Baby health

Gripe water

Gripe water, also known as grippe tonic, is a medicine that is often used as a home remedy many health conditions. It is often used as a treatment method for infants and is especially useful for pain relief. For instance, gripe water is a very useful treatment for an upset stomach. It can relieve the […]

Soy formula for infants

Breastfeeding is the perfect nutritional choice to nurture your baby. However, in some cases or for some babies, supplemental or alternative nutrition formulas are necessary. A soy formula for babies is a food product that is designed to meet the nutritional needs of an infant that is under one years of age. Soy formula for […]

Benefits of breastfeeding for baby and mother

Breastfeeding, that wonderful bond between mother and baby, is an incredible experience for both. It is actually the most natural and beneficial thing a mother can do for her baby. In today’s fast-paced world, it may seem easier to feed your baby formula and you may have heard this is just as good as breastfeeding, […]

Increase breast milk production naturally

There are many things that are classified as “do-it-yourself”, otherwise known as DIY. Who knew that DIY applied to increasing the production of milk that a mother can supply to her youngster. A mother’s worrying never ceases to start early in life. For every breastfeeding mother, there is also the occasional worry that she is […]

Hypoallergenic baby formula

Allergies are not fun for anyone. The sneezing, runny nose, sore throat and headaches that accompany allergy attacks can range from merely uncomfortable and distracting to downright debilitating. Food allergies are even worse, often causing intestinal consequences and sometimes face swelling. And let’s not leave out the many different skin allergies that can result in […]

Bedwetting alarm

If you are a parent of a child who is constantly wetting the bed at night even though they are older, you are probably getting quite desperate for a solution. The good news is that you can now buy a bedwetting alarm to help the child to stop wetting the bed. Many children continue to […]

Down syndrome

Down syndrome is a genetic anomaly that a child can be born with. Most people are born with 46 chromosomes. Children with Down’s syndrome have an extra chromosome with the most common being an extra 21st chromosome. The condition is called Trisomy 21. When the extra chromosome is present it can cause many different birth […]

Infant nutritional requirements

The first year of life is a period of very rapid growth for an infant. They will on average double their weight by age five months and triple it by the age of 1 year. In addition they will add 50% to their length in the first year of life. This means that meeting their […]

Baby acne treatment

One thing that many parents are not prepared for is acne on their newborn baby. Baby acne is actually quite common and it will usually go away fairly quickly. While it can be a little disconcerting to find acne on your baby, there is really no treatment for it and it should be left alone […]

Baby eczema treatment

No one enjoys seeing their baby uncomfortable and if your child is suffering from eczema you may be on the search for some remedies or treatments to help ease your little ones discomfort. Eczema can be found in infants all the way up through adults. Unfortunately, eczema is not curable but there may be a […]

Baby heat rash

Heat rash can be seen in people of all ages, but it is very common in babies. When your little one has a heat rash you may notice a bunch of little bumps on the skin. When your baby is overheated these little red bumps can appear wherever sweat becomes trapped, typically under clothing or […]

Baby constipation

As a parent we want nothing more than for our babies to be happy and healthy. However, there are times in which we notice our little one feeling a bit uncomfortable due to constipation. If you have a little one that is constipated you may or may not notice any signs of constipation other than […]