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What formula milk do I choose?

For whatever reason – medical, lifestyle or comfort – you've decided formula milk is the best option for you and your baby. But once you arrive at the store in search of some formula, you find yourself overwhelmed by the many options. There's ‘powder', ‘ready to feed', cow's milk-based, ...

Should I breastfeed my baby to sleep?

When you first began breastfeeding, you likely found that your baby would fall asleep once their belly was full and they'd had enough milk. And this was probably a pretty nifty trick if you needed a rest or some time to yourself. But as they get older, and can stay awake for longer, you'll notice...

What sleep equipment does my baby need?

You've been counting down the days until your little one arrives, and with less than four weeks to go, you couldn't be more excited. For months in advance, you and your partner have been reading every baby-related book you thought possible, checking every article for further information, and ...

How do I breastfeed? And other rules?

How do I breastfeed? And other rulesOnce your baby arrives, you'll likely be keen to begin breastfeeding as soon as possible. But despite the fact that it's a natural process, breastfeeding isn't necessarily instinctive. It's a learned skill. You may try several times and, while your baby gets ...

What do I do if my baby is unconscious?

It's mid-afternoon, and you're propped up on the sofa with your baby in your arms, having just finished feeding. She seems satisfied, calm, and pretty much ready to settle down for her afternoon nap. But before you put her down for the afternoon, you need to get her cot ready. So, you leave you...

Will I spoil my baby by holding them too much?

Before you had your baby, everyone warned you how much she would cry. At the time you brushed this aside, believing that it couldn't possibly be as bad as everyone was making out! You've never been one to make a fuss, and neither has your partner, so to some extent, you thought you'd have a ...

When can my baby hold their head up?

Although your baby makes you smile and laugh more than ever before, you never quite anticipated how tired your arms would get from holding them up day in, day out! They're only little, but they already weigh rather a lot, and of course, one hand is pretty much always elevated to support that tiny...

Should I sign my baby up for swimming lessons?

On a warm and sunny August day, you and your baby are relaxing in the garden, with a tiny paddling pool set up to keep you both nice and cool. And your little one just can't get enough – splashing water all over the place and giggling from ear to ear! On seeing how much they're enjoying ...

Can I eat shrimp whilst breastfeeding?

As you sit on the sofa one evening, tired after a day full of feeding, you begin swiping through the food delivery options. After all, you deserve a nice meal, and one that can be brought right up to your doorstep, fully cooked and ready to be eaten. Eventually, you settle on your favourite ...

Is BPA a thing to be concerned about in bottles?

It's 11 am, and your baby boy is sitting in his high chair. He's tearful, whimpering, and altogether making a great old fuss. But you don't worry too much, as around this time, you know exactly what he needs: a drink of juice in his sippy cup.After pouring him a generous amount of his favourite ...