Babies: Newborn – 2 yrs


Understanding Your Baby’s Mental Health Needs

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 By Aimee Ketchum
Understanding Your Baby's Mental Health Needs | Baby Chick

Just like physical health and cognitive health start at birth, so does your baby’s mental health. “Mental health” in babies refers to their social and emotional development throughout the first few years. Understanding early mental health is key in preventing mental health issues later on. Babies’ earliest experiences shape the brain so that future learning […]

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3 Ways Bath Time Can Help Your Baby’s Development

Friday, January 12, 2018 By Hannah Crews
3 Ways Bath Time Can Help Your Baby's Development | Baby Chick

I remember the first time I gave my baby girl a bath. I remember thinking how excited I was to watch her splash her hands in the water, to let her stare in amazement at all of the fun bubbles floating around her, to feel her sweet baby skin, to get her all nice and squeaky […]

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When Can I Expect My Baby to Have Growth Spurts?

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 By Aimee Ketchum
When Can I Expect My Baby to Have Growth Spurts? | Baby Chick

You just bought the three-month-old onesie and it already fits your baby like a body stocking! Another growth spurt? . . . Probably. Believe it or not, there usually is a way to predict when these growth spurts will occur. Some babies have growth spurts randomly at any old time, but research shows that most […]

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Cow’s Milk or Goat’s Milk: What’s Better for my Toddler?

Tuesday, December 26, 2017 By Hannah Crews
Cow’s Milk or Goat’s Milk: What’s Better for my Toddler? | Baby Chick

I breastfed my daughter for 14 months. And between months 10-14 I exclusively breastfed her. My husband and I were extremely happy that I was able to do so with her for that long. It came to the point to where we agreed it was time to start weaning her. However, I was wary about the transition […]

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What to Do if Your Pediatrician Tells You Your Baby has Torticollis

Friday, December 22, 2017 By Aimee Ketchum
What to Do if Your Pediatrician Tells You Your Baby has Torticollis | Baby Chick

The last few weeks in that utero is really tight quarters! Your baby may end up in a position that is less than ideal for their developing muscles. I’m sure I don’t have to tell you that. All third trimester mommies are well-accustomed to an elbow in the ribs, a foot on the bladder. It is […]

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