When dressing and swaddling your newborn to keep her from getting cold, it's easy to get carried away. This can cause overheating, which is a serious threat to her health. The American Academy of Pediatrics has linked overheating to an increased risk of sudden infant death syndrome. The signs of overheating in a newborn are easy to detect.
My son entered this world last December, greeted by a a winter that was described by many as the most miserable that New York City has seen in a while. Despite the polar vortexes and snow records, once he hit the two week mark I managed to take him out every single day (besides three particularly blustery ones). Unfortunately, Accuweather is forecasting another cold snowy winter. If you are expecting a winter baby, read on for some survival tips.
It's frustrating when your baby has a cold and there's really no medicine that she can take yet to help. Here are a selection of natural, safe products that alleviate baby's symptoms and help her feel more comfortable.
Strapless top has elastic to hold in place Black and Cream polka dot sash trim at top and waist A-line cut NylonLycra Machine Wash Cold Lay Flat to Dry The Boardwalk Maternity Dress brings you back to timeless beauty with its simple and sweet black and cream polka dot trims. This strapless maternity dress is perfect little black dress for a day at the beach or just to run around town in. Featured in Pregnancy and Newborn magazine as a must
Mutsy - Nexo buggy This newborn little brother of the Igo is a practical stroller with a firm backrest, a back and legrest adjustment, a height adjustable push bar and a very compact fold. The fantastic maximum reclined position and the frontwheel suspension provide optimal comfort for the child when asleep. Furthermore, the canopy is connect to the back and keeps the draught outside in every position. The Nexo has a clean look, soft fabrics with cognac brown leather accents, and is very…
Rest Easy enables the upper part of the baby's body to be raised while he or she is sleeping. This position is recommended by many paediatricians as it aids both breathing and digestion. Rest Easy is also recommended in cases where the baby tends to regurgitate, has an ear infection, a cold or another respiratory infection. Rest Easy inclines at an angle of 15°. Rest Easy Small has been specially designed to fit pram, a cradle and carrycot (dimensions: 30x l33 x h 9 cm)
Breastfeeding mothers may wonder if diet plays a role in causing gas in breastfed infants. The La Leche League International suggests that while no food has been specifically proven to cause gas in breastfed infants, mothers should consume a healthy, balanced diet and keep track of foods suspected of upsetting baby’s tummy for future...
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