For the first time since becoming a parent, you're thinking about handing your child over to a babysitter. Do you dare to? Can you?
You can ease birth pain and help the birthing process by moving a bit and switching between different positions.
Here are a number of things you can do to create the best conditions for a good night's sleep!
Breastfeeding is the only thing you can't do. But you're still nearly as important as your partner in the breastfeeding process. That's because help and support are the key to successful breastfeeding.
We don't mean to scare you, but once your baby is on the move, they are exposed to new dangers. The most common include falls, burns and scalds, water hazards and poisons. Time to baby-proof your home.
A fever is a sign the body is fighting an infection such as a cold. Here are a few tips for babies running a temperature.
So you don't want to have sex. That's ok. Actually, everything inside you and around you is working against your desire for sex. But soon your sex drive will return. Just be patient and keep the intimacy between you alive.
Here is some down-to-earth wisdom from other Treasures (local adaption) parents:
It's not very common for babies to be born prematurely. But if they are, a premature baby gets the very best care and has very good prospects for the future.
It's your baby who gets breastfeeding started - by having an appetite. It's as easy as that. All you need to do to start breastfeeding is put your baby on your breast. Well, almost.
You don't have to sign up for a class or a gym to get that heart rate going. The only thing you need to do is step out of the house.
You might find it hard to believe, but you're very likely to develop an interest in poo - your baby's poo to be precise. Poo can tell us a lot about a baby's general state of health and wellbeing.