Did you know that your baby had a blood test, called the newborn screening, done within the first few days of life? Sometimes, amidst the chaos of the NICU, parents miss out on hearing about this lifesaving test. Do you know what it screens for, and how those test are done? Check out this wonderful short video from the Save Babies Through Screening Foundation. Here's your chance to learn something new today!
Did your NICU explain this test to you? Did you have any unusual experiences with the newborn screening test?