Archive for September, 2009
Diarrhea is far from harmless. It can be dangerous in infants. This phenomenon dehydrated very quickly the baby due to a significant loss of organic liquid composed of water and minerals.
Diarrhea can be caused by several organisms. Viruses, like rotavirus, is often at its origin, they could be eliminated by antibiotics.
Baby has diarrhea when he stool more liquid and less firm than usual. In common cases, there is feverish, he has less appetite and suffers from nausea. Abdominal pain, vomiting and cramps sometimes accompany diarrhea. Read the rest of this entry »
The average age of the baby take its first steps is 12 months. However, some children will hang a little more delay, or about fourteen to eighteen months.
At this age, he dares himself, take his first steps. Generally, it will use its own tricks to get walking. But it is essential to help during this new phase of his life.
First, baby starts to rise, then clings to furniture to stand up. The first steps begin by holding the edges of the park, this is where he needs the hands of her parents to keep and teach him to walk properly. Both hands, then one or even one finger, and finally is independence. Read the rest of this entry »
The “mirror stage” is part of the awakening of the baby. But how can we interpret this picture?
Full recognition of her image changes according to age. Between 2-6 months, he has no idea of his own body, or his identity. It is rather attracted by the reflection of light effects in the mirror. After 6 months, he began to recognize a human face which he can not even identify … quite simply, the playmate in front of him amused or frightened him. Read the rest of this entry »