The danger of a cold sore

It seems so innocent, a lot of people know this problem after all. A cold sore. Usually goes over again automatically. It seems so innocent, but still ... did you know that cold sores for your newborn baby can be life-threatening? A cold sore can even lead to meningitis in your child, younger than three months, but you also need to prevent the herpes virus in a six-month-old baby.

The afternoon nap

Of course, there will be a time when your baby will not or hardly needs his afternoon nap, but then he is also a bit older. Until your child is about 15 to 18 months, he still needs several daytime summers. From about 15 months this can be reduced to one afternoon nap.

8 tips on how to train your baby

It would be nice if your child decides to do his or her needs on the toilet one day after another. But unfortunately that does not work that way. If you do not want to change diapers anymore, there is only one thing. You have to train your baby yourself. This process is also called toilet training.

Why is my baby crying?

Your baby has only one convincing way to communicate and that is crying. Especially for newborn babies. On average, a baby cries about 1.5 hours a day. This crying reaches a peak when your baby is 6 weeks old and then decreases. When your baby is 3 months old, you will have more rest in the tent.

What is a caesarean section?

Sometimes your pregnancy is not quite as expected, so that a natural delivery is no longer possible. Here are the following reasons: Your pelvis are too narrow for the head of your baby Your baby is in such a position that it can not pass through your pelvis (cross) The placenta is in front of the cervix The umbilical cord comes from the uterus emerge There is still no sufficient access but your baby is in distress Despite pain stimulants, the digestion does not progress Your baby must be rushed

The delivery begins - every delivery in its own way

The end date is getting closer. There are few women who give birth on the due date of their child. A normal delivery takes place at a gestational age between the 38th and 42nd week.A child is usually viable from a gestational age of 26 weeks. But if your baby is already born, he is still very vulnerable and he will have to spend a considerable time in an incubator.