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Sleep training for babies: Is it too early to start

26 March 2020

Right after birth, your new baby is immediately dependent on you for all his needs, including the need to rest when he is tired. Very often, mothers of very young children look forward to the day when their babies are developmentally advanced enough to soothe themselves to sleep, because how well-rested your baby is, affects […]

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Postnatal Care: Why is it important for mums

23 March 2020

Congratulations on your new baby! As a new mother, you may experience many changes, both physically and mentally. It is therefore important for you to practice good postnatal care and receive necessary support to recover from childbirth as you take on parenthood. Good postnatal care can also help to identify medical and physiological conditions that […]

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Mums share: Breastfeeding concerns that we struggled with!

26 February 2020

Breastfeeding has many benefits for babies and mummies. However, it is a skill that needs to be picked up by both mother and baby. Some may learn it faster than others, but contrary to what most mums think, this learning process may not be instinctive nor is it one that naturally falls in place for […]

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Pregnancy week 41 – 42: Going past baby’s due date

1 February 2020

At week 41, if your expected delivery date has come and gone and your bun is still nestling comfortably in your oven, don’t worry just yet!   Pregnancy Week 41 – 42: Large watermelon Your baby is now the size of a large watermelon! He may be 55cmto 70cm long and may weigh about 3.5kg […]

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How to manage older siblings while breastfeeding

25 December 2019

It’s your second baby and you’re all excited to breastfeed the way you want it to be this time round. You think you’ve got all the techniques down to a T and you’ve diligently taken your supplements and fluids and soups in a bid to boost breast milk production. You pick up your baby to […]

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Pregnancy Week 33 – 36 

8 December 2019

Congratulations! You are in the eighth month of your pregnancy, which means there’s just one more month to go!      Week 33: Pineapple Your baby is now about the size of a pineapple! He is between 40 and 48cm long and weighs between 1.7 and 2.1kg.   This week, your baby’s bones are hardened with the exception of the […]

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Pregnancy week 25 – 28: Baby Bump

2 October 2019

It’s the last stage of the second trimester! If you are a pregnant mum in Singapore, and are between 24 to 28 week-long, you will be offered an Oral Glucose Tolerance Test to determine if you have gestational diabetes. Gestational diabetes is a condition where the body is unable to tolerate glucose during pregnancy. If […]

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6 tips for preparing for your newborn’s first photoshoot

26 July 2019

Newborn photography aims to capture the innocent image of newborn babies, that’s why most newborn photo shoots are done when the infant is between 5 to 14 days of age. Within the first 14 days, the baby can be easily positioned for various poses, such in a cocoon or with their hands propped underneath their […]

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Pregnancy Week 13 – 16: The Start of Second Trimester

5 July 2019

Of the three trimesters, the second trimester is said to be the most comfortable and easiest as most nasty symptoms such as nausea and fatigue begin to ease off.   If that doesn’t happen to you, unfortunately you could be one of the few women whose symptoms continue through the fourth and fifth months, or […]

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Bottle-feeding Guide: How to choose the right teat for baby

14 May 2019

Are you wondering how to pick the right milk bottle teat for your baby? If your baby is drinking breastmilk or formula milk powder from the bottle, teats also known as bottle nipples are one of the bottle feeding essential items parents need to prepare for. Most parents face a dilemma when it comes to […]

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