Health

As parents you always want the best for your children, so here’s where you’ll find detailed information about their health. Articles on all those things that you worry about during their growth and development: vaccines, disease prevention, nutrition advice, balanced diet, and tips for relieving pain and other problems that can affect their physical and psychological well-being.

Emotional Support in the Postpartum Period

The 40 days after birth are known as the postpartum period, or puerperium. This is a stage of adjustment and adaptation to our new physical and psychological reality. Although today we do things differently, in many traditional societies women cared…

3 Techniques for Avoiding Colic

Nothing causes a mother to despair more than her child’s crying. And that is one of the most immediate effects of colic, which manifests as a continuous wail without apparent cause. Below we’ll offer advice on avoiding colic in babies,…

Worms in Children: What to Do?

Here we’ll talk about how to detect, prevent and treat worms in children. Also called pinworms, worms are small parasites that children sometimes contract. Their scientific name is Enterobius vermicularis.  Their appearance is that of a small, thin worm approximately 1…

How To Treat Hiccups, Fever and Vomiting

Hiccups, fever and vomiting are among the most common scares that parents usually deal with in the first few months of their child’s life. These conditions may show up sporadically for several years and are quite normal, as they are the body’s…

First Period After Childbirth

Has your period come after giving birth? The first period after childbirth doesn’t always appear when expected. We’ll tell you everything you need to know about your first period after delivery. Returning to normal after childbirth is a difficult task.…

Jaundice In Healthy Newborns

My baby, in his first days of life, has yellow skin. Is that normal? Yes, and it is likely jaundice. Do not be alarmed, jaundice is a temporary and harmless condition very common in newborns that disappears in the second…

Tips to Lose Weight After Pregnancy

Many women dream of becoming pregnant, however many of us are worried about the changes we see in our figure once the baby is born. That is why we must learn and implement tips to lose weight in a healthy…

Postpartum Recovery: Why Many Women Have a Hard Time

Postpartum recovery, or puerperium, is something more than the time of seclusion that a woman’s body needs to get back to its former state. It is also a period of adaptation, often characterized by overwhelming emotions that spill over into…

The Moro Reflex In Babies

The popularly known “Moro reflex” is one of the first reflexes that humans present. When our children begin to develop this reflex, it sometimes startles us. Sometimes we even worry when we see those subtle jerks when the baby opens…

How Your Body Changes After Childbirth

From the first day you find out that you are going to be a mother, your body has already begun to change, perhaps not significantly, but over time it becomes more noticeable. Would you like to learn how your body…

Powdered Breast Milk: Coming Soon

A mother’s milk is a natural product that happens to be one of the most important substances for human life. Breast milk offers the best natural mix of nutrients that a baby needs for the first months of their life. Sometimes,…