Why does my baby have white spots on his face?

Milia are tiny white bumps that most often appear on a newborn’s upper cheeks, nose, chin, or forehead. They’re harmless and very common. Milia occur when dead skin becomes trapped in tiny pockets near the surface of the skin. How do I get rid of white spots on my baby’s face? How are milia treated? …

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What makes a child feel secure?

Kids feel safe when their environment is structured and they know what is happening next. This is most important when they are feeling stressed or overwhelmed. Maintaining mealtimes and bedtimes and keeping rules and limits consistent is important in helping kids feel safe. How do you know if your child feels secure? A child with …

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What to say to congratulate new parents?

What do you write in a new parent card? Simple and Easy Messages Welcoming your new baby with wishes of health, happiness and plenty of sleep. Wishing you many congratulations on your new bundle of joy. Congratulations on your beautiful new baby! I’m so happy for you, you will both be amazing parents. How do …

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Can you just take the front off a crib?

For us, it was most logical to simply remove the front panel of the crib and create a “toddler bed.” You also have the option of buying a true toddler bed frame, which most likely will fit your current crib mattress. … Most kids will outgrow their crib mattress before they turn 5. When should …

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You asked: Is bonfire smoke bad for babies?

Breathing smoke from wildfires or other sources such as campfires, bonfires, grills, or fireplaces can be harmful to you and your baby during pregnancy. Smoke from fire contains gases such as carbon monoxide and small particles that can get into your lungs and bloodstream. Is campfire smoke harmful to babies? Breathing in hot air, smoke, …

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Does baby formula cause more phlegm?

Pediatric doctor clears up common myth. Parents are often told to avoid milk if their children have asthma or any other respiratory ailment because it’s been thought that the popular drink can lead to excess mucus production. But, that’s all a myth, a British specialist argues. Does formula make phlegm worse? Experts disagree about whether …

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Are slings OK for newborns?

A baby sling — typically a one-shouldered baby carrier made of soft fabric — can be a safe way to carry a baby, if you follow safety guidelines. But a baby sling can pose a suffocation hazard to an infant, particularly those younger than age 4 months. Is baby sling bad for baby’s spine? In …

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Why is my baby tongue thrusting?

Tongue thrusting is important in the early months of a baby’s life because their muscles aren’t yet developed enough to swallow anything more than liquid. This reflex works together with the sucking reflex, which develops between 32 and 36 weeks of gestation. Why do babies thrust their tongues? Baby reflexes Babies are born with a …

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