Infants

  • How to Shave the Pubic Area While Pregnant
    Some women prefer to shave their pubic areas and there is no need to change your grooming routine while pregnant You may find it a bit challenging during pregnancy as your ...
  • How to Make a Baby Footprint Keepsake
    Your baby's tiny feet are only going to stay small for a little while; in the blink of an eye she'll be outgrowing her baby shoes and you'll be shopping in the big kids' ...
  • How to Get Financial Help During Pregnancy
    While most people know the birth of a baby leads to increased financial responsibilities, they sometimes overlook the costs associated with having a healthy pregnancy The ...
  • How to Take Apart an Arm's Reach Co-Sleeper
    The Arm's Reach Original Co-Sleeper Bassinet can be used as a co-sleeper, a play yard, or a changing table with a few simple conversions If you need to pack away your ...
  • How to Grow the Edges of African-American Children's Hair
    African American hair has a texture unique to other races The hair is extremely curly -- or kinky -- and should be combed and styled with patience and delicate care. Frequent ...
  • Stages of Baby Growth During Pregnancy
    Before you know you're pregnant, your baby's sex has already been determined And, by the time you're sporting a tiny baby bump, his vital organs and systems have already been ...
  • How to mix Enfamil AR powder without clumping
    Enfamil AR formula has added rice starch to reduce spit-up and increase a baby's feeling of fullness However, the rice starch makes it more difficult to mix the powder into a ...
  • How to Increase Fertility Quickly With Maca
    After futile years of trying for pregnancy, some have turned to a simple method for increasing fertility and have reported conceiving within two months or less with this easy ...
  • Why Do Toddlers Get the Hiccups?
    While hiccups might seem troublesome for your toddler, she was hiccuping in utero long before she was born -- and was not the least bit bothered by the spasms Occasionally, a ...
  • Signs Your Amniotic Fluid Is Leaking
    The sudden release of amniotic fluid is otherwise known as the classic sign of preeminent labor --- the breaking of your water The problem is, it is not always the dramatic ...
  • How Often Are Pregnancy Tests Wrong?
    Pregnancy tests are usually about 97 percent accurate, according to [WebMD](http://www.webmd.com/baby/guide/pregnancy-tests?page=2) But that figure, which reflects the ...
  • Johnny Jump Up Directions
    A Johnny Jump Up is a baby jumper that hangs in a doorway, from the door frame Several companies make versions of the Johnny Jump Up. Due to the variations between types of ...
  • What Allergy Medicine Can I Take While Breastfeeding?
    While a variety of allergy medications are considered safe for use during breastfeeding, most of these do pass into your breast milk, and some can interfere with feedings by ...
  • How to Clean a Toddler's Eyes
    Whether it's crusty morning eyes or a severe eye infection, a toddler's eyes need to be kept clean and free of any particles and irritants When you help your toddler keep her ...
  • How to Play With a 3-Month-Old Baby
    Three months old is the age at which your baby transforms from an adorable but somewhat passive companion to a true playmate Around 3 months old, she should start to babble, ...
  • How to Predict Baby Gender using a Chinese Pregnancy Calendar
    The Chinese pregnancy calendar is an ancient tradition that many believe can accurately predict an unborn baby's gender The original Chinese gender prediction calendar was ...
  • How to Keep Bees Away From a Swing Set
    While Disney movies depict sweet images of the "birds and the bees" flying in between lofty trees and low-hanging branches in the spring, bees can be very dangerous Known to ...
  • When Are You Most Likely to Get Pregnant?
    Whether you’re trying to conceive or using natural family planning for birth control, timing is everything Knowing when you’re most likely to get pregnant each ...
  • How to Handle Prodromal Labor
    Women in prodromal labor experience ongoing contractions for a day or more without making any progress toward delivering the baby The contractions may come at irregular ...
  • How Often Should You Pump Your Breast?
    When it's time to return to work or when you're apart from your baby for an extended period, breastfeeding can become a challenge Using a breast pump can make nursing easier, ...
  • Evenflo Breast Pump Instructions
    The Evenflo Breast Pump is a small, portable device for pumping breast milk while on the go A breast pump is a useful tool for busy, breast-feeding moms who are not with ...
  • How to Get Free Baby Stuff for Twins
    Raising kids can be expensive, with the average cost of raising a child born in 2012 from birth to age 18 reaching around $241,000, according to a report by the United States ...
  • How to Use Similac Concentrate
    Similac concentrate is a liquid baby formula with some of the water removed This decreases the amount of space the container takes up, but like condensed soup, you cannot ...
  • How to Give a Sperm Sample
    It's not always smooth sailing when you decide to start a family More than one in 10 couples experience infertility, according to Planned Parenthood. About a third of the ...
  • Can You Be Pregnant and Have No Symptoms?
    Some of the symptoms of pregnancy are notorious, such as the morning sickness and the extreme fatigue Yet not all women experience the same symptoms, and some women may ...
  • How to Hear Your Baby's Heartbeat With a Stethoscope
    Obstetricians use a special Doppler instrument between the 10th and 20th weeks of pregnancy to listen to the fetal heartbeat After the 20th week, listen to the heartbeat at ...
  • What Firmness of Mattress Is Best for a Toddler?
    For young babies, a firm mattress is important to prevent SIDS or suffocation However, once a child is a year old, the danger of SIDS lessens, and your toddler will outgrow ...
  • Foods That Help Babies Sleep
    Babies can go through periods during which they have trouble sleeping through the night, and this disruption can wreak havoc on the parents A number of foods are purported to ...
  • Nasal Congestion & Vomiting in Babies
    For a mother, nasal congestion and vomiting are perhaps the most frustrating and difficult to treat symptoms of illness in an infant Fortunately, there are several ...
  • How to Treat a Baby's Dry Scalp
    A dry scalp on a baby is usually not a cause for concern Flaky skin that looks like dandruff or areas where the skin is rough and scaly is commonly known as cradle cap. It ...