Category Archives: Issues

Cordlife Philippines

Cord Blood Banking Cord blood banking is relatively new in the Philippines.  However, it’s something that’s huge in developed countries like Singapore.  What is it exactly?  Simply put, it’s a service wherein you store your baby’s cord blood. Why would anyone want to store cord blood?  Did you know that the baby’s cord blood is … Continue reading

Reese and Her Immunization Shots

Last month, Dra. Sanchez (Reese’s pedia) gave us an immunization schedule.  In the schedule, it was stated that Reese will receive a bunch of immunization shots during her 2nd month.  As you probably know, time flies when you have a baby and before we know it, we’re already at the hospital for Reese’s shots. Basically, … Continue reading

What is Jaundice?

I didn’t tell my friends about this, but Reese was hospitalized a week after her birth. 🙁  Exactly a week after her birth, we took her to the hospital for her first check-up with her pedia.  We went there with no reason to be concerned because everything seemed to be okay. Imagine my surprise when … Continue reading