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  • 10 Tips for Choosing Baby’s Name
    October 26, 2021

    10 Tips for Choosing Baby’s Name

    Choosing a name for your baby is one of the more pleasurable tasks of becoming a parent. As you and hubby comb through books and websites, here’s a checklist to narrow it down: 1. How will the name sound with...

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  • Believe it or not
    October 25, 2021

    Believe it or not

    You’ve probably been given all sorts of advice from well-meaning relatives and friends, some of them steeped in superstitions. Here are 10 pregnancy taboos from the Chinese, Malay and Indian communities that you may or may not have heard! 1....

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  • 6 Reasons Babies Cry and How to Soothe Them
    October 24, 2021

    6 Reasons Babies Cry and How to Soothe Them

    It can be tough listening to a crying baby. Take a deep breath – and check out these common causes for baby’s cries and how to manage them. 1. I’m Crying Because I Feel Uncomfortable Recommendations -Change diaper if it is...

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  • Tips for Treating Diaper Rash
    October 19, 2021

    Tips for Treating Diaper Rash

    Most infants get diaper rash at least once in the first year of their life. While it may not be possible to prevent it occurrence completely, there are ways to minimise it. Here are tips for preventing and treating it:...

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  • Debunking Breastfeeding Myths
    October 17, 2021

    Debunking Breastfeeding Myths

    New mums are often bombarded by advice on breastfeeding which can lead to confusion. Here we address common misconceptions on the topic 1. Myth: Breastfeeding hurts Truth: It should not be painful. Breasts are sensitive for about two weeks after...

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  • 9 Ways to Beat the Baby Blues
    October 13, 2021

    9 Ways to Beat the Baby Blues

    Becoming a mum is a joyous occasion. Yet you may be feeling weepy, anxious and irritable. Eighty per cent of new mums feel this way due to hormonal changes and the stress of new responsibilities. Some may even experience a...

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  • 8 Breastfeeding Tips To Get You Started
    October 10, 2021

    8 Breastfeeding Tips To Get You Started

    Breastfeeding may be a natural act but it takes practice to perfect it. Here are some tips to make nursing go smoothly Getting the right latch is key to breastfeeding successfully.  1. Set up a breastfeeding area. You can do it...

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  • Sleep Matters
    October 8, 2021

    Sleep Matters

    Sleep is important for your baby. Understand his sleeping pattern and what you can do to get him to sleep through the night How much infants sleep as they develop: - Newborns: 15 to 20 hours a day (eight at...

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  • Survival Guide for The Expectant Dad
    October 7, 2021

    Survival Guide for The Expectant Dad

    Hubbies can often feel left out in a pregnancy. Yet your wife is feeling especially vulnerable and needs your support more than ever. Here are some practical ways you can get involved: Pregnancy Test: - Be the one to purchase...

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