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Winter Baby Car Seat Safety

With the arrival of the winter season, parents are tempted to bundle up their babies as thickly as possible in order to keep them snug and warm. The warmth factor can interfere with the safety factor of the baby car...

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Ask A Sleep Expert: Starting Sleep...

Q: I am at my breaking point! I haven’t slept in what feels like years (its only been weeks!). I’m exhausted and feel like I need to start looking into the sleep training process but I don’t know where to start....

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Baby Bonding Tips Just in Time for...

In the first years of life, children are learning how to learn. The experiences in their first days, months, even minutes of life shapes the kind of students and adults they will become. Babies’ brains are forming an...

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The Power of Hugs for Babies

Huggies® has always believed in the power of hugs and skin-to-skin contact for newborns which is why we’re educating new moms and families on the benefits of skin-to-skin for infants. What is...

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8 Life-With-Baby Hacks

Bringing home a new baby can be daunting. After all, they need all kinds of stuff, right? Not necessarily. While some baby items are needs, many, if not most, are wants and luxuries. That doesn’t mean you shouldn’t...

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Introduction to Baby Cues

One of the biggest challenges for parents as they embark on their parenting journey is to gain an understanding of their child’s unspoken language. Before a baby is able to communicate through verbal language that we,...

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Your Top Baby Sleep Questions Answered

If you think that you are alone in your baby sleep struggles, I’m here to tell you you’re not. Getting your baby to sleep through the night can be a struggle, one that most parents experience. The good news is that...

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How I Found My Parenting Village

It’s one thing to want to have a baby. It’s quite another thing to become a parent. I learned that lesson the hard way within weeks of giving birth to my first child. Julie was everything I had dreamed of and so...

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Crying & Colic

Traditionally, colic is defined as continual or persistent crying without any apparent reason, typically lasting more than three hours per day, more than three days per week for at least three weeks. It usually begins...

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Diaper Rash

Diaper rash referred to as diaper dermatitis, is caused by prolonged exposure to wet or soiled diapers. The urine’s wet consistency causes the skin to be tender and become irritated or inflamed. Diaper rash can occur...

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Baby Crying Patterns

Babies often cry, and at times to the point where parents become worried and upset. The good news is that crying during the first few months of life is common and part of a baby’s normal development. Indeed, some...

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Baby Sleep Patterns

On average, most newborn infants sleep about sixteen and a half hours per day, but some may sleep as little as nine hours, and others as much as twenty-two hours per day. Infants tend to sleep for short periods of about...




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