Facing death can be hardest for a family expecting new life. Follow T.K. and Deidrea Lauxs journey after they learn that their unborn son has a genetic disorder called Trisomy 13. They hope the intimate look helps others understand and cope with infant loss.
When was the last time you told your parents you love them? Saying I love you to your parents seems to happen once in a blue moon. But once you do, you do not know how much it can brighten up their day. Watch this awesome and well, tear-jerking video and maybe you can give your parents a call, and tell them how much you love them.
Though volumes can (and have) been written on breastfeeding tips and techniques, there are four basic positions that will get you started when learning your way around nursing.
1. Cross-cradle hold
For novice nursers, the cross-cradle hold is an easy position to master. Use one hand to hold your breast for support while your other hand holds baby up to the nipple. Use a pillow for height assistance if needed.
2. Cradle hold
This is the most commonly depicted position in pictures and media, and itís the one you probably imagined using before having a baby.
A US-based non-profit Consumer Reports unequivocally recommends pregnant women steer clear of all tuna fish, including canned, because of concerns over mercury. While Health Canada and the US Food and Drug Administration recommend avoiding fresh and frozen tuna during pregnancy because of its high mercury levels, light canned tuna (made from a smaller species of tuna, and therefore lower in mercury) has been deemed by both a safe bet when eaten once or twice a week.
Consumer Reportsís new research, however, states that despite light canned tunaís safer reputation, itís best to
Children usually enjoy bath time. Bathing your baby relaxes him as you carefully wash all the creases and folds. As children grow older, they become ready to assume this self-care task. Teaching them to bathe themselves will come in stages as they become more able to do a good job.
Young children will often take the washcloth from Mom or Dad and say, ďI do it!Ē When this happens you have been put on notice! Itís time to start teaching your child to bathe.
Before beginning, gather the towels, soaps, shampoos and bath toys you will need. After starting, youíre stuck there! Supervision remains extremely important for years to come.
Let your child apply soap to a wet washcloth and start at the face. Direct
As a mum, even if we want to look stylish (not sluggish), it seems we cannot afford to do so because of time constraint. We are always on the go, completing tasks after tasks. But good news because all we need is the ever-reliable scarf that can definitely add fashion to our everyday wear. One scarf and 25 ways to wear it. Watch this video:
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There are advantages associated with exposure to two languages in infancy, as team of investigators and clinician-scientists in Singapore and internationally have found. The findings reveal a generalized cognitive advantage that emerges early in bilingual infants, and is not specific to a particular language.
A team of investigators and clinician-scientists in Singapore and internationally have found that there are advantages associated with exposure to two languages in infancy. As part of a long-term birth cohort study of Singaporean mothers and their offspring