health


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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Could My Baby Have a Tongue-tie?

Thursday, December 7, 2017 By Aimee Ketchum
Understanding Weight Loss for Your Body Type | Baby Chick

Ankyloglossia, or “tongue-tie” is a condition when the tiny piece of skin called the frenulum that connects the baby’s tongue to the bottom of their mouth is shorter than usual and the baby does not have full motion of their tongue. This is sometimes identified by the pediatrician during an early well-baby check, but it […]

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What you Need to Know about Pregnancy, Gum Infections, and Neonatal Health

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 By Ratna Bajpai
What you Need to Know about Pregnancy, Gum Infections, and Neonatal Health | Baby Chick

Welcome to the second trimester! Your trusted guidebook says that this is going to be the most comfortable phase of your pregnancy, and you’re looking forward to it. Radiating a spirit of confidence, you begin the day with the tooth brushing routine. All of a sudden, your effervescent demeanor seems to be replaced by a sense […]

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What to Expect at Baby’s First Pediatrician Visits

Thursday, November 23, 2017 By Tessy Kadavil
What to Expect at Baby's First Pediatrician Visits | Baby Chick

I know the feeling when you first find out that you’re expecting and you feel like you have TONS of time to prep and get ready and read every book known to man and feel like you could do this with your eyes closed. And then you give birth and you realize that there is […]

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10 Ways to Incorporate the Kids into Your Workout Routine

Monday, November 20, 2017 By Kyndra Johnson
10 Ways to Incorporate the Kids into Your Workout Routine | Baby Chick

Between diapers and feedings, nap time and attempting to maintain an acceptable level of hygiene, it can be seemingly impossible to find for your workout routine. If you are working at all it can be even tougher! The demands of a mother are endless and we just about always put our needs last. Dead last. […]

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What Every Mom Must Have in her Pleasure Box

Thursday, November 16, 2017 By Amy Levine
What Every Mom Must Have in her Pleasure Box | Baby Chick

It’s no secret that scheduling what we need and want to do, staying organized and being prepared makes family life easier for ourselves and the ones we love. As a sex coach, wife and mom who works with many couples who have kids, I know firsthand that when it comes to intimacy, the same principles […]

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How to Get Rid of Loose Skin after Pregnancy

Friday, November 10, 2017 By Kate Horney
How to Get Rid of Loose Skin after Pregnancy | Baby Chick

In this Baby Chick article we talked about 7 tips to prevent pregnancy stretch marks. But another common topic among moms with stretching bellies is what to do AFTER you’ve had your baby. Many moms are confused about how to get rid of loose skin after they lose their baby weight but still have a “baby […]

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Can Babies Go to the Chiropractor?

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 By Alayna Pagnani-Gendron
Can Babies Go to the Chiropractor? | Baby Chick

Babies can go to the chiropractor? Shocking to many! But this is one of the best things you can do for your little one. Why do babies need chiropractic adjustments? Babies and children benefit from adjustments. Birth can be a traumatic experience on a newborn’s body. They are pulled, torqued, squeezed, and twisted–all which is […]

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5 Toxins to Avoid in Baby Skin Care Products

Friday, September 22, 2017 By Hannah Crews
5 Toxins to Avoid in Baby Skin Care Products | Baby Chick

There is nothing more precious to us than our babies and children. And while we can’t control everything that happens in our children’s lives, we can control certain things – like the products we use on them, or expose them to. While it is known that what we should put only the healthiest of foods […]

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