My Baby

Your baby's first year is a whirlwind of changes and challenges. As the months pass, you might wonder what is in store and how you can support your child's development. If you have questions on the topics of feeding, sleeping, or safety - among other things – you can find your answers, and more, below.

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Nursing Tips from a New Mom

Before my son was born, I never anticipated that breastfeeding would be so difficult for me. I thought, because it was a natural process, it would come to me naturally. For some mo ... More


Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann, M.D. Sheds Some Light on Safe Sleep

Some babies drift to Slumberland easily and blissfully, while for others, it's a fight through the night. Parents should choose the bedtime routine the ... More


Baby Product Recalls -- May 2015

Baby Product Recalls – May 2015 We all know the importance of staying informed about product recalls to ensure the safety of our precious little ones, but staying on to ... More

Don’t Start Solids Until You Have These 5 Things!

Starting solids with my baby is not my favorite milestone for a few reasons: people food ...
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Simple Ways to Make Baby’s 1st Birthday Special

All of those cliche things you heard from everyone about being a parent that you brushed ...
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Your Newborn Bathing Questions Answered

Newborn babies are a lot of things: precious, beautiful, amazing, and … stinky? Before ...
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5 Ways Your Partner Can Support Your Breastfeeding Efforts

Breastfeeding, while natural, is not as easy as one may think. Sure, breasts are made to ...
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Helping Your Child Deal with an Absent Parent

Parents play an integral role in the molding of children into adults, and a poor ...
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What Helped Me to Breastfeed for One Year

This is one of the last photos I took of my son while nursing. I'm going to miss those ...
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