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Is there anyway I can help my baby avoid jaundice?
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Dr. Kyle Cologne
Surgery - Colorectal
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
Jaundice in the newborn occurs for many reasons, most of them are harmless.
It depends on the type of jaundice and duration as to whether a more serious reason exists for the jaundice. There is no way to prevent these, and only a doctor can determine the best evaluation and treatment for your baby's jaundice.

In brief: No
Jaundice in the newborn occurs for many reasons, most of them are harmless.
It depends on the type of jaundice and duration as to whether a more serious reason exists for the jaundice. There is no way to prevent these, and only a doctor can determine the best evaluation and treatment for your baby's jaundice.
Dr. Kyle Cologne
Dr. Kyle Cologne
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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: Yes
This happens when the mom's blood type and the baby's blood type are different.
Feeding as much as possible and keeping the baby well hydrated will help.

In brief: Yes
This happens when the mom's blood type and the baby's blood type are different.
Feeding as much as possible and keeping the baby well hydrated will help.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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