Why are all babies given eyes drops at birth?

Answer Babies are given eye drops at birth to prevent any infections that the baby may pick up from travelling down the birth canal, because a baby can pick up infections from vaginal secrections from the... Read More »

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What is the most babies ever given birth at once?

There have been sets of nonuplets (9 babies), though none of the babies survived for long. In 1999 there has been an octuplet (8 babies) with 7 surviving babies and in 2009 an octuplet was born wh... Read More »

What is the color of babies eyes at birth?

When a baby is first born, it will most likely have blue eyes or black eyes , it depend on the pupil. They may or may not change as they get older.

Why do eye drops hurt my eyes?

No one is lying to you. Chances are, they probably were trying to make you feel better. Not everyone is sensitive to eye drops. Different people are sensitive to different things. Obviously, you ar... Read More »

How do you put eye drops in cats eyes?

I would assume the same way you apply eye ointment. I had to apply eye ointment to my two kittens twice daily for the first 2 weeks of having them. They came home from the shelter/pet store with re... Read More »