How to cut your baby’s nails?

Although the baby is small, But the baby’s little nails, But it is not soft at all. For babies, Due to age constraints, The baby can’t control his movements, As a result, small nails often follow casual movements, Streak across the baby’s own or parents’ face. If the small fingernails are long at this time, it may lead to damage. Folk people do not cut their fingernails for newborns or even bite their fingernails with their teeth. I don’t agree with such practices. Nails are not cut unhygienic, and may scratch the baby’s own. What are the tips for trimming your baby’s fingernails? First of all, you should prepare a set of special manicure tools for your baby. Including small Read More …

Reasonable Weaning Speak Skills, Adults and Children Hard Less

From time to time, I heard mothers communicate about weaning their babies, It was found that many mothers did not know that how weaned their babies reasonably. They mistakenly believed that weaning should be [continuous weaning is already done, and once weaning is done, it must be done]. The day before, they gave their babies several meals of breast milk, but the next day they did not give them any more. In order to wean, they let their mothers and babies be separated for several days, and even forced their babies not to eat breast milk by smearing chili and essential balm on their nipples. Improper weaning scares the baby. Every time I see this, I feel very uncomfortable. You Read More …

Children don’t like eating? Seven sins of parents!

Children don’t eat well, parents should not complain about their children blindly, on the contrary, they should first check whether they have not done well enough. Dr. Osie summarized seven common bad feeding behaviors of parents, welcome to check against them. 1. 饮食单调, 很少换花样 A friend once told me that her son’s appetite has not been as good as before recently. On closer examination, it turned out that she had arranged tomatoes, scrambled eggs and rice for her children at noon every day for three consecutive months. God! The poor child is young and can’t speak yet. If he can express himself in words, I really don’t know that the child will how [blood and tears accuse]. 2. Trick people Read More …

What vaccines does the baby need?

In our country, vaccines are divided into two categories: planned vaccines and unplanned vaccines: Planned vaccines are the vaccines included in the national regulations for planned immunization. Infants must be vaccinated after birth. Vaccination within the plan is free of charge. Planned vaccines include BCG vaccine, hepatitis B vaccine, poliomyelitis vaccine, DPT triple vaccine, measles vaccine, Japanese encephalitis vaccine and meningococcal vaccine, totaling 7 kinds of vaccines. The recommended vaccination time is as follows: At birth: hepatitis B vaccine (first time), BCG vaccine 1 month old: hepatitis B vaccine (second time) 2 months old: polio vaccine (first time) 3 months old: polio vaccine (second time), DPT (first time) 4 months old: polio vaccine (third time), DPT (second time) Five months Read More …

Do children need DHA supplements?

Parents all hope their babies can be healthy and intelligent, and DHA, known as “brain gold”, has received special attention from parents. However, is DHA really that magical? Does the baby need DHA supplements? Today, Dr. Clove will tell you about the DHA supplement for babies. What is good about DHA? In short, DHA can help baby’s nerve and vision development. The full name of DHA [docosahexaenoic acid] belongs to-3 unsaturated fatty acid. It has long carbon chain and many double bonds, and is closely related to the development of brain nerves and vision. Studies have shown that adequate DHA intake by mothers during pregnancy and lactation can promote the development of baby’s nerve, vision and immune system and long-term Read More …

How do babies do passive exercises? Do it!

[Passive Exercise] There is also a name called [Baby Exercise], which is suitable for every baby one month after birth. The purpose of doing baby exercises is not to make the baby smarter in the future-I can’t help but spit out a groove: any parenting promoted by [smart] is a poison. Because this statement takes advantage of most parents who are eager for quick success and instant benefits, it will only make the truth look like flowers in a fog. Why do you need to do exercises for full-term babies? Baby exercises are suitable for every baby. Yes, every baby. The reason is to help parents find out whether the baby has muscular tension abnormalities in the process of doing Read More …

Do exclusively breast-fed babies need water?

A mother asked: Doctor, the weather is getting hotter slowly. Our baby is still exclusively breast-fed. Do you need additional water? It is true that small babies need to increase liquid intake in hot days, but babies under 6 months old who are exclusively breast-fed do not need to drink water, just drink more breast milk. Children, especially small infants, are prone to heatstroke due to abnormal temperature rise in hot summer or early autumn, high temperature, high humidity and strong heat radiation. Small babies have a large relative demand for water and poor tolerance to water shortage, while high temperature, high heat and excessive sweating may cause dehydration to varying degrees. Therefore, in high temperature weather, when the temperature Read More …

Development Characteristics and Nursing Precautions of Newborns

0 ~ 7 days is when the baby is separated from the mother, The beginning of living alone. For novice parents who have just changed roles, How to take care of the baby is often a strange new knowledge. The growth and development status can reflect the baby’s nutrition, health status, Remind Baopa and Baoma in time to pay attention to whether their baby care and feeding methods are correct. Therefore, the following is a talk about the characteristics and laws of baby growth and development in 0 ~ 7 days, providing reference for Baopa and Baoma in evaluating the baby’s health status. Normal range of growth and development The fetus depends on the mother for survival, so the mother’s Read More …

Development Characteristics and Nursing Key of 1-month-old Baby

The baby has been living alone in the new world for a month. Perhaps you will find that he seems to only eat milk, sleep or excrete every day, but in fact, the function of various organs in his whole body is quietly changing from immaturity to initial construction and consolidation, with more actions and reactions. Let’s take a look at what changes have taken place in the growth and development of the one-month-old baby. Normal range of growth and development Normal length and weight range of 1-month-old infants Interpretation of Body Length (CM) and Weight (KG) Indicators of 1-month-old Infants Baby boys 48.7 ~ 61.23.09 ~ 6.33 Most babies will begin to grow rapidly at this stage. The average Read More …