Baby Care 2017-06-26T12:30:41+00:00

BABY CARE

All the information you need to look after your little one, keeping them safe, healthy and comfortable.

newborn baby care

Cleaning the umbilical cord

New parents can find the stump of their baby's umbilical cord worrying. Learning to clean the umbilical cord just takes ...
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bathing baby increases eczema risk

Washing your baby too often can increase eczema risk

We don’t wash our kids every day in our house. Actually, we don’t even wash them every second day. We ...
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slings and baby carriers

All about slings: The pros and cons of baby wearing

What is a baby sling? Slings are baby carriers designed to help you carry a baby by easing the pressure ...
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mindfulness when baby crying

Got a crying baby? First, take a deep breath…

Why new parents could do with some mindfulness ... All parents experience some level of worry after the birth of ...
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baby wind

Understanding baby wind

Baby wind refers to the small amounts of air your baby swallows as she feeds. This air is often brought ...
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crying newborn colic

Finding relief from colic

Before dismissing your baby's behaviour as a result of colic, have your GP check him out. Finding colic relief: Try ...
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Packing your nappy bag

Nappy Bag checklist

Ok, the weight of your nappy bag may make you feel like you are preparing to leave the house with ...
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baby walkers safety

Baby walkers

A baby walker is a baby sling that is suspended on a rigid frame on wheels. Baby walkers allow your ...
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cloth nappies

Cloth nappies

Back in the day, the safety-pin closured material of cloth nappies was messy and difficult. The convenience of disposable nappies ...
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baby-bathing

Baby bathing tips

Find baby bathing expert advice, including how to bath your newborn and baby safely. Find parenting advice on bathing and ...
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Baby poo: An essential guide for every new parent

Baby poo: An essential guide for every new parent

New parents are obsessed with poo. Green poo, runny poo, hard poo - from colour and consistency to constipation, we've ...
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Crying checklist

Crying checklist

Babies cry for many reasons but these tips for new parents explain how to find out why baby is crying ...
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Attachment parenting

Attachment parenting

With attachment parenting you can discover what works best – and what doesn’t work at all - for you and ...
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How to dress your baby for summer

How to dress your baby for summer

Dressing your baby during summer means rethinking the need for hats and socks. Find out what summer clothes are appropriate ...
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