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Should I give my child a dummy? Advice from a paediatrician

Should I give my baby a dummy? Will using a dummy or pacifier damage my child's teeth or affect their speech? At what age...
Causes of separation anxiety in babies

Causes of separation anxiety in babies

At around 6 months of age, babies reach a big developmental milestone: they start to perceive relationships and, most importantly, the effect of distance....
reuterina paediatric probiotics: mother and child

Reuterina® Drops – The No. 1 Prescribed Paediatric Probiotic

Nobody actually tells you how complicated and tricky caring for a baby really is. From the get-go, everyone is ready to offer advice, from...
should I give my baby a dummy: baby pacifier

Will using a dummy damage my child’s teeth? Advice from a paediatrician

A dummy (pacifier) has been used to soothe and comfort babies for over 2000 years. Recent studies show that at least 75% of babies...
what we need to stop believing about newborn sleep: sleeping baby

WATCH: What you need to stop believing about newborn sleep

If you are a new parent, then you are most likely trying to navigate the wonderfully daunting world of sleep. Whether this is your...
newborn baby photo shoot: all your questions about taking care of newborn babies answered by a paediatrician

All your questions about newborn babies answered by a paediatrician

How do I know if my child is getting enough breast milk? Why is my newborn's skin peeling? How often should a newborn baby...
Variety of vegetables

How to guarantee your children eat all their veggies

It’s natural to want to be the perfect parent who lovingly and thoughtfully provides their children with the healthiest homemade snacks and meals. We...
Treating reflux in babies with PPIs: what are the long-term side effects?

Treating reflux in babies with PPIs: what are the long-term side effects?

It's not unusual for babies to spit up after a feed, but if your little one is vomiting frequently, seems to be suffering from...
newborn baby: taking care of a newborn advice on umbilical cord care poop and sleep

How to look after a newborn: everything you need to know about umbilical cord...

The first few days and weeks with a newborn can be stressful and new parents need all the help and support they can get...
a couple's feet poking out at the bottom of the duvet: what it's like to have sex after having a baby

What sex is like after having a baby – 10 women share their stories

What's it like to have sex for the first time after giving birth? Will it hurt? Will it feel different? Will I still be...