider before baby is born, or soon afterwards. Welcome to parenthood and the long, long road of making decisions on behalf of your child!
During your antenatal visits you are likely to be asked about your preferences for labour and birth. A commonly overlooked part of the Birth Plan is the management of the third stage of labour, particularly regarding clamping and cutting of the baby’s umbilical cord. When the question of who will cut the baby’s cord is discussed it is also important to consider the benefits for baby of delayed cord clamping. *This important subject is explained in detail in Topic 2 – Early Decisions in “New Baby 101 – A Midwife’s Guide for New Parents” * BUY ON-LINE $24.95 postage free anywhere in Australia

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