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Tuesday, August 04, 2020

newborn care


Fathering during lockdown: Tips to help the new dad

June 21, 2020 4:06 pm

If you are wondering about more ways to be involved your newborn’s life, here are a few pointers that can serve well for you.

Parenting 101 for the millennial parent: How to take better care of your newborn

April 11, 2020 1:48 pm

One note to always keep in mind is that newborns should not go more than about four hours without feeding, even overnight.

Newborn care: Your questions answered, from massaging to bathing and breastfeeding

February 21, 2020 11:50 am

Infant massage provides a way for the baby to get multisensory stimulation and can have benefits for both the baby and parent, including bonding.

How to use baby wipes to keep your newborn fresh in summers

May 22, 2019 11:08 am

How to use baby wipes in summers: Among the common problems your baby can face in summer are heat rashes, diaper rashes, and dry skin. Sweat can clog the pores of your baby's delicate skin. In this case, baby wipes can come handy for a quick clean-up.

Can you 'spoil' your baby if you hold them too much?

May 03, 2019 2:02 pm

Contrary to popular belief, research shows that you cannot really hold your baby "too much". While some assume that holding the baby can make the little one clingy or demanding, studies suggests that rather than spoiling, it actually relieves your baby's stress.

6 ways to make the father share duties with the mother for a newborn

January 04, 2019 1:42 pm

Guide the father through the process of taking care of the baby. He shouldn't feel excluded in any way. Ask him to help with chores from time to time. Both parents are equally responsible for taking care of their child and it's time we realise it.

4 ways to protect your newborn from diseases

December 04, 2018 11:34 am

Newborns are generally the first to get infected with a virus or germs as their immune systems haven’t developed yet. Here are some pointers on how to protect your little one from infections by strengthening their immunity.

Doctors design mini dialysis machine for babies

May 23, 2014 11:43 am

Doctors in Italy have designed a miniature dialysis machine for babies. It is meant for babies under 10 kilograms.

Peeking into one's DNA

October 13, 2013 12:44 am

A large research project is decoding the DNA of hundreds of infants in US. But should it do so and how far will it go?