What are non raised little white filled pores on the newborn’s nose
Whatare stork bites or an angel’s kiss on neck or bridge of nose.
What is observed when stroking the corner of the newborn’s mouth and the baby turns toward the stimulus and opens his/her mouth.
What is observed when stroking the bottom of the foot results in extension or flexion of the toes, gone at about 12 months of age.
What is encouraged just after birth and to encourage breastfeeding, also helps warm infant and their stabilize breathing.
What is the first milk that mother’s produce that is small in amount but just right for the newborn. It is full of antibodies!
What is the hormone that causes milk “et down”? It is released by the posterior pituitary and is stimulated by the newborn suckling at the breast.
What is the best state of consciousness to initiate breastfeeding?
Whatis the yellow coloring of the skin? It is abnormal in the first 24 hours of age.
Whatis the end product of red blood cell breakdown? The body has problems with over production, transport, metabolism and excretion of the orange-yellow pigment.
What occurs before 24 hours of age and is a serious condition needing immediate medical intervention?
Whatis a very serious medical condition caused by hyperbilirubinemia, which if untreated causes brain damage?
Whatis the core temperature the newborn body should measure to maintain balance?
Whatis newborn in a state of heat loss or a temperature falling below the range of homeostasis? Can be caused by stressors like, O2 deprivation, altered central nervous system, maternal drug consumption, low blood sugar, and environmental processes.
Whatis a process of heat loss when baby’s wet skin is exposed to the cooler room air?
Whatis low blood sugar caused by inadequate nutrient intake and over stressed newborn using up fat stores and blood sugar?