RSSArchive for March, 2009

Growth Chart Percentiles And Your Child: What's Normal?

Growth Chart Percentiles And Your Child: What’s Normal?

Along with being told your child’s weight, head circumference and length or height (depending on the child’s age) at well-child visits, you will probably be told what growth chart percentile those numbers fall in. What exactly do those numbers mean, and what is normal? Growth chart percentiles are a way at looking at how a […]

Choosing A Car Seat For Baby's Safety

Choosing A Car Seat For Baby’s Safety

You want to choose a seat for your baby that will keep her safe. [Baby Seat] Driving with baby and keeping her safe is a top priority for parents and the car seat you choose is integral to that happening. How do you decide which car seat is for you? Ask Others New and veteran […]

Special Laundry Challenges When You Have A Newborn

Special Laundry Challenges When You Have A Newborn

If you have never cared for a newborn before, you will be surprised at just how much laundry that tiny bundle of joy can generate. Here are our tips to help you handle all those dirty sleepers, and blankets, and bibs, and bedding, and… well, you got the idea. Choose a laundry detergent especially made […]

Baby Essentials When Traveling

Baby Essentials When Traveling

Not knowing what to pack, you don’t pack everything when you are traveling with baby. They have unique requirements and being prepared for any contingency when you are on the road can help you to get to your destination faster and safely. What to pack for baby? When you are packing for baby you don’t […]

Treating Your Baby's Diaper Rash

Treating Your Baby’s Diaper Rash

No matter how frequently you change your baby’s diaper, chances are your baby will get diaper rash at one point or another. Here are some ways to help prevent diaper rash, and help it heal quickly when it does happen. Change the baby’s diaper frequently. Get into the habit of changing your baby before a […]

Baby Proofing Your Home For Your Child's Safety

Baby Proofing Your Home For Your Child’s Safety

Safety for your baby in your home is a concern that all new parents have and understanding how to baby proof her environment is a top priority. Accidents can and do happen and reducing risks to baby’s well being is vital. The view from your baby’s eyes Though most baby proofing need not begin until […]

How To Decide What And How Often To Feed A Baby?

How To Decide What And How Often To Feed A Baby?

When a baby is born, parents face quite a few responsibilities, and important decisions need to be made on how their baby to be fed, how many times he/she must be fed and what nutrients their baby needs. Breastfeeding is definitely the best and safest option, for the baby receives all the nutrients it needs […]

China Says Johnson & Johnson Baby Products Are Safe

China Says Johnson & Johnson Baby Products Are Safe

Despite a company’s claims that their products are completely safe, the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics, an American based organization, has called for the exclusion of all potential harmful chemicals such as formaldehyde in baby supplies. In China, Johnston & Johnston are allowed to include trace elements of chemicals known to be toxic. These are usually […]