Time to talk: the Zika virus

Sisters Marina Fogle and Dr Chiara Hunt discuss the issue of zika in pregnancy A couple of years ago, few people were familiar with the word Zika. Spread by daytime-active mosquitoes, its name comes from...

Is spoon feeding babies making them overweight?

New book by leading infant feeding researcher Dr Amy Brown explores how and why spoon fed babies may be more likely to be overweight Could baby led weaning, where babies self-feed and can regulate their...

Confused about baby’s oral health?

Don't understand baby's oral health? Don't worry you're not alone, new survey by Brush-Baby revealed parents confusion when it comes to little teeth and gums Brush-Baby conducted a survey amongst 1,000 mothers in the UK...

New baby symptom checker launches

Aptaclub launches a New Baby Symptom Checker to help 300,000 babies with common feeding problems Research reveals that one third of parents trying more than five different solutions to help their baby's common baby feeding...

Time to talk: vaccinations

Dr Chiara Hunt and sister Marina Fogle of The Bump Class investigate...

Should I be worried about my baby’s reflux?

Professor Mike Thomson from The Portland Hospital answers some of the most common questions from parents about reflux What is reflux? Bringing up food is a common physiological process that usually happens after eating in healthy...

How to cope with a crying baby

It's often easy to forget your maternal instincts, but understanding why they're crying should help calm those anxious moments, says Georgina Blaskey We’ve all been there. You’re four hours into the day after a broken...

What are the benefits of teething jewellery?

Annie Quinton explores the new wave of teething jewellery for mum and baby Leave anything in the path of a teething baby and, if they can get their hands on it, chances are it’s going...

A cure for colic?

Is acupuncture the answer to reducing colic symptoms in babies? It’s the source of many a mother’s misery thanks to its incessant nature, intense volume and ability to inspire complete helplessness in parents. But colic, defined...

Encouraging your baby to have good food habits

What’s often thought of as fussy eating could actually be chalked up as a battle for independence – but how can you tell the difference? One of the best things a parent can give their...