Category Archives: First 3 Months

Breast Feeding Problems?

So often I have encountered mothers who despair at symptoms which are presented when they are breast feeding: The baby pulls away from the breast soon after latching. The baby gulps and in so doing swallows excessive air. Baby seems to … Continue reading

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Post Natal Depression

Blame it on the hormones! We women mostly take full advantage of all our little ‘cravings’ or ‘tantrums’ or emotional out bursts, during our pregnancies. We blame all these little idiosyncrasies on hormones during our pregnancies. We like the extra … Continue reading

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Dad & Baby

Without these marvellous people there would be no babies! Times have changed. About fifty years ago, even more recently in some cultures and dare I say, there are still some dads who believe that babies are strictly the concern and … Continue reading

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That Little Niggly Baby

Sometimes a new parent is faced with a little body that just won’t settle down. This could happen at any time of the day and need not necessarily be at night. These little ‘I-am-determined-to fight-sleep’ babies can be not only … Continue reading

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The Art of Breast Feeding

First of all, you need to find a comfortable position for feeding (as baby grows older it becomes less crucial and much easier). Plenty of pillows for positioning yourself and baby are needed. If you are planning to sit on a … Continue reading

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Immunisation

Man has attempted, through the ages, to protect him/herself from disease or at least the side effects of disease. Millions have been spent on finding cures for the diseases, which threaten the health or the lives of mankind. Medicines have … Continue reading

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Time Planning

The day is still 24 hours long, and yet now there is so much more to do in the same time period. A new baby requires time and if there is another child in the family he/she also require your … Continue reading

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