• Cradle Cap: What Is It and How to Treat It

    Cradle cap is a commonly seen skin condition in new baby’s. It is common for your new baby to experience a skin condition as they adjust to life outside the womb.  These conditions are usually noticed by your baby’s healthcare provider. Typically at their first well check-up. Discover the best way to treat cradle cap naturally.  What is Cradle Cap?  Cradle cap is a crusty or oily patch that is most commonly found on your…

  • How Much Weight Should My Baby Gain?

    Becoming a mother is one of the most exciting moments in a women’s life! Ideally, the time should be filled with excitement, happiness, and enjoyment.  However, it’s also completely normal to have feelings of overwhelm or questions and concerns that your baby is healthy and well.  Many parents want to be sure that their baby is growing and gaining an appropriate amount of weight.  How Big Are Newborns? Most full-term healthy babies are born weighing…

  • Colic: How Do I Know If My Baby Has Colic and How To Soothe Them

    What is Colic? Are you concerned that your baby’s fussiness is colic? Has a well-intentioned friend or relative labeled your baby as “colicky”? All babies fuss and cry. They use cries and fussing to communicate their needs. It is normal for your baby to have a period of the day where they become even fussier. This article here explains why all babies go through a fussy period. Before you label your baby as having colic,…

  • Home Remedies for Colds in Babies

    Natural Cold Remedies for Babies Most children will experience their first cold during their first year of life. It’s never easy as a parent to see your child not feeling well.  Sometimes parents feel helpless when their child is sick. You just want to make them feel all better!  With these tips, you can be sure that you’re doing what you can to help ease your child’s symptoms to that they can get back to…

  • Newborn First Check-Up

    Are you wondering what will happen at your newborn baby’s first pediatrician appointment? You’re not alone!  Many new parents will meet and interview pediatric healthcare providers while they’re pregnant so that they have someone lined up for when the baby is born. If you haven’t chosen one yet, then this article with some great tips can help! Once you have your child’s primary care practitioner lined up it’s time to learn what will happen at…