Neonatal Jaundice Treatment

Neonatal jaundice, also known as infant jaundice is yellow discoloration of a newborn baby’s skin and eyes due to high levels of bilirubin. Other symptoms include excess sleepiness and poor feeding.   Bilirubin is a yellow substance that comes from the breakdown of red blood cells and excreted by the Read more…

What does a Pediatrician do?

Pediatrics is a branch of medicine that deals with the medical care of infants, children and adolescents. A pediatrician is a doctor that specializes in this area of medicine and is focused on the physical, emotional, and social health of infants, children, adolescents, and young adults up to age 21. Read more…