Jaundice causes your skin and the whites of your eyes to turn yellow. Too much bilirubin causes jaundice. Many healthy babies have some jaundice during the first week of life. It usually goes away. However, jaundice can happen at any age and may be a sign of a problem. If that the case, the team at HG pediatrics led by Dr. Homero Garza offers expert medical care to help manage the condition.