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Caring for your newborn baby is a wonderful experience. Nonetheless, it can bring with it some fairly demanding moments, such as when your baby has colic. Colic is typically characterised by baby’s incessant crying that goes on for at least three hours a day, three days a week or for at least three weeks. There [...]
The term ‘newborn reflexes’, refer to your baby's innate responses when certain parts of her body are stimulated. Though they may seem to occur for no reason at all, newborn reflexes are actually indicators that your baby’s brain and nervous system are working well. Some of the most common newborn reflexes include: Rooting reflex If [...]
Discovering that you are bleeding or spotting when you are expecting can be very distressing. Naturally, your first instinct is to assume that the worst is happening. However, in most cases, light bleeding or spotting – particularly during early pregnancy – is usually nothing to worry about. According to statistics, about 20% of mums-to-be experience [...]
As you go farther along your pregnancy journey, have you ever wondered what goes on in baby’s mind? Is she aware of you and her surroundings? An ear for language If you’ve seen movies of parents-to-be speaking to mummy’s full belly, they may be on to something. Results from a study show that in the [...]
Does baby have a rash or eczema that will not go away, even when you've tried everything including switching laundry detergents? It may be that baby has an allergic reaction to some pesky household pests: dust mites. What are dust mites? Invisible to the naked eye, dust mites are creatures that thrive in warm and [...]