Jaundice Prevention & Treatment

Jaundice Prevention & Treatment

Jaundice in babies is a very common occurrence, however it still needs to be handled quickly and by a medical professional. Find out more below about what jaundice is, what…
what is Colic

Colic – What It Is and What to Do

WHAT IS COLIC? All babies cry, usually 1 or 2 hours a day. It's their way of telling you that they're wet, hungry, tired, in pain, or But some babies…
all about allergies

Children and Allergies – All About Allergies

ALLERGY AND HYPERSENSITIVITY Most people use the word "allergy" to describe all types of hypersensitivity. In this chapter, the most common forms of true aller­gy are described. A specific antibody…
Healthy Newborn – When Baby’s Sick

Healthy Newborn – When Baby’s Sick

THE HEALTHY NEWBORN At birth, your baby leaves the protective world of your womb, where warmth, oxy­gen, and nourishment were always avail­able. The newborn is suddenly exposed to all sorts…
Nutrition for the Infant

Nutrition for the Infant and Toddler

The foundation for healthful eating should be laid before the baby is born. Will you breast-feed or bottle-feed? How will you sup­plement and then replace breast milk or formula when…
breast-feeding

Breast Feeding and Bottle Feeding

Babies grow very quickly during the first year of life. It is particularly important, therefore, that they get good nutrition during this peri­od. As a parent, you'll need to provide…