In order for effective breastfeeding to occur, a good latch is required between the infant mouth and the breast. Unfortunately, difficulties with breastfeeding may occur due to a condition called upper lip tie. In this situation, the newborns upper lip does not curl up or flare out enough resulting in… Continue Reading Upper Lip Tie Release Treatment

Your doctor has recommended that you undergo a breast biopsy procedure – using a hollow needle to sample a portion of a lump or thickening in the breast. But what does that actually mean? Biopsy is a general term which simply means “the removal of tissue for microscopic examination.” Your… Continue Reading Patient Education Breast Biopsy Needle Surgery

Normal tongue mobility is an important factor in speech development. However in a newborn, it is also essential for breastfeeding. It is not uncommon that a child is born with a mucosal flap under the tongue tip causing relative immobility leading to breastfeeding difficulties. This is known as tongue tie.… Continue Reading Tongue Tie Release Treatment

10 AMAZING PEOPLE BORN WITH EXTRA BODY PARTS NUMBER 10: THE BOY WITH LIMBS ON HIS CHEST Childhood for Deepak Paswan, a 12-year-old boy from India, hasn’t been easy, as he was born with the arms and legs of his underdeveloped twin growing out of his chest. Other children bullied… Continue Reading 10 People Born With Extra Body Parts

Your doctor has recommended that you undergo a breast biopsy procedure – using a hollow needle to sample a portion of a lump or thickening in the breast. But what does that actually mean? Biopsy is a general term which simply means “the removal of tissue for microscopic examination.” Your… Continue Reading Breast Biopsy Needle Surgery PreOp® Patient Education Medical Video

Your doctor has recommended that you undergo a breast biopsy procedure – using a hollow needle to sample a portion of a lump or thickening in the breast. In your case, you have lump or thickening in your breast. It was felt by you or your doctor during a routine… Continue Reading Breast Biopsy Needle Surgery