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  • Thumb or dummy?

    Thumb sucking Disadvantages of the thumb Using a dummy Disadvantages of the dummy Sucking his thumb or a dummy can help the baby to fall asleep, to relax or calm down. Thumb sucking often starts as early as the 4th month of pregnancy.... Read more

    June 3, 2010 at 02:56 PM
  • Baby's bath

    Temperature When ? Good to know Changing nappies Disposable nappies Reusable nappies When and how to change a baby's nappy A bath is a fun and exciting time for the baby, the mother and the father. A bath relaxes the baby. Temperature... Read more

    October 18, 2013 at 10:24 AM
  • Baby massage

    Why massage your baby? Creating the right environment for massage Some tips on how to massage your baby Massage, through touch is way a lovely way to communicate with your baby, it is relaxing for you and your baby and contributes to... Read more

    June 5, 2010 at 12:58 PM
  • What about baby carriers?

    Advantages for the mother Advantages for the baby Various slings offer different positions Baby slings enable you to carry your baby around and have your hands free. Various slings or carriers have different operating instructions -... Read more

    June 6, 2010 at 10:44 AM
  • Bottle feeding baby

    Advice about bottle feeding Which formula milk should you choose for the baby? How to prepare a bottle feed Sterilising Equipment The number of bottle feeds and the quantities to give Good position for bottle feeding Cleaning the... Read more

    April 14, 2010 at 05:24 PM
  • How to carry out weaning?

    Breast feeding and/or bottle-feeding is recommended up to 6 months, before this, your baby's digestive system is still developing and introducing foods earlier can risk infections and allergies. If your baby is showing signs of hunger... Read more

    July 24, 2013 at 11:52 AM
  • Preventing babies from developing food allergies

    Breastfeeding Which milk to choose? Foods In order to reduce the likelihood of your baby developing food allergies, especially those with a strong family history of food allergies, here are a few simple measures to follow, in particular... Read more

    June 21, 2010 at 06:07 PM
  • Crying baby

    Unbearable for the parents Circumstances that might explain the baby crying How to calm the baby's crying? Situations in which it is necessary to consult a doctor Medical reasons Psychological reasons For further information Unbearable... Read more

    July 24, 2013 at 11:50 AM
  • The baby's sleep

    The number of hours of sleep per day Advice to ensure your baby sleeps well Sing a song or a lullaby How to lay your baby down? Sleep allows the baby to recover, grow and develop its brain . The number of hours of sleep per day A baby... Read more

    June 22, 2010 at 03:16 PM
  • The baby's vaccinations

    Tuberculosis The vaccination schedule DTaP/IPV/Hib Meningitis C Haemophilus influenzae (Hib) Pneumococcal MMR DtaP/IPV Cervical cancer vaccine - Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) Td/IPV Hepatitis B Summary of the vaccination schedule 2nd... Read more

    June 23, 2010 at 03:27 PM
  • The baby's fever

    Symptoms caused by a high fever What to do in case of a high fever? Symptoms caused by a high fever Crying Grumpy, agitated, restless child Tiredness and or floppy When their temperature is very high, for example 39 degrees and above,... Read more

    July 24, 2013 at 11:44 AM
  • Acute Diarrhea in Babies

    Acute diarrhea is quite common in children and babies, and is defined as three or more soft or liquid stools in 24 hours. In very serious cases, medical attention is required. Symptoms can vary from mild loose stool to watery, explosive... Read more

    January 28, 2018 at 03:20 PM
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, GORD

    Gastroesophageal Reflux, GOR Benign symptoms of reflux More severe symptoms of reflux Coping with reflux Differences between vomiting and regurgitation Gastroesophageal Reflux, GOR More than 30% of children suffer with problems of... Read more

    April 12, 2010 at 09:37 AM
  • Baby colic

    Colic in the newborn Colic in the newborn It generally appears in a babies less than 3 months old : the child cries, twists in all directions and has a red face. The abdomen of the baby is swollen and he has wind. Advice: Reassure and... Read more

    June 26, 2010 at 02:59 PM
  • Chicken pox

    Chicken pox What should be done in case of chicken pox Chicken pox Chicken pox is a contagious viral infection called Varicella - Zoster virus. The virus causes the gradual eruption of a rash which develops into small blisters all... Read more

    June 26, 2010 at 03:53 PM
  • Common Cold

    Common Cold Common Cold The common cold is the most frequent childhood infection and young children get on average 3 - 8 colds per year. A common cold causes a stuffy blocked up nose with nasal discharge which at first is clear and... Read more

    June 26, 2010 at 04:37 PM
  • Ear infections (Otitis Media)

    Otitis Media How to minimise the risk Otitis Media Ear infections are the most frequent childhood illness due their short narrow Eustachian tube. Because the Eustachian tube drains into the back of the nose and throat, germs and... Read more

    June 27, 2010 at 04:40 AM
  • Teeth

    Teeth Feeding-bottle tooth decay Teeth Teething varies between each baby however, teeth can appear anytime between 3 months to 10 months. More commonly they present around 6 to 8 months. Signs that you baby maybe teething are; Mild... Read more

    June 27, 2010 at 04:57 AM
  • Nappy rash

    Nappy rash How to prevent nappy rash Nappy rash Nappy rash is an irritation of the skin on the bottom and or the folds of the groin. The skin is red, inflamed, and sometime weeping. The causes include; friction from nappies, prolonged... Read more

    June 27, 2010 at 02:42 PM
  • Bronchiolitis

    Bronchiolitis is inflammation of the small airways of the lung. It is a contagious viral infection, mostly affecting babies during the winter months. It affects nearly 30% of newborns of whom more than 50% are under 6 months and it... Read more

    October 11, 2016 at 06:27 AM