Archive for the ‘Child Care’ Category
When you went to the hospital to give birth were fully aware that your back, your life would turn 180 degrees. Especially when it is the first baby. When the first baby comes home sometimes that we forget to take care or caring for the family and this is a big mistake.
Time for everything
It is essential to find time for everything. You think that having a child does not mean abandoning everything that surrounds you and leave you to it or much less. It means learning to combine your new life with your baby and your married life and even social.
Maybe at first you will encounter some burden, but you must remain calm and know that if you focus you get to make time for everything. You just need to adjust to your new schedule. Read the rest of this entry »
The shiatsu massage consists of gentle way of working with babies, as pressures through increased natural defenses, facilitating self healing is stimulated. Today we will teach the benefits of shiatsu massage for babies, be sure to read the following article, especially if you have a baby in the family.
Benefits of shiatsu massage
The shiatsu massages are a great way to encourage young children and newborns, as restore the lost balance after the birth process which facilitates the transition from the uterus to the outside. By doing so directly on the skin with essential oils (to avoid damaging your skin layer) softens lines and releases blocked energy to gently put pressure on different areas of the body areas.
You doing shiatsu massage your baby will improve the bond with him and it will continue stimulating your child was in the womb. Also you will promote and you will keep in perfect health of the baby. Read the rest of this entry »
In winter the skin is usually dry, and your baby is no exception. Therefore, during this season so cold you need some extra care for the skin is not flaking, drying and still maintain the smoothness and smoothness so typical of newborns.
Do you want to know how to care for baby’s dry skin?
Keeping the body hydrated
The first thing to do is keep the baby’s body hydrated from the inside: the temperature and dry air are two things to consider, but also the amount of liquid you drink the small. As it grows we can include juices, soups and fruit pulp to hydrate.
Moisturize your skin properly
If your baby is dry skin and you want to hydrate properly, keep in mind that the key is consistency. There is no point applying a cream once, but it must do comprehensive care: changing the soaps for ones that are fragrance-free and as natural as possible , buy a moisturizer for babies and put it on your skin every time the wash. Read the rest of this entry »
Does your child suffer from frequent headaches? Find here all the answers about headaches in children to know when temporary discomfort or if you worry and seek medical advice.
Causes of headaches:
Multiple factors may be why your child has a headache. Among them you can find:
- ● Side effect of medication.
- ● Having bad dream or be sleeping.
- ● Hunger.
- ● Dehydration.
- ● Stress.
- ● Muscle contracture.
- ● Having a head injury.
- ● Use a lot of time on the computer or the TV.
- ● Vision problems.
- ● Hormonal changes.
- ● Travel by car or bus.
- ● Play loud music.
There are many myths that exist about pacifier use; one of them is that it interferes with breastfeeding to become a “substitute” changing food by sucking a pacifier. However, today this and other myths are demolished making way for the countless benefits of its use. Don’t stop and read on, to find out what are the benefits of the pacifier in the baby.
Dr. Cathryn Tobin, MD, pediatrician and author of The Lull – A- Baby Sleep Plan says, “pacifier -sucking stimulates the release of brain chemicals that decrease the amount of stress.” As if this were not enough, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has brought to light studies showing that pacifier use is related to the significant reduction of sudden infant death, so they are recommended for use in children less than one year. Read the rest of this entry »
An essential task, though not very nice, that parent should take when a child is born diapering. As you know, babies do their business several times a day and to keep your sensitive skin from irritation is important to change it and clean it often. We give you tips on how to change a baby’s diaper below.
To avoid skin irritation baby needs changing regularly. Try to change it before or after each meal and checks at any time for cleaning. Disposable diapers absorb very well, and many bring extra protection to prevent the pee is in contact with the skin and the baby to be more comfortable.
Changer, wipes and clean surface
Before changing your baby you should make sure you have everything you need on hand. So it’s best to have a hygienic changer or an area where you can change it. Read the rest of this entry »
Most of the babies they regurgitate, that is. Maybe your baby spits only once a day, there are babies who make it each time they feed on. Although the reflux can be very annoying, it is a phase which must pass our babies.
Babies who are breastfed less than regurgitate that make bottle, but may also have reflux. Most babies spit milk through the mouth or nose.
The regurgitation in infants is due to the immaturity of the valve that closes the passage of food into the mouth, releasing amount of food the baby check. There is something serious, and most cases do not have to do anything when the baby is healthy and happy, but these tips can help to reduce reflux in babies. Read the rest of this entry »
All babies cry, is the way to convey what is happening and you need to say. If your baby cries, do not get mad, it’s natural. It may be difficult at first, but do not worry, its part of parenting you’re wrong and soon you will know that you want your child even before they ask.
Why does your baby cry?
Look at these reasons why your baby may cry:
- ● He is hungry
- ● He has a dirty diaper
- ● He is tired and needs sleep
- ● His stomach hurts, surely is cramping
- ● Something bothers his clothes, for example, a label
- ● Need burp after feeding
- ● Teething
- ● Wants you to leave him quiet, has too much stimulation
- ● It’s too cold or too hot
What should you do when your baby cries?
If he is hungry feed him, but do not expect to cry hungry to give their decision. When you see that bites their fists, or opens his mouth offer him food. Babies eat on demand. It is very important that after belching gases ejected feed him. Read the rest of this entry »
If you are expecting a baby, probably they mislead you many doubts about diapers. Not only will you be able to change them correctly, but what is the ideal diaper for your baby: cloth or disposable, which brand and style. For this reason we recommend that you read this basic guide so do not despair.
Disposable or cloth diapers
Disposable diapers are more convenient but more expensive than cloth. If you are concerned about the environment, you’ll find some eco- friends, biodegradable or non- bleached, but of course are more expensive.
Meanwhile, cloth diapers are quite cheaper, but cost more work because you have to wash them. As a bonus, once you buy them you can continue to use for a second child. You will also need some cloth pads to increase absorption, water proof covers, and pins. Today there is a huge variety of cloth diapers, comfortable cuts and other options that make it easier to opt for this possibility. Read the rest of this entry »
If you’re a mom or dad of an autistic child imagine wanting to know what is emotionally closer to someone and not being able to do it as one would like. We have explained what the autistic syndrome, and great importance of the game for the autistic child, as for any child.
Sure that as a parent you will want to share playing time with your autistic child and maybe you’ve felt frustrated for not getting it as expected. Forget those bad feelings. Feel close to him is important but not you show what you as you wanted.
The game seems to be an innate in all children, but the reality is that the game goes through a few stages of development. The gaming skills in children ranging from simple toy play experimental games with other children to the interaction, through the representative game and symbolic play. Read the rest of this entry »