Whether you’re a new mum or you’ve just had your fourth baby, every parent can use some help when it comes to finding out the latest advice on breastfeeding or bottle feeding, colic, sleeping through the night, teething or weaning (just to mention a few)!
There’s so much to think about, to worry about even, but helpful to know that many of these problems are being shared by hundreds of like-minded parents. So if you’re dreaming of sleep as you feed your newborn just one more time, and want to remind yourself that you are doing a brilliant job, tuck into this section to allay your fears and banish those anxieties.
Donating breast milk to Special Care Baby Units Many breastfeeding mothers, who find they have plentiful supply, donate their excess breast milk to the UK's 4 Milk Banks via the UKAMB charity. There are a number of banks across the UK.
How to soothe a crying baby
Although your new baby’s crying may seem lou...
Baby milk: mixing bottle and breast
It is possible to combine the two feeding regimes
Taking care of your baby's teeth
When your baby cuts his first teeth, they are pear...
From birth there is a strong sense of communicatio...
Although there are many foods that you need to avoid in pregnancy, breastfeeding does not carry so many restrictions.
Specialised baby milk formulas
There are various special milks available for babies with medical conditions, such as cow’s milk allergy, lactose or other intolerances or reflux. These products are usually only prescribed in specific cases, and under medical supervision.