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Best Baby Changing Bags

Best Baby Changing Bags

The women looking for the best baby changing bags most probably have in mind some qualities that the bags are supposed to have. Usually the new mothers are looking for practical bags that offer enough space for all the items that they need and they also want the bag to be affordable. Storksak Elizabeth The women who tried this bag say that […]

Different Types of Baby Skin Rashes

Different Types of Baby Skin Rashes

Even though they aren’t exactly pleasant to look at, the parents should know about the different types of baby skin rashes. Remember that there is almost no baby that doesn’t have any kind of skin rashes. You, as a parent, don’t have to get scared of them, but you should know a quick fix. Prickly heat This skin […]

Common Causes Behind Neonatal Jaundice

Common Causes Behind Neonatal Jaundice

Although this health issue is a scary one for many parents, you should know that there are some common causes neonatal jaundice. In the majority of the cases, it happens because the liver of the baby isn’t mature enough to eliminate bilirubin from the blood. There are some medical conditions as well that can lead to […]

Breast Milk: An Antiseptic for Low Birth Weight Infants

Breast Milk: An Antiseptic for Low Birth Weight Infants

A recent study on children in NICU at the Rush University Medical Center, Chicago published in the journal of Perinatology has revealed that breast milk can help prevent sepsis in low birth weight babies. The research has showed that just 50 ml of mother’s milk per kg of baby’s weight is enough to reduce the […]

Slow Brain Development and Growth Link Established In Premature Babies

Slow Brain Development and Growth Link Established In Premature Babies

A recent research paper published in the journal Science Translational Medicine shows that the slow growth patterns of premature babies is linked to the proportionally slow brain development. The study was conducted by Canadian researchers at the pediatric division of University of British Columbia (UBC). The Study For the study, 95 premature infants born earlier than their expected delivery date by 8 to 16 […]