New Baby: Senses|
By Laura Lee Davies on 15/12/2008 in Newborn development
Just how much can your new baby interact with his new world?
to him, which is why these days women are almost always encouraged to place a new baby on their chest (even of they are not breastfeeding) to benefit from the instant bond of touch.Gentle, warm baths and your delicate touch on his skin will help him build
PND linked to how negative emotions are processed|
By Kimberley Smith on 20/09/2010 in Your baby and you
Your brain functions not your hormones may hold the key to understanding postnatal depression
.This suggests that women who are suffering from PND tend to shut out negative emotions and may be linked to difficulties bonding with their babies. Though an interesting development in our understanding of the condition, the group of women studied was very small
The first hours|
By ThinkBaby on 02/06/2005 in Labour & birth
Time to get to know your baby and get some well earned rest!
afterwards, when the cord has been cut and your baby given a health check and a clean-up, you should be able to start breastfeeding. Breastfeeding is a wonderful way to bond with your new baby, besides stimulating milk production, breastfeeding releases ‘love
BabyBjörn Dads and Babies Competition 09|
By Laura Lee Davies on 24/11/2009 in Products
To celebrate BabyBjörn's support for new fathers, we've got a fab photo gallery competition and we want your pics!
reported last month, Sweden's paternity rights are the finest in the world, and as a Swedish company, BabyBjörn are rightly proud that their carriers have contributed in their own way, to that bond between father and child…When the company launched
US designer to the stars passes on his nursery decorating tips|
By Roisin Johnson on 09/03/2011 in What to buy - baby
We caught up with David Netto, the designer whose furniture graces Gwyneth Paltrow's nursery
something in it that you like too – if you’re a James Bond fan why not put a poster up of him on the wall too?”Check out our 8 of the most stylish baby mobiles for the nursery
Review: The Practical Art of Baby Massage|
By Laura Lee Davies on 30/05/2006 in Baby Reviews
A video and DVD release of renowned baby massage guru Peter Walker's methods for getting parents and babies into this lovely pastime.
, duration approx 30 minutesContact:www.thebabyswebsite.comPeter Walker has been involved with massage and movement for babies and toddlers for over 20 years. He is a keen champion of the good that can come from confident bonding between parent and baby
First born gender disappointment for dads|
By Joanna Harvey on 09/11/2011 in Baby life
Shocking 11% of dads were disappointed about the sex of their first baby
Becoming a dad for the first time is one of the most special moments of a man's life, but a new survey has found that 11% of new dads were disappointed when they found out the gender of their baby.The study of 1204 dads across the UK by MyBaby
Tomy’s new Freestyle Carrier range |
By ThinkBaby on 07/07/2008 in Advertorial
Tomy’s new Freestyle Carrier range
When you bring your baby home you want to spend time having lots of cuddles and carrying them close is a lovely bonding experience to enjoy as a parent - but life can be hectic. Using a baby carrier gives you the flexibility you need to carry your
Study claims no link between IQ and breastfeeding|
By Laura Lee Davies on 05/10/2006 in Breast and bottle feeding
Despite the many other benefits of breastfeeding your baby, scientists believe breastmilk does not lead to a higher IQ.
solely for the first six months of life, mainstream perception of breastfeeding still finds women unclear about the benefits of feeding their baby themselves.Whilst the study does not seek to denegrate the value of breastfeeding from a health and bonding
DVD review: Developmental Massage|
By Laura Lee Davies on 12/08/2007 in Products
Renowned baby massage expert Peter Walker releases his latest DVD to introduce parents to the techniques and the developmental values of baby massage.
-tech product. Don't let the packaging put you off the quality of the substance therein Features: Chapters introducing massage, bonding time with your baby, and key points on areas like dealing with stiff hips, glue ear and congestion.Price: £15 plus p