Baby Health

family-wellbeing-baby-healthFor any parent regardless is, their health and wellbeing will always be a main priority. Whether it be knowing the top skincare items to knowing an expert’s advice on health conditions. We’ve got all the advice you need right here.

Read our top stories on baby health here:

Could my child have sepsis?

Also known as blood poisoning (septicaemia), sepsis is the reaction to an infection in which the body attacks its own organs and tissues. Catherine Leong explains the risks and what signs to look out...
BCG vaccine

What you need to know about the BCG vaccine

Dr Sophie Niedermaier MD, consultant paediatrician at Richmond Practice, tells us what we need to know about the BCG vaccine The BCG vaccine is a live vaccine against tuberculosis (TB), which can be a serious...

Caring for your baby’s teeth

Susannah Warren talks to health experts to get the lowdown on caring for your baby's teeth and oral health A tooth! It’s one of the biggest milestones in the first months of your baby’s life....

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...

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?

Could acupuncture be a cure for colic? We investigate the treatment said to be the answer to reducing colic symptoms in babies. It’s the source of many a mother’s misery thanks to its incessant nature,...

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...