Baby Sleep Information

The famous baby care company, Johnson & Johnson, have published a new section on their website that is chock full of helpful advice on how to reduce the stress that can arise when there is an infant in the house. No matter how much you love your new baby, the reality is that the baby can seriously disrupt your normal routine, especially when it comes to sleeping, and this will inevitably leave most parents feeling tired. In fact, the company draws an analogy between jet lag and the … [Read more...]

Childhood Illnesses

Many parents would rather be sick themselves, than have their child be sick. When those childhood illnesses occur, there is a trusted brand you can turn to, Calpol. The first thing you can do to make your little baby under two months to feel better is by administering CalpolĀ Little babies under the age of two months often suffer from stuffy noses. Of course, they are too young to blow their noses and this can just make them miserable. When this occurs, lay the baby flat on their back. Turn … [Read more...]

Teething and the painful process it is

Teething can be a horrible time for both parents and children but it is unlikely to get to the stage where any invasive treatment like root canalĀ are necessary though recently there have been reports of children aged as little as 3 having to get teeth extracted; it often causes children to become emotional and clingy and may also result in them having a raised temperature, sickness and diarrhoea and a general feeling of being unwell. Teething generally starts around the age of six months, … [Read more...]

Dentists teach children and families good oral hygiene

How many times did your mom or dad say: "Stop squeezing the toothpaste tube!" or "Squeeze the tube from the bottom up!"? Kids seem to be fascinated with toothpaste as it squirts out the tube and may battle to keep the paste on the brush as it wiggles in hand nearer to their teeth. Although children are told to brush their teeth morning and night, or after every meal, do they actually understand the basics to oral hygiene? Growingkids.co.uk offers valuable information for parents or guardians … [Read more...]