Baby

baby-ipad-cot From tackling those first tricky feeds, to choosing the perfect pram; whether you're navigating life with a newborn or settling into a new routine with your baby, we've got all the tips, tricks and trending baby and newborn news here. Read our top baby stories here: 

Baby with eczema

Baby’s eczema can be cured by bathing in breast milk, claims mum-of-two

A mother from Southampton has claimed that bathing her babies in breast milk helped to soothe their eczema We all know that breast milk is great for babies' health and development, but did you know...
sleep

Is your baby getting enough sleep?

A well-rested baby makes for a happy baby. Louise Pyne shares her guide to beating those sleep setbacks Making sure your child gets enough sleep is paramount for their development, but as any new parent...

Breastfeeding: the most common questions

To mark World Breastfeeding Week, Sioned Hilton, Medela UK's Education Manager and in-house Lactation Consultant, offers her advice on your breastfeeding questions How do I know my baby has the right latch? The early days are vital...

14 ways to help your baby sleep better

This simple advice can help your newborn - and you - enjoy a happier, healthier slumber, says author and parenting expert Elizabeth Pantley  1. Get to know your new baby Your baby will tell you what...
Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding advice: Am I producing enough breastmilk?

Not sure if you're producing enough breastmilk for your baby? Breastfeeding expert Sioned Hilton reveals how you can tell and how often you should feed... Many mothers worry about whether they're producing enough breastmilk, especially...
baby on a beach on holiday

How to protect your child’s eyes from UV rays

In this hot weather, the strong UV rays from the sun can do lasting damage to your child’s eyes Sure, we all know about the importance of sun cream on a sunny day, but what...
Swaddling

Everything you need to know about swaddling your baby

Midwife and founder of the New Baby Company, Vicki Scott advises on the art of swaddling, an ancient practice that helps lull babies in to a peaceful slumber Having worked with hundreds of babies over...
Mum and baby co-sleeping

How to make your baby sleep in their own bed

Does your baby end up sleeping in your bed? Parenting expert Kathryn Mewes offers her advice to help your little one love their own space... Q.) My 10 month old refuses to sleep in his...

Best sunscreens for babies and children

Everything you need to know about baby suncare... We all know too much sun exposure is bad, But this is especially the case for babies, children and pregnant women. Martha Alexander finds out more and...
Mother and baby sleeping

This is how much sleep new parents get on average in baby’s first year

You don’t know tired until you have a child of your own – new research has unveiled how much sleep new parents are getting (clue: not much) Simba, the sleep technology brand who sell those...