Breast milk is rich in nutrients, antioxidants, and antibodies that are essential for the growth and development of babies, especially premature and low birth weight babies. For working moms, direct breastfeeding is possible only for a few months. Once they resume their work the only way they can continue to feed breast milk is by
When a baby is born before it completes 37 weeks of gestation (pregnancy), it is called a preterm baby or a premature baby. Most of the preterm babies are of a low birth weight that they need to be placed in an incubator (or a ventilator if born too early) and nourished till it’s capable
Being a parent isn’t an easy job, especially if you try becoming a competitive parent. Parenthood is not a race because every parent and child are different. If you compare your parent-child relationship with someone else’s, you are going to be nothing but disappointed. It is human nature to compete because we all grow up
Prevention and management of diaper rash Diaper rash is a common skin problem that occurs in babies mostly from the age of 0 to 1 year. It annoys the babies and parents alike. In this article, I am going to share with you my knowledge on how to prevent and cure your baby’s diaper rash.
If you are a first-time mom, then you would have a lot of doubts regarding how to maintain your newborn’s hygiene. Well, you don’t have to worry about it any longer. In this article, I will share with you the tips and information that I know and had practiced when it comes to keeping your
Children are fussy eaters, especially toddlers. They can naturally sense foods that are healthy and don’t eat it, no matter how much you convince them. You always have to sneak food into their meals, and only mothers would know how difficult it is. When it comes to the winter season, you want your child to
Kids fall sick frequently and as parents, we feel guilty in giving modern day medicines every time they are sick. Here are some home remedies that would help to get rid of some minor ailments. These work well with kids and adults. Before going deeper into the topic let me tell you one thing THESE
Dear parents, please think twice before handing your Smartphone or tablet or any digital device to your little one just to keep her/him quiet. According to a recent research done by eye experts in the City of Davao, Philippines it has been revealed that kids at the age of five and below are being affected
Long distance journey can get a little annoying if you have kids with you (especially if it’s a baby, you just can’t predict when they would be in a good mood or when they would throw a tantrum or burst out crying). Here are few tips to make your journey less annoying and more interesting.
What is weaning? Weaning is the slow introduction of adult food to a baby while reducing the duration and frequency he/she is breastfed. What is the ideal time to start weaning? You can start weaning your infant as soon as she/he completes five months of age. You should always begin with liquid food, and then