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6 Ways to Treat Cradle Cap in Infants

You bathe your infant and shampoo his head a couple of times a week, only to find pesky little flakes on his scalp that don’t seem to budge. Known as cradle cap, this flaky covering won’t harm your baby, but it can look unsightly. Overactive oil glands in response to dry skin can cause cradle […]

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What are the Different Kinds of Humidifiers?

Does your child have asthma or allergies? Does anyone in your family get cracked skin, bloody noses, or dry sinuses when the weather gets chilly? A baby humidifier can help relieve these problems safely and naturally. There’s nothing like suffering through the winter and feeling that painful burn in your nose every time you inhale! […]

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13 Tips for Getting Baby to Sleep Through the Night

13 Tips for Getting Baby to Sleep Through the Night“You won’t have a good night’s sleep for a while!”It’s the one thing that everyone tells you when you’re pregnant. It gets to be a bit annoying to hear, if only because it’s pretty obvious, but on a deeper level, it lays the foundation for a […]

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Tips for Using a Baby Humidifier

Many parents don’t know how to use a humidifier properly. Are you using yours in a safe manner? Or do you know how to choose the right one for your family’s needs? Before buying a humidifier for your baby and family, learn what the benefits are and how to use one properly. What are humidifiers and […]

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5 Reasons to Swaddle Your Baby

There are debates on whether it’s good to swaddle a baby. Some say that they hear that swaddling is not good for infants, while other parents say that their babies don’t respond well to swaddling. Swaddling does have benefits when it’s done correctly. It helps to calm overstimulated infants, protects them from their startle reflex, […]

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How To Swaddle Your Baby

Have you ever tried swaddling your baby and within seconds he’s already popped an arm or a leg out? Swaddling a baby can be very difficult. It takes a lot of practice to really be able to wrap your baby without him popping out. As a mom of two I know the struggle of swaddling. […]

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Baby Humidifier Benefits

Few parents realize that heating your home during the winter months also dries the air in the home for your baby. MayoClinic recommends that a home’s humidity should ideally be around 50 percent. You can maintain this level for your baby by using a humidifier, and there are several benefits of using a humidifier in your […]

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Swaddling Your Baby: Is it Safe?

Your baby is fussy, you’re frustrated from lack of sleep, and you can’t get any work done around the house because your little one is crying—what is your next step? For a lot of moms, the answer is swaddling. But the next question is, “Is it really safe?” Is swaddling actually worth the decrease in your lack of […]

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Baby Acne on the Chest—What You Need to Know

Has your baby developed a little baby acne and you’re wondering what to do next? We take a look at what the research has to say, so you can make an informed decision. Baby acne or neonatal acne can appear between birth and 28 days. It usually is a temporary condition and does not lead […]

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Seriously, How Much Do Diapers Really Cost?

Do you have a baby on the way and are wondering how much those diapers are really going to cost you? Have your friends and family who have kids told you they’re going to cost you a fortune, and you’re already freaking out? While the age-old debate concerning cloth vs. disposable has many angles, the real […]

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