An Essential Guide On The Different Types Of Children’s Immunizations

An Essential Guide On The Different Types Of Children's ImmunizationsAs a parent, it is our responsibility to keep our children safe and protect them from pain. As they grow, they will get sick, but these will usually be limited to the usual stomach bugs and common colds which punctuate childhood.  One way we can help our children develop is through different types of children’s immunizations which help protect them against all sorts of nasty germs and bugs. Many parents worry about exposing their little ones to these bugs; however they help to support the development of their immune system and offer life-long protection. Read more here…

 

What You Should Do If You Notice The Signs Of Ear Infection In Your Child

What You Should Do If You Notice The Signs Of Ear Infection In Your ChildWhen our little ones are in their early years, they are susceptible to all sorts of illnesses that can cause many sleepless nights for parent and baby alike.The good news is that many of these illnesses are likely to only result in some discomfort and can be easily treated at home without the need for any visits to the clinic. One of the most common childhood illnesses is ear infections which can vary in their severity and will need prompt treatment to relieve the symptoms as soon as possible. Not a day goes by in the US when a pediatrician doesn’t diagnose a young child with an ear infection. So, if you notice that your little one is not their self then here are some signs of an ear infection which will indicate a trip to your doctor is necessary. Read more here…

 

Enjoying the Summer: Children’s Summer Skin Care Tips

Enjoying the Summer: Children's Summer Skin Care TipsIt is hard to believe that the summer will be with us again soon and with it the long, sunny days which we all enjoy so much.It is a fantastic time of the year to spend outside enjoying BBQs and games with the family, and you can usually be having so much fun that you forget to take adequate precautions against the sun. This is a bad enough for adults, but children have much more sensitive skin and therefore need more protection.  For existing parents, you probably already have a routine in place for sunny days, but for new parents, these children’s summer skin care tips will help point you in the right direction. Read more here…

Top Tips for Choosing Your Next Pediatrician

Top Tips for Choosing Your Next PediatricianThings change in life, and at some point during your kid’s childhood, you might find yourself looking for a new pediatrician. It might be that you are moving to a new place or that your current pediatrician is retiring. Whatever the reason, you will want to ensure that you find the best fit for you and your kid. It is worth starting the search as soon as possible so that you have time to do thorough research on the options available in the area where you are going to live. To get you started, we have put together some for choosing your next pediatrician. Read more here…

 

Making The Best Choice: How Breastfeeding Benefits You And Your Baby

Making The Best Choice: How Breastfeeding Benefits You And Your BabyThe decision on how you will feed your kid when they are born is likely to dominate discussions while you are preparing for the birth.It seems like most people have strong feelings on this subject, but at the end of the day, the decision will come down to what works best for you and your baby. Breastfeeding doesn’t work for all mothers; while formula milk doesn’t offer the same level of benefits, it is a decent alternative. In this post, we will take a look at how breastfeeding benefits you and your baby so that you can make a more informed decision when the time comes. Read more here…

 

A Guide To Feeding Your Baby For (New|First-time) Parents

A Guide To Feeding Your Baby For (New|First-time) ParentsEvery experience with your newborn is going to involve a lot of trial and error and nowhere is this more true than with feeding.Generations of parents have had to undergo the frustration of a baby that doesn’t want to play or eat what the guides say they should be doing. We are fully aware of this tricky area and believe that there is no one size fits all approach. Therefore we have created this quick guide to feeding your baby especially for new parents that may need a helping hand to get them started.Read more…

 

Steps To Take To Reduce Your Child’s Immunization Pain

Steps To Take To Reduce Your Child's Immunization PainIt is very rare to find a child that looks forward to having shots and even young babies seem to know what is coming when they are due for a shot, resulting in lots of tears and bad moods. For a parent, this can be very upsetting, but the short-term trauma and pain is worth it when you factor in the long-term benefit of protection from some nasty bugs. Your pediatrician will be well aware of this problem and will try to make you and your child as comfortable as possible. Also, here are lots of things you can do to reduce your child’s immunization pain.Read more…