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Breastfeeding Your Toddler

Breastfeeding Your Toddler

January 25, 2018 by HealthyFamilies BC

All the leading experts recommend breastfeeding for two years or longer. It has many benefits for both you and your child.
Caesarean Birth Overview and FAQs

Caesarean Birth Overview and FAQs

January 25, 2018 by HealthyFamilies BC

A caesarean birth (or C-section) is the birth of a baby through a cut in your abdomen and uterus.
Bringing Your Newborn Baby Home

Bringing Your Newborn Baby Home

January 25, 2018 by HealthyFamilies BC

Most new parents are both anxious and excited about bringing their baby home for the first time. Here are some tips to help you welcome your newborn.
Babies' Physical Development from 9-12 Months

Babies' Physical Development from 9-12 Months

January 24, 2018 by HealthyFamilies BC

Between nine to 12 months, play with your baby often and create lots of opportunities for physical activity.
Babies' Physical Development from 6-9 Months

Babies' Physical Development from 6-9 Months

January 24, 2018 by HealthyFamilies BC

Babies between six and nine months grow and develop rapidly and it’s so much fun to witness!
Babies' Cognitive Development from 6-9 Months

Babies' Cognitive Development from 6-9 Months

January 24, 2018 by HealthyFamilies BC

As your baby grows, he or she will get better at learning to think - This is cognitive development.
Babies' Physical Development from 0-6 Months

Babies' Physical Development from 0-6 Months

January 18, 2018 by HealthyFamilies BC

Babies develop and grow in a very short time. Here's what you can expect in terms of infant development from birth to six months of age.
Babies' Development During the Second Trimester

Babies' Development During the Second Trimester

January 18, 2018 by HealthyFamilies BC

The second trimester is a time of rapid growth for your baby (called a fetus). Most of the brain’s development begins now and will continue after your baby’s birth.
Alcohol and Smoking After Pregnancy

Alcohol and Smoking After Pregnancy

January 18, 2018 by HealthyFamilies BC

Drinking and smoking aren't just harmful when you're pregnant - they can affect your baby's health, too.
Nurse-Family Partnership

Nurse-Family Partnership

December 23, 2016 by HealthyFamilies BC

Nurse-Family Partnership is a free public health program for women having their first baby and ensures they both receive support during pregnancy and after the child is born up to two years of age.

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