New born babies love to be swaddled. Swaddling is an old art of wrapping an infant to make him feel secure. It helps to calm the baby and helps in reducing the risk of sudden infant death syndrome. Find out what swaddling is and how it calms down your baby in this video.
Children are full of energy and as they grow they become more active and start bumping themselves into things. Being a parent it may worry you a lot but our expert will help you make your home childproof. Babies usually start moving around when they are 8- 9 months.
Change in weather conditions can get your newborn in trouble. A newly born child can easily catch cold. Children from 1 to 4 years of age can have as many as 8-10 episodes of cold and cough every year due to viruses.
A baby's due date is calculated from the end of mother's menstrual cycle. Premature births occur three to six weeks ahead of the calculated date. Such births deprive the baby of the time that the baby needs for development in the womb.
Dr. Asha Sharma , gynaecologist in Rockland hospita, says that don’t worry if your newborn experiences initial hiccups in breastfeeding because hiccups in newborns are completely normal. Hiccups may last for a minute or up to an hour, but causes no harm to your baby.
Dr. Asha Sharma, Gynecologist, Rockland Hospital, New Delhi says that breastfeeding is the best food for baby as it’s full of essential nutrients. Breast milk contains right amount of water, fat and proteins that baby needs for his growth and development.