Babies & Toddlers

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Do cribs cause brain damage?

By Celeste Rushby, parenting coach and occupational therapist. Articles that are written on these topics can often be disturbing due to misconstrued information that is offered...
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Donor breast milk or formula feeding? Information is your key to informed choices

Many women in developed countries like the US find that despite their best efforts, they are unable to exclusively breastfeed due to supply problems...
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Well-known remedies for your baby’s constipation

After checking that it isn’t your baby’s diet that’s causing their constipation, try the following remedies before heading to the doctor’s office. Glycerine suppositories or...
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Babies prefer the sounds of other babies to the cooing of their parents

Elena Stepanova/Shutterstock.com Catherine Laing, Cardiff University We know that babies prefer the high-pitched sounds produced by their caregivers in “babytalk” over regular speech, but a new...
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Formula can help ease your baby’s constipation

Having a little one with constipation can make you feel really helpless. Not only do you hate to see your baby cramping or unable...
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Massage help for tender tummies

Certified baby massage expert Tina Otte says your baby’s tummy is one of the first places they will identify pain. Any distension of smooth...
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5 lessons for a new mom from a mom of four

When people hear I have four children, they automatically assume I know everything there is to know about parenting. This assumption, like so many...
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What is a cow’s milk protein allergy?

The incidence of food allergy is very low in breastfed infants compared with formula‑fed infants. Once cow’s milk proteins are introduced to a baby, in...
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5 tips for taking photos with your baby

Every mama wants to capture special memories with their little ones (they grow up so quickly) so you book the photographer, settle on a...
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Disney-inspired baby names

Naming your child “Cinderella” may seem a little ridiculous; however, Disney movies have a series of lovely and unusual names from lesser-known characters that...