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Methodist in the Media

LiveWell Nebraska: Heard of Cord Clamping?

Published: Aug. 4, 2015

When you are expecting, you hear a lot of advice about what’s best for baby. Now there may be a way you to give baby an extra boost hadn’t thought much about – keeping baby attached to the umbilical cord just a little bit longer.

When discussing a birth plan with my patients at Methodist Physicians Clinic Women’s Center, we often address the subject of cord clamping and the right time to do this.

This blog post by Dr. Abby Lankhorst was featured on LiveWell Nebraska.