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Formula or breastfeeding? It’s your choice!

In honour of Human Rights Month in March, meet ethicists who are worried that the government’s pro-breastfeeding policies impinge on certain constitutionally guaranteed freedoms...

Toddlers and the struggle of cot-sleeping: A parent’s view

When it comes to toddlers and cot-sleeping, I really did think it would be a walk in the park as it was when my...

Why is my baby reacting to his formula?

If your baby is fussy and you suspect it may be formula related, you just might be right. Before you start jumping between brands, or...

Counting down to … sleep

I haven’t slept in three years. I miss it. I always knew that having kids meant less sleep, but I was convinced that once we...

How do I know if my baby has an eyesight problem?

Research has shown that 20% of toddlers under the age of four do in fact suffer from vision problems. Much like children need to...

Chicco’s 360-degree approach to feeding

Millions of people have grown up with Chicco in their lives and passed on that tradition to their children and indeed, grandchildren. Natural Feeling All...

Is the use of palm olein in baby formula controversial?

Palm oil is hard to avoid, appearing at least once in most families’ grocery trolleys: it’s in bread, soap, shampoo, biscuits and rusks, pizza...

Empowering you to keep your child safe

Protection from harm is one of our children’s most integral human rights, and instinct for most of us. Car passenger deaths is one of...

Salt in your baby’s diet

In recognition of Salt Awareness Week (11-17 March), we look at how much sodium is in baby formula or breast milk – and how...

Colic: what formula is best?

You can feel so helpless when your baby’s suffering. Here’s what you should know about colic and formula feeding. If you are currently living...