Caring for Your Newborn

If you’re like most first-time parents you will drive away from the hospital with your newborn and think now what? How am I going to know what to do and when to do it?

Welcome to Baby Care, where we discuss everything from skin-to-skin mother care to pool safety, the basics of taking care of your newborn, and even hip dysplasia in babies. Do you have a question about tongue-tie and lip-tie? We’ve got the answers! What about how to introduce your little one to solid foods? We are happy to walk you through your baby’s graduation from liquids to solids!

We understand how important your baby’s health and wellbeing is. That is why we provide you with information on your child’s dental health, eye exams, and even child safety checklists to ensure that your home is as safe as can be for your baby.

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Water Safety: Drowning Prevention Tips

Drowning is the leading cause of death in infants. These infant water safety and drowning prevention tips could help save your baby’s life.

Tongue-Tie and Lip-Tie in Babies

A pediatric dentist shares expert advice about tongue-tie and lip-tie, two oral conditions that can cause problems particularly in breastfeeding babies.

Tips to Prevent Leaving Your Baby in the Backseat

With the heat of summer here, check out these tips and products that will help prevent you from leaving your baby in the backseat.

The Importance of Infant CPR

CPR becomes a medical necessity when a baby stops breathing. Learning to perform infant CPR. just may save your child’s life in an emergency.

Teething In Babies: Signs, Symptoms, and Remedies

Most babies will start teething around six months old. Signs your baby’s first tooth is coming include sensitive gums, drooling, and lots of chewing.

Taking Care of Your Newborn – The Basics

From sleeping to eating to bathing, here are a few things you can expect when taking your newborn baby home for the first time.

Tackle your Child Safety Checklist

Dreambaby sent us a roundup of a few of their products that can help you get started with your child safety checklist.

Skin-to-Skin Kangaroo Mother Care for Baby

Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) for new moms and babies, is a universally available and biologically sound method of skin-to-skin care for all newborns, but in particular for premature babies

RSV: Symptoms, Prevention, and Treatment

Your child’s runny nose, cough, and fever may be an early sign of RSV. Washing your hands and avoiding crowds are easy ways to help prevent the virus.

Pediatric Dental Health

It’s important to schedule your baby’s first dental visit early in order to prevent tooth decay. We have five tips to promote infant dental health.

Introducing Your Baby To Tummy Time

Tummy time is essential for your baby’s growth. Learn the what, when, and why’s, as well as tips and tricks for helping your baby love tummy time.

Introducing Your Baby to Solid Foods

If introducing solid foods into baby’s diet has you panicking, don’t fret. Here are some tips to get you started with transitioning from milk to solids.

InfantSee Eye Exams

The American Optometric Association (AOA) and Johnson & Johnson Vision partnered in 2005 to create InfantSEE™, a no-cost public health program developed to provide professional eye care for infants nationwide.

How To Relieve Baby Hiccups

Baby hiccups are normal but some prevention methods include feeding your baby smaller amounts, burping, Gripe Water, and gas drops.

How to Care for Your Baby’s Eczema

Baby Eczema typically appears between 2-4 months. Treatment options include switching to hypoallergenic and fragrance-free soaps and detergents.

How Hip Healthy is Your Carrier for Your Baby?

Baby carriers can contribute to hip dysplasia in infants if not made correctly. Here’s how to know if your carrier is hip healthy for your baby.

Help! My Baby Has Gas

Have a gassy baby on your hands? Learn what causes infant gas, how to spot it, and the best methods of prevention and cure.

Guide to Choosing Baby Swim Classes

Baby swim classes help develop your child’s water safety skills increase their safety. Consider these tips when looking for infant swim lessons.

First Year Milestones: A Month-by-Month Guide

Wondering what to expect and when as your newborn grows? Check out this handy month-by-month milestones guide to give you some benchmarks for the first year.

Diapering 101: Hints, Tips and Supplies

Changing your baby’s diaper can be undesirable and intimidating for new parents. Check out these tips and tricks to help you conquer life on diaper duty.

Creating A Safe Sleeping Environment For Your Baby

Safe sleep practices are best to reduce the risk of SIDS. Follow these tips to create a sleeping environment safe for your baby.

Breastfeeding When Sick: Is It Okay?

The answer to if it’s ok to breastfeed when you’re sick plus details on which medications are ok and not ok when breastfeeding.

Airline Travel with Your Newborn

Flying with a newborn can be overwhelming. Check out these tips to help ease the stress at the airport while traveling with baby!

6 Tips to Keep your Baby Safe at the Pool

Getting your baby used to the water and teaching baby to swim can be fun for both of you, so here are some helpful water safety tips to make your time in the pool with your baby as safe and fun as possible.

5 Things to Know about Baby Grooming

From bathing to the umbilical cord to brushing baby’s teeth here are 5 tips to make you an expert and baby grooming.