Some common health problems of the newborn baby include vomiting, regurgitation, diarrhea, constipation, excessive crying, colic, inability to latch on, etc.
Congenital malformations are birth defects that occur while the baby is developing in the womb. It can involve any part, including the heart, brain, and limbs.
Exchange transfusion in newborns is a procedure in which blood is removed from the baby and replaced with fresh blood to treat severe jaundice or anemia.
Birth asphyxia is a serious medical condition that can occur when a baby's breathing is interrupted during or after birth. Sometimes, it can result in death.
Meconium aspiration syndrome (MAS) is a life-threatening condition that can occur in newborns. It can occur when a newborn inhales meconium (dark green feces).
Post-delivery seizures also known as postpartum convulsions or puerperal seizures are a type of seizure that can occur in mothers after childbirth.
Premature birth also known as preterm birth is defined as babies who are born too early before 37 weeks of gestation. It is a cause of death in newborns.
Newborn care includes bathing them regularly, changing their diapers often, and making sure that their sleeping area is clean and free of any potential hazards.
Jaundice in newborn is a yellowing of the skin and eyes caused by an excess of bilirubin, a yellow pigment that's produced when red blood cells break down.