Jaundice in Babies: What is it?

Jaundice is a common condition that affects many newborns. The good news is that it's usually harmless and goes away on its own.

In most cases, jaundice in babies will go away within a week without any treatment needed. We hope this article is helpful for any parents who are interested in learning more about jaundice and what to do if your baby has it.

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Our Childhealthy health checks offer the opportunity to chat with one of our paediatricians and raise any questions or concerns relating to your child’s health.

If you do have any concerns about your baby, you can contact us at Childhealthy and one of our paediatricians will be happy to offer any advice.