Baby Health

For 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:

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...

Should my baby use a dummy?

Consultant paediatrician Dr Robert Arlt looks at the pros and cons of giving your baby a dummy Babies do cry; they have to, because for them it is a means of communication. They have to...

Tongue-tie: does your baby have it and what treatment is available?

You’ve probably heard other mothers talk about it, but what is tongue-tie and how does it affect babies? Read our guide to this breastfeeding hurdle, which is a lot more common than you might...

Top tips for bathing your baby

Doctor and Daughter provide their top tips on how to bath your newborn baby “Bathing your baby for the first time can be nerve-wracking for new parents,” reassures Rebecca Maberly, co-founder of trusted parenting website...

Health: Why Do Our Babies Cry?

Want to know exactly what baby is saying to you? You won’t believe this...

News: The Dummy Debate

As a picture of Harper Beckham goes viral, we follow the "Dummy Debate" controversy over what age little ones should dump the dummies

The Experts: How Much Crying Is Acceptable?

In the latest from our Meet The Experts series, Dr Robert Arlt MD offers advice on what causes babies to cry excessively and when to consult a doctor

Time to talk: reflux

Dr Chiara Hunt and sister Marina Fogle of the Bump Class investigate

Early Birds: How to Care for Premature Babies

As expectant parents we meticulously plan and prepare for the birth of our baby. But for many parents their child will enter the world much earlier than they had thought, arriving simply too early. What...