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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).

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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

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from The Stir

5 Tips for Caring for Baby's Umbilical Cord Stump

lil bits cord fell off today makes me sad, but ready to get home and give him his first bath (besides sponge bathing him)

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