When can find out the sex of your baby

One of the questions most want to know right after they get pregnant is whether it is a boy or girl. You will find people will always ask if you 'know yet' or if you are going to wait and find out. This can be a very exciting time, regardless of when you find...

When do you get your first ultrasound during pregnancy

One of the first questions many people ask after finding out they are pregnant is "When do I get my first ultrasound?" Most women will agree they enjoy getting an ultrasound. In short, you usually get this at the end of your first trimester. This can also be used to determine your due date,...

Breastfeeding Technique

Find a comfortable place and sit up straight. Place pillows on your side to support your arm or invest in a breastfeeding pillow. Lay your baby across your chest. The baby's body should be in a straight line. Support the baby's head with one hand and your breast with the other. Place your thumb on the top...

How To Tell If Your Baby Is Hungry

Signs Your Baby Is Hungry Excited when seeing bottle or breast Sucking on hands or fists Fussing or crying Eagerly sucking on bottle or breast Gazing or smiling while eating Signs Your Baby Is Full Relaxing or falling asleep Slowing down or stops actively sucking Turning head or releasing nipple Turning away from bottle Starts looking around or gets distracted

Understanding your baby’s hearing and milestones

Babies use hearing to develop language and speech skills for communication. The newborn hearing screening is a simple, non-invasive way to know if your baby can hear, or if further testing will be needed. The test should take less than 15 minutes and it is safe and painless. Some babies will not pass the first...