Young children are naturally inquisitive and often want to put their new ‘discoveries’ in their mouth to learn more about it. Children can choke on food, just like adults, but it’s far more likely that they will choke on toy parts and other objects. It is therefore sensible to take precautions against them choking.
Category: Infants (0-1 year)
No parent should ever bury their child. Even worse, blamed and charged for the death of the child. Unfortunately, this is what has happened to a couple in Georgia.
Any experienced mom or dad can tell you that little kids get sick a lot (and it’s not because you forgot to put socks on your little one’s feet, either!). Chances are, your cutie is coming down with one thing or another because she’s like every other baby and toddler…
Find out what causes common ear infections in babies and toddlers — and what you can do to ease your little one’s pain in the ear.
We’ve all been loathe to wake a sleeping baby, but that innocent decision had tragic consequences for this mum. An inquest in the UK has been told the circumstances behind the death of three-month-old baby Leia-Mai Smith, who died after being left to sleep in a bouncer…
Parents should not give children with a mild fever regular spoonfuls of paracetamol and ibuprofen, doctors advise today, as they warn that doing so could extend their illness or put their health at risk.