April 16, 2018

What is nipple vasospasm?

When our blood vessels contract or become smaller in diameter, it is called “vasospasm”. Vasospasm can happen with exposure to cold or emotional stress, but in some people, it can […]
February 8, 2018

Can I keep breastfeeding while sick?

Can I keep breastfeeding while sick? Whether it’s because you’re struggling to juggle care for your baby and taking good care of yourself, or simply because it seems everyone is […]
June 29, 2016

Biting baby

When your baby bites while you breastfeed, it can be painful and make nursing an unpleasant experience for you. Whether it is because the nipple is still sore from the […]
June 29, 2016

Baby food chart

Introducing solid foods into your baby’s diet is a big milestone in your child’s development. When deciding on the right time to do this, keep in mind that your baby’s […]
June 29, 2016

Alcohol and breastfeeding

Some confusing myths about drinking alcohol while breastfeeding persist in modern society. You may have heard that beer can increase the amount of milk produced by the lactating mother or […]
June 29, 2016

Brushing my baby’s teeth – when do I start?

Milk teeth usually start appearing around the age of 6 months, however, oral hygiene should start before that. Milk teeth may not seem important since they are replaced around the […]
June 29, 2016

Causes of breastfeeding pain

Many new mothers believe that pain in the first few days of breastfeeding is normal. Even though it may take some time for you and your baby to find the […]
June 29, 2016

Teething toys

When choosing teething toys for your baby, there are some important rules to keep in mind. Of course, one of the main factors is whether the teether is suitable for […]
June 29, 2016

Teething symptoms

Even though teething symptoms and their intensity differ between children, for a majority of parents and their babies, teething can be a very stressful process. Once the teeth start moving […]
June 29, 2016

Teething remedies

If your baby is teething, then you’re probably familiar with how much stress this can cause for the whole family. Even though the number and intensity of symptoms varies between […]
June 29, 2016

Teething problems

When teeth start growing and breaking through the gums, this can cause many different problems for children and parents. Teething generally occurs around the age of 6 months, but it […]
June 29, 2016

Teething and diaper rash – is there a connection?

Once teething starts, many babies show an array of symptoms – drooling, gnawing, rubbing their face, swollen gums and being generally unsettled to name just a few. However, there is […]