RSSArchive for October, 2008

How To Comfort Your Crying Baby?

How To Comfort Your Crying Baby?

How many times have you woken up in the middle of the night by your baby’s wails, and not known how to comfort her so that she stops crying immediately? How many times have you wished that you had some magic formula that would stop the fierce screams emanating from your tiny bundle of joy? […]

Checkups Key To Avoiding SIDS Tragedy

Checkups Key To Avoiding SIDS Tragedy

Unfortunately, not all cases of SIDS can be prevented. To do so requires a greater understanding of sudden infant death syndrome, which will be achieved only with a commitment from those who value babies and with a considerably expanded research effort. Still, expectant parents can reduce the risk: Get medical care early in pregnancy, preferably […]

How To Choose Organic Baby Food?

How To Choose Organic Baby Food?

Today, everyone is more aware of the dangers of choosing impure and contaminated foods, and when it comes to your baby, you would like to choose the best and purest form of food ever available. You may have heard of ‘organic foods’, and you may have wondered what it is, and if organic food is […]

Biomarkers For Identifying Infant Infections

Biomarkers For Identifying Infant Infections

Infection is the leading cause of infant deaths worldwide, and particularly a common killer of weaker, pre-term infants. Current diagnostic tests can be slow and non-specific, but researchers have now identified potential biomarkers in the blood that can rapidly identify both the onset of infection and type of microbe. The circulatory system is a major […]

How To Choose Your Baby Shower Cake?

How To Choose Your Baby Shower Cake?

I know you want to give the very best you can to the expectant parents-to-be. I know you also want only the very best arrangements to be made for the baby shower: the games that will be played, the food to be arranged, and most of all, the cake that you will gift for the […]

Low Birth Weight Tied To Rise In Infant Hemangiomas

Low Birth Weight Tied To Rise In Infant Hemangiomas

A rise in the number of low birth weight infants in the United States is a major reason why there’s an increased rate of a common type of birthmark called infantile hemangioma, a new study finds. “Hemangiomas are benign tumors composed of blood vessels. According to the study, there is a dramatic increase in the […]

Is It Safe To Use A Baby Walker?

Is It Safe To Use A Baby Walker?

More than half of the babies between the ages of 5-15 months use the walker. Babies love to be in a walker and also parents love to use the walker because it can keep a fussy baby entertained for more hours. You can choose among various types of baby walkers such as wheeled frame, plastic […]

Baby Development From 24 To 36 Months!

Baby Development From 24 To 36 Months!

As your baby approaches two years of age, you will begin to realize what the word “terrible twos” means. The more your baby wishes to exert his independence, the greater will be your need to wield your authority. Though it may disturb you, remember that this is completely normal behavior for a two-year-old child, who […]