Alternatives to Routine Newborn Procedures

Most of us are so fixated on keeping our labor interventions low that we don’t realize that we’ll be faced with many choices regarding post-birth interventions for our baby. In this post, we review the standard newborn procedures, show how many are not evidence-based, and provide natural alternatives. Antibiotic eye ointment Antibiotic eye ointment, erythromycin, is given to newborns to prevent … Continue reading Alternatives to Routine Newborn Procedures