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In Severe Cases, Newborn Jaundice Could Cause Cerebral Palsy

Unlike many types of complicated medical conditions I’ve seen in my practice, newborn jaundice is relatively straightforward. If left untreated, however, jaundice can be extremely risky for infants – and even cause cerebral palsy, in more severe cases. Below, I discuss some common facts about jaundice, and what you can do if you think your child is affected.

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Are there any health complications associated with people who have cerebral palsy?

Before the mid-twentieth century, few children with cerebral palsy survived to adulthood. Now, because of improvements in medical care, rehabilitation, and assistive technologies, 65 to 90 percent of children with cerebral palsy live into their adult years.
This increase in life expectancy is often accompanied by a rise in medical and functional problems – some of them beginning at a

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What can doctors do to prevent newborn jaundice or hyperbilirubinemia?

Jaundice, or neonatal hyperbilirubinemia is a straightforward medical complication that if left untreated, or treated improperly, can have a devastating consequence on the rest of an infant’s life.

Unchecked bilirubin levels…

Jaundice is a yellow discoloration of the skin and whites of the eyes.  A yellow pigment called bilirubin builds up in the blood, causing the discoloration.  Many babies who

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