New Mom – Page 2

Caring For Your Baby’s Bodily Needs – Part Three

by Sally Michener This article covers topics such as: Questions About Bath Time, How often should we bathe our baby?, Which soap and shampoo should I use when bathing our baby?, Should I use powders and oils on our baby’s skin?, My baby screams every time I try to give her a bath. How can … Read more

Baby Wearing: The Art and Science of Carrying Your Baby – Part Two

by Sally Michener This article covers topics such the baby wearing father — becoming a shareholder, other baby wearers, baby wearing and baby-sitters, baby wearing by siblings, baby wear in day care, and a multitude of other topics. More to follow in Part Three. The Baby Wearing Father — Becoming a Shareholder It is important … Read more

Getting Attached: What It Means – Part One

by Sally Michener This article is about attachment parenting and covers such topics as: Parenting Your Baby, The Seven Baby B’s of Attachment Parenting, Birth Bonding — Connect with Your Baby Early, Belief in Your baby’s Cries — Read and Respond to Your Baby’s Cues, Breastfeed Your Baby, Baby wearing — Carry Your Baby a … Read more

Work at Home Moms: The Importance of Priority and Time Management

by: Audrey Lynn For work at home moms, twenty four hours a day is never enough. Juggling between children, family and your career or business is a delicate skill. It is important to remind ourselves that we stay at home to give the best care to our children. So trading your quality time with your … Read more

7 Tips for Comforting a Crying Baby

by: Mardie Caldwell, C.O.A.P. You have just taken your baby home from the hospital and it is one of the happiest days of your life. Well, not if you are having a difficult time comforting your crying baby. Many parents get overly concerned that there is something wrong with their baby because she is crying. … Read more

You, Your Newborn, Your Partner And Your Emotional Rollercoaster

by: Sandra Martinez Your first meeting with your baby has a power that moves mountains, it will define the first step in the process of bonding and you will never forget it. Especially if the delivery was natural, he won’t be the cute little thing of diaper ads, she will be all wrinkled like a … Read more

Discover More About The Wonderful Life Of A 1 Month Old Baby

by: Linda E. Joy He was your bundle of joy when he was first born. And now,a month down the line, he is a gurgling,fascinating 1 month baby. While the pride and joy continues to remain. There are also a number of other things that you need to know regarding your 1 month baby now. … Read more

Every Mental Illness is a Chronic Disease: Including Depression

by Linda Rosenburg Misconceptions about mental illness have existed for centuries. Accused of everything from moral failings to demonic possession, people with mental illness had been forced to hide their suffering. The Surgeon General of the United States reported in 1999 that stigma was the single largest barrier to the recovery of people with mental … Read more

Pregnant Stretch Marks – Simple Tips To Help To Prevent Stretch Marks During Pregnancy

by Steve Barker Almost every new or expectant mother may worry about the appearance of stretch marks, this is very common among pregnant women. Pregnant stretch marks, however, can become a source of embarrassment for you, especially if they are highly noticeable after your child has been born. Even though this is such a common … Read more

Pregnant And Obese: Are The Maternity Services Adequate?

by Daniel Harris The UK public is getting heavier. March statistics show that 1:4 of the population is now clinically obese. This has meant a steep increase in obesity related health disorders including type II diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol and joint problems. As a result, many patients have considered bariatric surgery to treat their obesity. … Read more

Remembering to Make Memories – Modern Day Alternatives to the Traditional Baby Book

by Kate Cahill The changes and developments babies experience in their first few years are life are rapid and precious. One day they are drinking formula out of a bottle and the next day they are vocal enough to express that the food from your dinner plate looks more appealing. Of course, these cherished moments … Read more