Category Archives: Issues

What should I look for when checking my baby’s temperature?

Let’s get back to basics. When you take a temperature, you are trying to measure how hot your child is inside their body. This is called their “core temperature”. To do this, you want to measure the temperature in places … Continue reading
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How can I help my toddler sleep longer in the mornings?

It’s not uncommon for toddlers to be early birds in the home, sometimes this works for a family and at other times, it is just a hindrance. Here are a couple of ways you can determine if your little one … Continue reading
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How To Cope With a Fussy Eater

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 … Continue reading
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Preparing Your Older Child To Become A Sibling

Are you expecting a new addition to your family? It can be difficult for your first born or older child to adjust to a new sibling as it can shift the family dynamic. Follow our steps below to help your … Continue reading
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Sleep Regressions

Has your little one suddenly turned into a cranky, frustrated, fussy baby? After you’ve got the sleeping schedule sorted, and your little one suddenly shows increased wakefulness, your baby has entered the phase known as sleep regression. It can happen … Continue reading
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Buying a Steriliser

Whether you are feeding baby breast milk or formula, it’s important to keep your bottles and other feeding equipment safe and germ free. Sterilising is vital in protecting your baby against harmful bacteria and infection. These harmful bacteria can easily … Continue reading
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Coping With Colic

The term colic is used to describe uncontrollable crying in an otherwise healthy baby.  If your baby is suffering from colic, there’s no need to worry as around 20% of babies become colicky. It usually happens when your baby is … Continue reading
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Travelling by Plane with a Newborn

Planning a holiday this summer? Stressed out about being airborne with your baby? There’s no need to be! Paediatricians normally advise mothers not to travel with their newborn during their first month, as baby needs a stable environment to adjust … Continue reading
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Newborn Nappy Changing

Everyone fumbles at first when it comes to those first few nappies, but changing your newborn’s nappy will soon become second nature to you. How many nappies will my baby need? You will probably change your baby’s nappy 12 times … Continue reading
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Babies and Electromagnetic Waves

Wireless systems are expanding, fast. From the latest Smartphone to your Wi-Fi network, we’re literally living amongst the waves. Did you know that the penetration rate of mobile phones is 130% in the UK? There are more mobile phones than … Continue reading
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