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  • ENTER TO WIN! A Milton Combi Steriliser

    Buying4Baby has joined forces with Milton to bring one lucky reader a chance to win a Milton Combi Steriliser! Milton has been a leading name in sterilising for over 70 years.  During that time the ‘Milton Method’ of cold water sterilisation has been used by millions of parents, and in homes and hospitals throughout the UK and beyond. Milton has more recently launched into microwave steam sterilisation. What is...

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  • Breastfeeding and caffeine: Is it safe?

    It's World Breastfeeding Week 2019  #WBW2019 You will often hear mums and dads say they ‘desperately need’ one  and that it’s their ‘go-to-pick-me-up’ that’s going to get them through the day. But the luxury of actually sitting down and drinking a nice, hot, steaming Cup of Joe is little more than a pipedream for most parents. So, what’s the deal with drinking coffee while...

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  • 5 ways to keep bump and you cool

    Pregnant in Summer? The image might come to mind of a woman sporting a baby bump in a large floppy hat, sunnies, billowing maxi dress under the sunshine whilst caressing bump with one hand and an ice cream in the other… Us Brits love the sunshine but during a heatwave our bodies aren’t used to the conditions making us feel hot, bothered and exhausted. For those who are pregnant, sometimes it seems impossible to get some...

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  • Most popular baby names of 2019 so far...

    Baby due this year but still undecided on a name? As we approach the half year mark of 2019, we've got the latest contenders from top 'baby-name-inspo' site Nameberry to see who's top of the pops... Top girls names  1. Posie 2. Isla 3. Olivia 4. Aurora 5. Maeve   Top boys names 1. Milo 2. Jasper 3. Atticus 4. Theodore 5. Asher Read...

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  • How fussy babies could influence postnatal depression

    “The less soothable the infant, the more distressed the mother" A recent study by the University of Michigan has found that mothers of ‘fussy’ babies are more likely to show symptoms of postnatal depression The research looked at 8200 children and their parents and in particular, a baby’s prematurity along with their fussiness, to see how this influenced the severity when it came to maternal depression....

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  • Positive thinking during pregnancy COULD make your child clever...

    Could positive thinking through pregnancy make your baby clever? A recent psychological study claims that expectant mothers who think positively during pregnancy could result in their child excelling at maths and science during their educational years. It comes down to attitude. The women highlighted in the study were those with a personality attribute known as an ‘internal locus of control’ - someone who believes that he...

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  • Holiday hacks #travelwithkids

    You would think taking your little ones on holiday would be ‘entertainment enough’ but you will still get the grizzlies, the tantrums and hear those sweet little words “I’m bored” (!) Lastminute.com have put together a helpful list of best tips and tricks for travelling with kids. We’ve pulled our favorites below, but to see the full list, check them out here    TOP HACKS A checklist...

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  • Looking after little gums

    SMILE! It’s World Oral Health Day :) Did you know, in the UK, 170 child tooth extractions are performed A DAY? From little gums to those first toddler teeth, it’s important to practice daily tooth care and get your child's oral health off to a flying start. Brush-Baby are experts in early years gum and tooth care. They offer a simple 3 step approach to looking after children’s oral health from...

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  • The risks of co-sleeping

    The risks of co-sleeping. One of the worst things for a new mum is the interrupted sleep. For the first few months of a newborn’s life, she can expect to be woken several times a night, getting out of a nice warm bed, and walking somewhere. No wonder many mums like to have baby as close as possible, often sleeping with baby in the same bed. However, according to recent reports, an average of nearly three babies die every week in...

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  • Swaddling & babywearing: Are you putting your baby's hips at risk?

    Did you know that babies in the first months of their life are most at risk to hip dysplasia or dislocation? Babies are moved around quite a fair bit during their early life, for example - in and out a car seat, a pram, swaddled, to and fro a carrier or sling (to name a few).  But did you know all these situations could potentially be putting your baby's hip health at risk? “During the first few months of life the...

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