Wait to Cut The Cord For a Healthier Newborn - NBC 7 San Diego

    Wait to Cut The Cord For a Healthier Newborn

    Typically the umbilical cord is cut immediately but the findings in this study suggest doctors wait one to three minutes, giving time for important nutrients to enter the newborn. (Published Wednesday, Jul 31, 2013) Typically the umbilical cord is cut immediately but the findings in this study suggest doctors wait one to three minutes, giving time for important... See More