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What do I do after the umbicial cord falls off?

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Brownlyrics

Asked by Brownlyrics at 7:48 PM on Feb. 5, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • u can now give ur baby a real bath. i saved my lil ones cord and put it in a bag and put it in her baby book
    angelairelan

    Answer by angelairelan at 7:49 PM on Feb. 5, 2010

  • throw it away
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:56 PM on Feb. 5, 2010

  • Nothing special.
    Krysta622

    Answer by Krysta622 at 8:09 PM on Feb. 5, 2010

  • kept my girls belly buttons in their baby books.

    now you can give baby a real bath.
    hypermamaz

    Answer by hypermamaz at 8:19 PM on Feb. 5, 2010

  • what do you mean? you can keep it or throw it away, it's up to you. You don't have to do anything special to the belly button though, you can just start giving the baby regular baths though.
    mnt_2_b_mommy

    Answer by mnt_2_b_mommy at 9:35 PM on Feb. 5, 2010

  • DO NOT PUT ANYTHING ON IT!!! im a new mom and had that question to, they use to put rubbing alcol on it but my doc said only do it if the peditrion thinks its infected. it will go back to a reg belly button within 2-3weeks promise!
    bobowazhere

    Answer by bobowazhere at 3:55 PM on Feb. 6, 2010

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