RSSArchive for June, 2012

Baby Sleep Myths You Should Know Are Myths

Baby Sleep Myths You Should Know Are Myths

There is a lot of handed down wisdom you are likely to hear about baby sleep. But equally there are a lot of myths attached to baby sleep that you’re likely to hear. We look at what is fact and what is fiction: 1. Don’t waken baby Actually new born babies need to be fed at regular intervals of […]

Tips on Travelling with a Baby

It may be that you still haven’t got rid of the travel bug from when you were a teenager, or you have to travel for family commitments; either way, travelling with a baby can be an intimidating experience. However, if you plan well in advance, a break with a baby can be a fun and relaxing experience. Having a young baby […]

Catherine Heigl Speaks of Her New Born Experience

Catherine Heigl Speaks of Her New Born Experience

Actress and producer Catherine Heigl recently adopted her second daughter and spoke of her experiences with a new born baby as being so different from her previous experiences of parenthood. While she admits to feeling like a sleep-deprived zombie in the first few weeks, she also spoke positively about her experiences. The new born experience Actress Catharine Heigl along […]

New Born Baby Products – What You Need to Know

New Born Baby Products – What You Need to Know

Did you know that that cute coordinated crib bumper that came with your infant crib set is a potential hazard for your little one, and that health officials are considering banning them? Did you also know that the label ‘flame retardant’ could point to potential health problems? We look at issues relating to these and other facets […]

Pros and Cons of Terry Toweling Nappies

Pros and Cons of Terry Toweling Nappies

With more and more people being concerned with the environment, terry toweling nappies have become very popular. Since these nappies are made from cloth, they are reusable and not disposable. Unlike disposable diapers, they don’t create mounds of non-biodegradable garbage for landfills. We look at the pros and cons of these reusable nappies: Pros of […]

Importance of Zinc Supplements for New Born Babies

Importance of Zinc Supplements for New Born Babies

Recent research shows that zinc supplements could help new born babies fight infections – babies who are on antibiotics may respond better if zinc is added to the treatment found researchers. Zinc is also important for new born otherwise for new born infants. We look at why. Zinc could help newborns fight infection The journal Lancet published […]

Preschool Activity Suggestions for Your Child

Preschool Activity Suggestions for Your Child

Preschoolers tend to be very busy people, always rushing about and never able to sit still. But they are also easy bored people and little individuals who can get into a lot of trouble if not adequately occupied! So devising the right kind of preschool activityis vital to keep your child interested and occupied and hopefully […]

Formula Feeding Chart and Other FAQs

Formula Feeding Chart and Other FAQs

On demand feeding for your baby is all very well, but anxious new parents want to know exactly how much formula their baby should be consuming in a day. So here is a formula feeding chart ready reckoner that will help you figure out how much and how frequently to feed your baby. We also […]