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Experiences of labour and child birth can differ from mother to mother. Some experience almost no pain, while others more so. But ask any mother and you most probably will hear the same answer – giving birth is one of the most unforgettable experiences ever! However, bringing a child into the world is no easy [...]
In the first year of baby's life, you will notice that he or she will be sleeping a lot, typically between 14 to 17 hours a day. While this may seem like a lot to you, nonetheless, it is essential for baby as he or she is undergoing very rapid development at this stage. As [...]
Page 1Page 2Page 3Page 1 Introduction Selecting a medical practitioner to advise, care and treat you can be hard and this can be even more so when choosing one for your baby. You may find that there are so many registered and qualified paediatricians and gynaecologists available in your city that it can sometimes be [...]
When you are invited to a baby shower, or to your friend’s baby homecoming party, you would immediately think of suitable gifts to bring along with you to congratulate the new mother. But what are some of the essential items that a newborn baby and his or her mother need? Combining some of the essential [...]

Settling baby into the cot on his or her first night at home since the hospital, you wonder how you and baby will communicate for the next two years or so. Since baby is not able to talk yet, how would you know what baby is feeling or what baby is trying to tell you? […]