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.
Burns - What to do Burns can happen suddenly and the pain and damage caused can be devastating. Knowing what to do if this should happen can make a massive difference in reducing the amount of pain and scarring experienced and may avoid them having any tissue damage at all.
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Bath time tips
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5 Steps to coping with colic
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Baby Toys: mirrors
Soft toys incorporating mirrors are perfect
Buyers guide to nappy rash treatments
When your baby actually does have a rash it’s good to try to nip any outbreak in the bud. Sometimes changes of diet, teething and other shifts in habits can trigger a rash, so don’t feel you have failed your child – just catch it as early as you can.
Expressing breast milk for bottle feeding
Expressing breastmilk has many benefits. If you want to continue with breastmilk through the first six months or a year, expressing enables you to keep this up without having to be on hand for your baby 24/7.