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:

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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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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...
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5 summer survival hacks for parents

The summer holiday is the perfect time to bond as a family – here's how to make the most of those six weeks School's out and it's time for six uninterrupted weeks with the family. But...
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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...

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...
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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...