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  • Apnea of Prematurity

    Babies who are born too early (premature) often have health problems, such as apnea. Apnea is when a baby stops breathing for a bit of time (more than 15 seconds). The baby may also have a slowed heart rate and a drop in oxygen in the blood.

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  • Blood Thinners: Using Warfarin

    Warfarin is a medicine that helps keep your blood from clotting. This can lower your risk for a blood clot, stroke, or heart attack. But you must take important steps when you are on warfarin. This video will show you what to do.

  • Care of the Uncircumcised Penis

    An uncircumcised penis still has the foreskin attached. Caring for your newborn's penis is fairly easy. Here are things to keep in mind.

  • Catheter-Linked Urinary Tract Infections

    A catheter-associated urinary tract infection (CAUTI) is an infection of the urinary system. CAUTI is caused by germs that get into the urinary tract when a urinary catheter is used. This is a tube that's placed into the bladder to drain urine.

  • Chest Pain, Uncertain Cause

    Chest pain is always worrisome and should always be checked out. But, there are many possible causes of chest pain.

  • Chest Pain, Uncertain Cause (Child)

    Chest pain in children can have many causes. Most are not serious. In many cases, the cause of chest pain is not known.

  • Continent Urinary Diversion

    Continent urinary diversion is surgery to make a new way for urine to pass out of the body. During the surgery, either a new bladder (neobladder) or a pouch is created. This is done using a piece of your own intestine (bowel). Learn about the details of this procedure.

  • Contusion, Upper Extremity

    A contusion of an upper extremity causes pain, swelling, and skin discoloration. This injury may take from a few days to a few weeks to heal.

  • Contusion, Upper Extremity (Child)

    An upper extremity contusion can cause swelling, pain, and changes in skin color.