Exclusive breastfeeding protects babies from pneumonia, diarrhoea

The breast milk is the most nutritious food a mother can give her newly born baby. It is also the best food for a growing infant. Experts say that for the baby to get all the benefits inherent in it, the mother must practise exclusive breastfeeding. Consultant Paediatrician, Dr. Yeni Olarenwaju, defines exclusive breastfeeding as… [Read More...] …read more

Foster parents needed for babies withdrawing from drugs

“There is a rising tide of babies born to drug addicted mothers,” says Pam Fisette, a social work supervisor at the Henderson County Department of Social Services, “and we desperately need more families willing to care for them. Ten years ago we would take an occasional drug-dependent infant into custody, but in the last 12 months we’ve placed nine in foster homes.” …read more

Babies"R"Us® Announces New Services And Unique Solutions To Assist Expectant And New Parents With Newborn Feeding …

WAYNE, N.J., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Babies”R”Us®, the nation’s leading dedicated baby products retailer, has introduced a comprehensive series of compelling and differentiated services and solutions designed to help new and expectant parents navigate the journey of newborn feeding. Dedicated to ease parents’ decision-making process when it comes to selecting feeding options and products … …read more

Batter Up, Babies

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos are partnering with Baptist Hospital and Sacred Heart Hospital to officially welcome the newest residents of Pensacola – newborns – to the Wahoos Life. Now every infant born at Baptist or Sacred Heart will receive a Pensacola Blue Wahoos cream knit beanie that reads “Pensacola Blue Wahoos Rookie” with the team’s fish logo. …read more