Very Small Baby

Nothing fits  on Flickr  A little photo therapy to prevent newborn jaundice (heating pad under the blankets)  on Flickr  The two instructions we were given about a baby as small as Miss Maya Rose were: keep her warm; small babies may not regulate temperature as well...

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We returned the tub to our birth assistant yesterday, which provided an opportunity to do a weigh-in. Most babies (unless they are formula fed?) loose 5-7% of their body weight on the colostrum-only feedings in the first few days before their mother's milk comes...