Babies

The Importance of Having a Bedtime Routine

Bedtime can often seem more like a battle or a power struggle, rather than the pleasant moment we wish to share with our kids. Repeating a bedtime routine with them everyday before going to bed will make this process easier.…

8 Fun Ways to Decorate Baby Bibs

Pregnancy is the perfect time to plan everything you need for your baby’s arrival. Among the basics, you should prep up their room and pick out their outfits – of course, adding your own personal touch. That’s why we’ve put…

Differences Between Identical and Fraternal Twins

Identical and fraternal twins share many common characteristics and differences. Although identical twins are more common, how do you distinguish them from fraternal twins? You can distinguish them with the method of conception, genetic code, blood type, and appearance. Differences…

Hearing Development in Babies: What You Should Know

Hearing allows babies to experience sensations with the world around them. The sounds of their parents’ voices and those of nature connect them with their surroundings. As a result, there are a number of things that encourage their hearing development.…

Childhood Socialization: Characteristics and Development

Childhood socialization is an important process in the development of every human being. Your friends and the environment shape your identity and behavior. Therefore, we want to tell you more about socialization in childhood. What is childhood socialization? Socialization refers…

What to Do if Your Baby Scratches Himself

One of the most common questions moms ask pediatricians are related to scratches, especially on the face. In this article, we’ll tell you what to do if your baby scratches himself. Is it normal for my baby to scratch himself?…

A Closer Look at Revolutionary 5D Ultrasounds

5D ultrasounds are part of the diagnostic techniques developed by obstetricians to evaluate several aspects of the physical conditions and general health of a fetus. To achieve this goal, doctors use an electro-medical device. It works with high-frequency sound waves…

Conjunctivitis in Babies: How to Treat It

Conjunctivitis is a relatively common infection, which can often afflict babies and children. For this reason it’s very important to know the symptoms, causes and treatments of conjunctivitis. What is conjunctivitis? In medical terms, conjunctivitis is an inflammation of the…

Swim Diapers: A Guide for Parents

Swim diapers for babies are very useful, especially when going to the pool or beach with your family. In this day and age, there are plenty of options on the market to meet the needs and preferences of any family.…

When Are Assisted Deliveries Necessary?

Assisted deliveries are vaginal deliveries where doctors must use certain tools or instruments to help the baby out through the birth canal. Doctors have used these methods for years, and even centuries with midwives. These tools are so old, there are even…

What Is Fetal Lung Maturity?

Fetal lung maturity is one of the most important aspects during the process of a baby’s development. This is especially true for babies that present certain issues or are born prematurely. In practice, when the risk of premature birth exists, doctors…

Everything You Need to Know About Fetal Surgeries

Fetal surgeries are operations that doctors perform on the fetus, inside the mother’s uterus. These surgeries are an option when babies have malformations or other serious diseases. Statistically, 1 in every 1000 pregnancies will need this process. Fetal surgeries try to…

Making a Diaper Basket: Step by Step

We’re going to teach you how to make a diaper basket step by step. You can use it to include a few useful things for the baby, such as pacifiers and diaper creams. When the time comes to welcome a new…

Pillows and Cushions for Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding is one of the most precious and special moments a mother can share with her child. However, poor posture can make breastfeeding uncomfortable and produce back and neck pain. The good news is that there are special pillows and…

Skin-to-Skin Contact with a Newborn

Without a doubt, the bond between a mother and child is something that comes from the womb; and this bond is made stronger through skin-to-skin contact with a newborn in the first few hours after birth. Certainly, the first physical…

7 Activities for a Six-Month-Old Baby

There are many activities for a six-month-old baby that can help to develop his or her new abilities. It’s an age where babies make many big developmental advances in their capabilities and changes in their behavior. For this reason, it’s…

The Basic Necessities of Childhood

“What are the basic necessities of childhood? What should children never be without?” These are questions that any mother or father who’s just becoming a parent for the first time might ask. Continue reading to discover what necessities are considered…