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: 

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The benefits of swimming with your baby

Paul Thompson, founder of Water Babies, explains the benefits of swimming with your baby... Did you know that babies have the natural ability to swim? This is due to two intelligent baby swimming reflexes: the...
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Could your toddler be our ‘kid of the month’?

Child models wanted! Has your little one got charm? Our London-based partner magazine, Little London, are on the lookout for child models to be their 'kid of the month' in the winter issue of the...
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Top tips for going back to work while breastfeeding

Vicki Scott, the midwife and mum behind antenatal group New Baby Company, offers up her top tips on going back to work if you're still breastfeeding 1. Plan ahead Plan for your return to work well...

How to set a successful sleeping routine

Little Routine's baby consultant Gillian Stewart shares her tips on how to set a successful sleeping routine... Being a mum is not easy. Everyone assumes that because you have had a baby you know what...
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A GP’s guide to breastfeeding for new dads

As we mark World Breastfeeding Week (1–7 August), Dr Tom York – new dad and NHS-registered GP from the doctor on demand app GPDQ –  shares his breastfeeding guide and tells us how new...
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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...
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Breastfeeding advice: What is dream feeding?

What is dream feeding and what are the benefits? Breastfeeding expert Sioned Hilton reveals all... The term ‘dream feeding’ refers to breastfeeding your baby when she’s in a sleep state. When a baby’s settled and...

When is the right time to stop breastfeeding?

To celebrate World Breastfeeding Week, we ask breastfeeding expert, Clare Byam-Cook, about when you should stop breastfeeding and if you or baby should make the decision... The decision about when to stop breastfeeding should be...

Baby born with a full head of hair becomes Instagram sensation

This super-cute baby from Japan now has thousands of fans all over the world thanks to her epic head of hair She may only be six months old, but so far little baby Chanco has...

International Friendship Day: The five stages of children’s friendships

To mark International Friendship Day (30 July), Georgina Blaskey explains how we can help our children navigate the rollercoaster of playground relationships... Even as young as nursery age we may see the first seeds of friendship...