The piercing of ears & # 39; newborns is a very common practice but can & # 39; be dangerous for the baby.
It is believed that it is better that pierced the ears of & # 39; few newborns after birth in order to remember the pain caused, others do so that is not confused sex of the baby, others more a cultural issue simple.
However, the American Academy of Paediatrics does not recommend the infant ear piercing as placement & # 39; a piece of metal ear can & # 39; cause rinsed in clothing and cause injuries that cause bleeding in the newborn.
Another risk is that some parents do this within hours after birth the baby, even before applying the tetanus vaccine, to be applied two months after birth.
Between 6 and 16 months of life are when doctors recommend the baby ear piercing.
Recommendation is also earrings or earrings should be made of gold and the material to be used during drilling should be fully sterilized otherwise can & # 39; generates infections and increase the possibility to contract hepatitis .
Remember that children are the most precious thing we have as a mom or dad.
Therefore it is important to alert and update ourselves with & # 39; consistent way to deliver the best available information.
B & # 39; this way no easier to take decisions about the health and wellness of our babies.
Otherwise, lack of & # 39; information and knowledge will generate a wave of & # 39; ignorance will only knock against our children.
small data or any information you & # 39; is crucial and it is better to be well informed about the issues with our children.
TEXT: Rodrigo GONZÁLEZ