Newborn Health

Search Our Site

×

Warning

JUser: :_load: Unable to load user with ID: 1373
JUser: :_load: Unable to load user with ID: 1983

Unassisted Birth Step #15: Whether to See a Pediatrician

Monday, 21 November 2011 18:58
Rate this item
(3 votes)

You can chose to do or not do this soon after it is born (within a week), within a few months after it is born, or only when necessary.  However, it may be necessary for a birth certificate so check with your registry to cover your bases.

If CPS becomes an issue, often they just want the baby to see a pediatrician to ensure it is receiving "proper medical care."  So it might be a good idea to get a newborn checkup just to have that under your belt.

Here is the story my unassisted birth with my twin girls.

 

Go back to Step #14: Deciding Whether to Make the Trip to the Hospital

Go to Birthing Methods Menu

Read 15675 times Last modified on Wednesday, 11 December 2013 05:20

Stay Notified

Keep up to date with changes and updates with newsletter via email . Contests, new articles and much more!