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Your diet and its effect on your milk and your baby: The truth.

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We see so many women day in and day out asking questions about what is best for her breast milk, what foods she should eat to ensure her baby receives the most nutrients and what foods would be dangerous to her baby; here is the definitive answer: relax. It’s easy to get all consumed by
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Pardon you! How to deal with embarrassing gas during pregnancy.

Right, we all think it, we all fear it, and I’m just going to say it: gas is an issue. I said it. It’s an issue even when you aren’t pregnant but when you’re expecting, all the muscles in your digestive system and abdomen relax, you have a little person pressing down on your stomach
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“How can I keep my baby safely occupied when I have things to do?”

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As a new parent it gets hard to distinguish a time that's reserved just for you; where you can make a cup of tea, sit down in front of the telly or with a good book and just be with...well, yourself. We know throughout the day you have a million and one things to do
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The forever dropping soother, here’s your answer to sterilisation on the go

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We know and understand the struggle that is travelling around with your baby; hyperactive spats, random bursts of hunger and uncalled for tears. The one saviour in all of this is the soother. Soothers a great answer to calming down your baby and giving them something new to focus on, but what happens when you're away
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Celebrity Mummy Watch: Blake Lively and Coco Rocha

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This is one installment of Celebrity Mummy Watch that is particularly fashionable and fabulous. Gossip Girl star Blake Lively is pregnant with her first child with husband Ryan Reynolds - queue disappointed sighs from women all over. We're completely swooning over this beautifully intimate shot of Blake with her well dressed baby bump in her hands. We always
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Exercise with your baby: It really can be done.

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Straight after birth, it is easy to get wrapped up in a mundane routine of feedings, bathing times and nap times, but what about playtime? There are ways for you to play with your new born and keep yourself fit and healthy at the same time, so don’t be afraid to trial them out! From squats to
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Types of Crawling

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Crawling is defined as anyway of moving in which baby’s tummy is facing towards the floor. Experts show that there are over 25 unique combinations of body parts used to propel a baby forward! Read on for the most common styles of crawling. 1) The Belly Crawl Almost half of babies begin crawling by keeping their tummy on
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How To Cope With a Fussy Eater

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Is your dinner table a battle ground? If you’re unfortunate enough to have a fussy eater on your hands, mealtimes can often become more about tantrums and screaming rather than healthy eating, which can be frustrating for you and your little one. Rest assured that many other parents experience the same problem, and remember that fussy
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Baby Feeding Problems

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Having trouble feeding your baby? Here are the most common problems that parents experience when it comes to feeding, and how to deal with them. • Baby spitting up Almost every baby spits up, and according to experts, this is because their immune system is still immature. Their oesophageal sphincter, the muscle that holds the stomach contents, doesn’t
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Topping and Tailing

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Bathing your newborn is a strange new experience for both you and your baby. You may be nervous and scared you will hurt those tiny hands and feet or perhaps worried you may drop the slippery little one. If you are a little apprehensive about bathing your newborn, you can start off by cleaning your
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