Newborn Care

New Parent? Don’t Forget That Self-Care Is Essential for You and Baby!

New Parent? Don’t Forget That Self-Care Is Essential for You and Baby!

Just because you had a baby doesn’t mean you need to throw self-care out the window! Taking care of yourself is the first step in being able to take care of your baby properly. This blog will help give you an idea of where to start when it comes to self-care as a new parent.

Newborn Feeding Guidelines

Newborn Feeding Guidelines

It is not uncommon for new parents to leave the hospital with little idea of what to do next. When it comes to feeding most parents aren’t confident in what steps to take and how to establish a routine. This blog is meant to help aid parents in feeding guidelines to clear up some of the confusion.

Kangaroo Care for Newborns

Kangaroo Care for Newborns

Some new moms fear that if they do not feel an immediate closeness with their baby that they will continually struggle to bond. That is not the case; there are many steps new moms can take to reinforce a strong relationship with their baby! Kangaroo care for newborns has many benefits for creating a strong bond with moms and their babies.

Breastfeeding Let Down

Breastfeeding Let Down

There is a significant lack of knowledge and information regarding breastfeeding for new moms. Breastfeeding is unfortunately still somewhat taboo in our society; therefore we want to help inform new moms on some common terminology.

DHA and ARA in Infant Formula

DHA and ARA in Infant Formula

There is a lot of mixed information when it comes to DHA and ARA in infant formula. Giving way to the challenge of knowing what information is correct and what is misleading. This blog should pose as a resource in deciding whether you want to give your baby DHA or ARA formula.

Newborn Sun Exposure - Health Risks and Tips

Newborn Sun Exposure - Health Risks and Tips

Sun exposure for infants has its benefits and its drawbacks. As a new parent, it is your responsibility to be aware of the effects of sun exposure. This blog can give you a few tips on how to be better prepared for those sunnier days!