When to Call Your Baby’s Provider

  • You count fewer than 6 wet diapers in 24 hours.
  • Your baby looks yellow or tanned.
  • Your baby has rectal temperature greater than 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Your baby vomits a whole feeding with force.
  • The area around the umbilical cord is red, swollen, and has yellow or green pus.
  • Your baby will not eat or has diarrhea.
  • Your baby seems more tired or more restless than before.
  • Your baby is having a hard time breathing or turns blue.