Baby Health

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Dummies (Pacifiers)
Dummies (Pacifiers) February 21, 2016 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Most babies use a dummy at some point in their life. However parents might wonder whether giving their baby a dummy is the right thing to do, and if their baby does use a dummy, how they can best help ... Read More »

Bye Bye dummy! Top tips on how to wean baby off dummy
Bye Bye dummy! Top tips on how to wean baby off dummy February 19, 2016 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

When to wean a baby from using a dummy There is no right age to wean a baby from a dummy or pacifier – every parent needs to make that decision for themselves and their children. However the reasons a baby sucks ... Read More »

Tips on dummy safety and dummy hygiene
Tips on dummy safety and dummy hygiene February 19, 2016 (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

How important is dummy safety? It’s important to always use a dummy designed to meet Australian standards so that it can’t be swallowed or otherwise harm your baby. In Australia all dummies for sale must comply with regulations. They will have ... Read More »

Teething
Teething December 5, 2015 (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Fast facts Teething typically begins around 6-8 months with the eruption of the central incisors (front teeth) When teeth start erupting babies can show signs ranging from sleep disturbance, they become more difficult to feed and are more prone to ... Read More »

Nappies
Nappies October 3, 2015 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Nappies are a big part of new babies’ and new parents’ lives. In the first year a baby will need thousands of nappy changes. You’ll start changing nappies from Day 1. So it’s good to be prepared, with nappies and ... Read More »

Changing a baby’s nappy
Changing a baby’s nappy October 3, 2015 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Fast facts It’s normal for a newborn baby to wee at least 6-8 times a day and poo several times a day, so changing a nappy often is important. Change a baby’s nappy as soon as they have wet or ... Read More »

Correct technique for changing a nappy at home
Correct technique for changing a nappy at home October 3, 2015 (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Changing a baby’s nappy is something new parents become familiar with very quickly. However there are lots of steps involved and lots of things to be aware of to ensure germs don’t spread in the process. Preparation To prepare to ... Read More »

Changing a nappy when you’re out and about
Changing a nappy when you’re out and about October 3, 2015 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Nappies need to be changed as soon as your baby wees or poos. So it’s inevitable that sooner or later you’ll need to change your baby’s nappy when you’re out and about. That will be easy when you’re prepared and have ... Read More »

Washing cloth nappies
Washing cloth nappies October 3, 2015 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Fast Facts Reusable nappies now come in different shapes, sizes and fabrics so choosing the right reusable nappy really depends on you, your baby and your circumstances. Dirty nappies need to be stored safely until they can be washed to ... Read More »

Car seats
Car seats August 27, 2015 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Car seats are the best way to ensure children are safe when travelling in a car. They provide proper protection for small bodies when they are used correctly. However there are many things to consider when buying, installing and securing ... Read More »







 
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