In Right Occiput Posterior (ROP), baby is head down and the back is to the side- the mother’s right side. This position can be deceptively reassuring. ROP is the most common of the four posterior po... Continue Reading..
You have not had a good night’s sleep in a while. You are feeling a little overwhelmed. The baby has been crying for a while and you can’t get the baby to stop crying – which of the following sh... Continue Reading..
You are finally having your bundle of joy! You have read and your delivery assistant has told you – that when the baby is born it should immediately be placed on your chest for bonding... Continue Reading..
Imaginary Case Study: You’re pregnant and you have a temperature above 100.4 for 2 days and you are coughing. What should you NOT do – there can be more than one incorrect thing to do. PI... Continue Reading..
How do you keep your baby hydrated when you are breastfeeding exclusively? Breast feed emptying the breast completely Pump and then feed the baby on that breast you pumped for 10 min Feed on eac... Continue Reading..
It’s really hot outside. How can you tell if your baby is dehydrated and needs water? The Fontanel on the top of the head will be sunken. They will make suckling sound. They will suck on their... Continue Reading..
Gift Certificates from the Birthing Center of NY are an excellent maternity gift or for parents of new babies. You can use your certificate for our Birthing Classes and Heartbeat Bears. Available from... Continue Reading..