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If I am uneasy of my newborn's condition, should I request additional time at the hospital?

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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Are you uneasy about having to care for your baby by yourself because it is a new experience for you; or does your baby have some medical problem that requires extra care? Talk to your doctor and the social work staff at the hospital.

In brief: Need more info

Are you uneasy about having to care for your baby by yourself because it is a new experience for you; or does your baby have some medical problem that requires extra care? Talk to your doctor and the social work staff at the hospital.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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In brief: Yes

You should talk to your baby's doctor and upon discharge ask for the nursing home visit.

In brief: Yes

You should talk to your baby's doctor and upon discharge ask for the nursing home visit.
Dr. Ecaterina Sartina
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