March 31, 2014Babies’ teeth usually start coming in around six months of age. Baby teeth are very important and your baby needs your help taking care of them.
Babies don't come with instruction manuals. But parents and healthcare professionals have learned a lot about the best ways to care for and nurture little ones.
Here's the latest advice and information to help you through the first 12 months.
March 17, 2014Many expectant and new parents wonder about using cloth diapers for their baby. Here's what to consider when choosing a cloth diapers, the types of services and the benefits.
January 5, 2014Making the decision to supplement is an important one - sometimes it’s medically necessary.
August 14, 2013Watch this video to learn more about the importance of skin-to-skin contact in the first few hours after the birth of your baby.
August 14, 2013Latching your baby correctly is important for successful breastfeeding. Watch this video to learn more for latching on success for both you and your baby.
August 14, 2013One of the key factors in raising a happy and confident child is building a strong, healthy emotional attachment by bonding with your baby.
August 14, 2013Too many children die every year from preventable injuries in British Columbia and many of these happen at home. Reduce the risk by following these tips.
August 14, 2013Dealing with a crying baby day after day can be difficult, particularly when you're tired. So it's good to have a plan for coping.
August 14, 2013Latching your baby onto the breast correctly is important for successful breastfeeding. Having your baby skin-to-skin with you is the ideal way to start.
August 14, 2013Wondering how to tell if your baby's had enough breast milk? Here's a list of signs that indicate a good feed.
August 14, 2013Here is a video on Cup Feeding and other Alternative Methods to help in the event you are not able to breastfeed. Supplements are not recommended for your newborn.
January 4, 2016Breastmilk is the only food your baby needs for the first 6 months. Continue to offer breastmilk until your baby is 2 years old and older.
December 21, 2015Introducing solids to your baby can be fun especially with all the funny faces they make. You should start introducing solids when your baby is six months of age as a complement to your breastmilk.
April 15, 2015Putting a baby to sleep is sometimes not an easy task. Some babies are naturally better sleepers than others. Here are some tips on helping you and you baby establish a healthy sleep schedule.
January 25, 2018When your baby is between six and nine months, you will notice that he or she makes distinct sounds.
January 29, 2018Offering a wide variety of foods helps babies get all the nutrients they need, and learn about different foods.
August 11, 2013The most important thing to consider when you breastfeed is comfort - yours and the baby's.
January 30, 2018Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is the sudden, unexpected death of a healthy baby under the age of one.
August 4, 2013Sore nipples? It’s natural when you first start breastfeeding.
August 11, 2013Many mothers don't realize the importance of skin to skin contact right after birth. Skin-to-skin contact is even more effective than the traditional baby warmers used in hospitals.