4 Mistakes parents make during the cold season

The cold season is the time of colds and flu, that scare every parent. It's not good to fall into the extreme when it comes to protecting the...

Pro and cons of pacifier use

For a new parent, baby comfort is the top priority. So you might discover that the pacifier is a great help in the first part of your child's...

Why babies cry on airplanes and how to calm them

Whether you are the parent, or simply an unlucky passenger, we must admit that a baby crying on the plane for hours can be very stressful, especially if...

10 Signs your child is ready to start potty training

Going to the potty or the toilet seems to be a challenge for many parents. Urologist Steve Hodges recommends not to train the children in the potty,  because...

Medicines that are forbidden during pregnancy

During pregnancy, the baby is connected to you through the placenta. Eat the same goodies, feel the same emotions, treat with the same medicines. Here are some medicines...

10 Tips for an easier labor

No matter how much information you have about the pain associated with labor, you will not really understand it until you will experience it. The way you decide...

What viruses can pass through the placenta?

By far, viruses determine the most dangerous type of infection that crosses the placenta barrier. Higher risks occur when the infection starts in the first trimester, as it...

How to relieve back pain during pregnancy

If your back hurts during pregnancy, the suggestions below might be helpful. But beware: if the back pain during pregnancy is intense and doesn't disappear, go to the...

How to raise a happy child

All parents want to have a happy child, but how do you raise a happy child? A happy child is a fulfilled child and a future adult with...

How to encourage independence in your child

Independence is not something your children learn by themselves. They have neither the perspective, the experience nor the skills necessary to separate from you. Independence is rather a...

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