For Parents


Quick Tips for Potty Training Your Daughter

29 September 2019

Potty training is the process of getting your child off diapers to relieve themselves in a potty or adult toilet. Going diaper-free is a huge milestone not only for the child but the parents as well. In some parts of Asia and Central America, the “elimination communication” method of toilet training is used, and infants […]

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Poop Diary for Breastfed Babies vs. Formula-fed Babies

21 September 2019

Our child’s poop can vary in colour, consistency and frequency. Yet, it can tell us a lot about our child’s health condition too. We probably never expect to be as intrigued and concerned over somebody else’s poop until we become parents. Whether your baby is breastfed or formula-fed, you should observe your baby’s output to […]

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How do parents in Singapore choose their baby’s milk bottles?

18 September 2019

Milk bottles with artificial teats are commonly used in Singapore by parents and caregivers who feed expressed breast milk and formula milk to infants and toddlers. Some milk bottles are more durable than the rest due to the material used. In addition to considering the material of the milk bottle, careful consideration has to be […]

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Guide to Choosing Formula Milk for Your Children

12 September 2019

With so many different brands of formula milk available in Singapore, it can be difficult to choose a suitable brand for your child. How should parents decide which brand or type of formula milk for their children? Read on to find out more!   According to the standards set by the Sale of Infant Foods […]

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Nursing Wear & Breastfeeding-friendly Clothes for Breastfeeding Mums

9 September 2019

Breastfeeding mums often undergo a change in their choice of clothes and wardrobe staples to accommodate to their new role.   Nursing wear, or breastfeeding-friendly clothing, are designed to provide quick access to the chest area without having to remove your top. Even though there are more nursing rooms in malls and office buildingsthese days, […]

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Pregnancy week 21 – 24: Tips for Pregnant Mums

2 September 2019

Now that you are almost at the last leg of your second trimester of this pregnancy, the next few weeks are going to be exciting as a Fetal Anomaly scan is usually conducted on Week 22 of pregnancy.   This scan is done to check if your baby’s organs are developing normally. The sonographer will […]

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Mums, this is why your kids act up when you are around!

29 August 2019

Mums, does it seem like your kids behave differently when you are around them?   Remember that full-fledged meltdown with theatrical waterworks in the middle of the toy store that was reserved for you only? What about that night when you gave her fresh milk in a cup but she start screaming because she really […]

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How Can You Tell If Your Baby Has a Food Allergy?

28 August 2019

Babies flourish on an exclusive diet of breast milk or formula for the first six months of their lives before they are introduced to solids, either through traditional weaning methods or Baby Led Weaning. Regardless of the method, extra care should be given to the ingredients used when introducing solids as some babies may be […]

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Does Your Baby Have Nipple Confusion?

11 August 2019

Does “nipple confusion” sound mind boggling?   Nipple confusion refers to a situation where a baby develops problems with latching on the breast after he or she is used to drinking milk from a bottle. Nipple confusion could also arise from being given a pacifier.   Although both latching and sucking from a bottle appear […]

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Pregnancy week 17 – 20: the start of second trimester

2 August 2019

Congratulations and welcome to the second trimester -you’re almost at the halfway mark!   Many pregnant mums call this the “honeymoon period” as their energy levels seem to bounce back during this time. Also, your dresses from pre-pregnancy days might start to feel tighter, so you might want to swap them out for dresses with […]

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