Your Baby’s Sleep/Wake Cycle

Babies with health problems differs in their sleep/ wake cycle. Preemies and sick babies sleep most of the time. Their awake times vary around their actual due date or when they get stronger. It is best to avoid waking them as they need their sleep to grow and recover. The development of a baby’s sleep/wake … Read more

Feeding Issues of Premature Babies

Feeding issues in premature babies are complex and multifaceted, and understanding them requires a broad examination of several related areas. What is a Premature Baby? A pregnancy normally lasts about 40 weeks. Some risk factors for a prete birth include having a previous preterm birth and being pregnant with multiples. Babies that are born before … Read more

Guide To The Art of Swaddling a Baby

Swaddling a baby is an ancient practice of wrapping an infant in a cloth or a thin blanket so that the baby’s movement is restricted, to help them feel secured. A thin blanket wrapped snuggly around your baby’s body can resemble the womb and help soothe your newborn. Swaddling provides your baby a sense of … Read more

Baby-Safe Essential Oils

Essential oils can be safely used for babies, but it’s crucial to approach this with extreme caution. Babies have very delicate skin and sensitive systems, so using essential oils on them can sometimes lead to irritation or more serious problems. In the gentle world of newborns and infants, where soft whispers become soothing lullabies and … Read more