Wait to cut the cord?

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Registered: 07-05-2005
Wait to cut the cord?
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Thu, 01-06-2011 - 8:56am

Wait a few minutes to cut the umbilical cord after a baby is born.

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Registered: 07-16-2009
Fri, 01-07-2011 - 8:10am

Oh, I just have to LAUGH! I cannot remember the reasons why ten years ago but I've always been told to wait until it stops pulsing before cutting!