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.
What is colic? Many new babies in the first three months suffer from prolonged crying and discomfort. It can be upsetting to see and wearing for the tired new parents, so what are the treatment options, and do they really work?
How to soothe a crying baby
Although your new baby’s crying may seem lou...
Babies and books
It’s never too early to stimulate a love of ...
When to wean and introduce new foods
Babies used to be encouraged to start solids by fo...
Sterilising and bottle hygiene
Until your baby is one year old, any feeding items...
Baby led weaning
Support for ‘baby-led’ weaning is growing every year, with many believing that babies should be encouraged to feed themselves from the earliest age for the sake of their development.
Expressing breastmilk has many benefits.