Vit K is an injection given to newborns to stop cranial bleeding. It is the only injection that infants receive that has a black box warning which means it can kill any infant.
Babies do not have clotting abilities when born, over the course of the first two weeks of life babies build them on their own. Is is really needed and warranted to give it to each an every infant? If we didn’t would babies be dying from cranial bleeds right and left? Check out the images and the links in the posts that follow. This is for information purposes only, do your own research.