As you have likely heard in the news there is a respiratory virus that is becoming widespread in Michigan. We can attest to that at Moore Pediatrics — as we have seen a lot of patients with significant respiratory issues. Here is a link to CDC information page regarding this.
This is the title of an article written by a parent that comes to our practice–Christie Taylor. It is a beautiful reminder of what makes a person who they are. A medical diagnosis is certainly part of that picture but it also certainly does not get to the essence of who that person is.
This is a good article surrounding the controversies of swaddling. Most pediatricians would recommend stopping this by 2 months of age, make sure there is the ability to move lower extremities when swaddled and caution about too tight a swaddle over the chest.