How breastmilk production really works
Breastmilk production is the subject of many breastfeeding myths. There is a common misconception that a mother’s breasts are like big bottles that constantly fill with breastmilk by some magical process separate from baby and mom. Babies then feed on tap from this ever-full reservoir. However, the truth is more complicated. Rather than “supply and demand,” breastfeeding actually works by a method of “demand and supply.” A mother will produce only the amount of breastmilk that her baby wants.
April 7, 2017
Why do babies cry?
For parents of newborns, the increased and often inconsolable crying of their infants during the first few months of life can be a frustrating and stressful experience.
March 6, 2017
Second baby survival guide
You’re pregnant again? Congratulations! Here are a few simple tricks to help you in your daily life.
January 9, 2017
Get your walking shoes ready!
The long summer days are perfect to start walking, and with them come more excuses to sit back and relax. Here are some simple walking workouts that will help you stay in shape this summer.
December 26, 2016
Learning is Child's Play
Free play is a wonderful way for children to learn important things by using their personality and imagination.
October 31, 2016
Female Sexual Dysfunction
Since the development of Viagra, male sexual dysfunction has received increasing acknowledgement and attention. On the other hand, female sexual dysfunction is much less discussed, and often more complex to treat.
April 4, 2016
Gestational diabetes and physical activity
Physical activity should be part of a daily routine for every women struggling with diabetes, whether pregnant or not. Here’s why.
May 4, 2015
Your baby’s first steps toward learning to speak
Your baby is born ready to learn language! His brain has special structures that enable him to learn about sounds, words and sentences when you speak to him.
November 17, 2014
Exercises, diets and breast milk
When they start exercising again, several women wonder if being active can affect or even ruin their milk production.
October 14, 2014
I haven’t been a father for long. For some, I’m not even a father. Maybe that’s because I didn’t become one in a scream. In fact, I was adopted four years ago.
August 4, 2014
What does it mean to be a single dad?
Here’s a beautiful text written by a single dad and a great way of seeing life despite the separations and other challenges that we can face as parents.
June 9, 2014
Important developmental milestones in young children
Over the past few decades, several studies have shown that the way children are cared for as infants and toddlers influences the person they will become.
March 14, 2014
Washable diaper maintenance
The main concern for parents who don’t use washable diapers is maintenance. And yet, the maintenance of washable diapers is often not very demanding.
March 8, 2014
Guacamole Chicken Salad
Discover the best recipes of the fruits and vegetables professionals, proposed by the "I love 5 to 10 servings a day" campaign.
February 23, 2014
Physiological changes during pregnancy
The significant physiological changes that occur during pregnancy cause symptoms that are felt from the first moments of pregnancy.
October 21, 2013