Babies & Toddlers

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A tribute to my baby’s father

With June being a month dedicated to fathers, this is a tribute to my baby’s father who has held my hand since the day...
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Kosher and halaal infant formula

For both the Jewish and Muslim faiths, there is no separation between the concept of worship and the mundane contexts of everyday life. And...
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Best formula and remedies for colicky babies in South Africa

Would you believe that around 40% of infants aged from two weeks to three months are affected by colic? Even though infants who suffer...
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The history of formula

Whether because of personal choice or necessity, there are many reasons a mother may choose to formula-feed her baby – but have you ever thought...
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Codeine: You could be putting your baby at risk

By DNAlysis Did you know that common medications such as Myprodol, Mybulen, Benylin C and Sinutab could harm you, your unborn baby and your child? These...
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How to swaddle your newborn baby

There is more to swaddling than just wrapping your newborn baby in a blanket. It mimics the womb, comforts and protects your baby from...
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Parenting a fussy baby

By Anonymous. You will face many challenges during the first few months after having given birth but dealing with a fussy, inconsolable baby has got...
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The truth about food allergies

In our opinion, we should have continuous Allergy Awareness campaigns as allergy patients suffer all year round. In fact, do you understand what an...
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Why is sleep training such a heated debate?

By Good Night. Sleep training: ask any parent of this century and they are sure to have an opinion about whether they are for or...
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Help your toddler sleep better

By Good Night. Developmentally, there is a big difference between a 15-month-old, a two-year-old and a 36-month-old, so there is a big difference in how...