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Why it is important to delay #clamping or cutting the #umbilical-cord "at least" until it has stopped pulsating and blanched white. (It is even better to wait till the placenta has delivered).

from Mark Sloan M.D.

Cord-clamping news: Somebody call ACOG!

Home Birth Supply: Tying Umbilical Cord

from Verywell

Everything You Should Know About Umbilical Cord Care for Newborns

Everything You Should Know About Umbilical Cord Care for Newborns: Cleaning the Cord with a Cotton Swab


How to take care of the umbilical cord - The baby should be exposed to tub bath only after the falling off of the umbilical cord.

from Bloglovin’

5 Benefits Of Delayed Cord Clamping (The Mommypotamus)

5 Benefits Of Delayed Cord Clamping


What the umbilical cord SHOULD look like.


Cord blood is used to treat a variety of diseases, ranging from anemia and cancers of the blood such as leukemia and lymphomas to disorders such as sickle cell disease and severe combined immunodeficiency. Mothers are now able to donate their newborns' umbilical cord blood and have it publicly banked so it is available to anyone for lifesaving transplantations.


“…… could become entangled with umbilical cord. …..” Just thought this a more pleasant image to reflect the idea of the cord.


Information about newborn umbilical cord stump fall off cycle.

from BabyCenter Blog

Natural remedy for baby’s umbilical cord

Natural remedy for baby's umbilical cord