Why do babies need the blood from the mother?

Answer Babies do not 'get' blood from their mothers. There is a separation between the mother's blood and the baby's blood. Mixing of parental and fetus' blood is a potentially a fatal condition if the bl... Read More »

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You have to wait 6-8 weeks to get a puppy--why is it that babies don't *need* to be with their mother?

Because Mama Dogs do not have the power to "change their minds". Leaving an infant with their mother would be considered very risky for the pending transaction.Plus, in dog age, a 6 week old pup wo... Read More »

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Why take blood sample from babies head?

Some bleeding after the cord falls off is normal. If it infected it may cause more bleeding. Continuous bleeding is a cause for concern and requires evaluation by a pediatrician and investigation.

What traits of babies usually take from their mother and which from their father?

This is not a scientific answer or anything. But I've always heard that hair from the mother and eyes from the father. Which has proved very true with my son. He is 2 yrs old and still bald just li... Read More »