We do not know how to deal with death. It is a great defect that most adults have, that we do not know how to accept it and we turn our backs continuously. That a woman suffers an abortion? He is told that he is young and may have more, that surely he did not have to be born, that better so not later, etc. That a baby dies at birth?Read More
Chocolates and snacks are one of the most desired products for young and old, and we are the parents who must put control, not only on the consumption of these in our children, but also in ours, because what they see us Doing will be what they want to imitate. One of the companies that produce chocolate candies and snacks is Mars, surely everyone knows at least some of their products.
Last Monday the WHO (World Health Organization) issued a statement that has revolutionized the networks and lives of many of us. In the statement, which you can read in full here, WHO put processed meats such as sausages, cold cuts and bacon in the carcinogen group, where other products such as tobacco and asbestos and red meat are found in the " possible carcinogens. "
Today I will tell you something that has seemed really novel and can mean the end of the preparatory courses as we knew them until now. These are the online childbirth preparation courses. In preprarciónalparto.eu they offer courses for pregnant women on how to prepare for childbirth, on maternity and paternity with baby care guidelines (both still under construction) and gymnastics for pregnant women, which is already working with exercises to keep fit and facilitate the Birth.
Waiting for confirmation by an ultrasound if you wait for a girl or boy will be a thing of the past in a few years. According to a review of 57 studies that a blood test has been done in the United States to know the sex of the baby at seven weeks is a reliable and safe method. Compared to amniocentesis, an invasive test that is performed to determine, in addition to sex, congenital problems in the baby, the blood test does not pose a risk to the mother or the child.
As you know, every Wednesday we ask you a question so you can answer it in our Answers section and vote on the responses of other users. We also announce the most voted response of the previous week. This week, we want to know what you think about sex in pregnancy. Not all women wear it the same.
Ikea has withdrawn its Leopard highchair from the international market, one of the most modern aesthetically speaking highchairs that exist, due to the risk of injury and suffocation that it entails. The high chair is composed of a structure and a chair that are joined by a gear that, apparently, can break or be released causing the child to fall.
Sleep (at least the pull) and parenthood seem to be incompatible activities. We all know how uphill things are done when we haven't rested, right? In addition, sleeping poorly and badly has other negative consequences ... But don't despair, I tell you what they are and what we can do to try to get some rest.
Systemic lupus erythematosus is a chronic disease that usually affects the skin, joints, blood and kidneys, but there are cases in which it can affect other organs. Our immune system manufactures antibodies that protect the body against bacteria, viruses, etc.
In January, as every year, the Spanish Association of Pediatrics publishes the agreed vaccine schedule for the current year with the intention and desire that all the autonomous communities accept it and the difference ends (absurd) of criteria among them, which makes 19 different calendars.
The fight against childhood obesity can not only be carried out at home, even if this is the area in which, above all, we must instill healthy living habits. The school also plays a fundamental role in the fight against childhood obesity since school, since most Spanish children will spend a large part of their daily work in it.
Sometimes we get into our problems and forget to turn our heads to look at the problems of others. Beyond religious issues, which some may share and others not, it is very interesting what is expressed in a letter to the director of the electronic newspaper Hispanidad, which compares the reality that women live in some disadvantaged countries like Peru with the situation in the developed countries.
The benefits of delayed umbilical cord clamping in newborns are several, both for the mother and the baby, in the short and long term. This practice is part of the recommendations in the first hour of life of the baby. In the document entitled "Beyond Survival: Comprehensive practices during childbirth care, beneficial for the nutrition and health of mothers and children", of the Pan American Health Organization (the regional office of the World Health Organization ), a section dedicated to the recommendations about the umbilical cord cut is offered.
As we said yesterday, today, June 5, World Environment Day is celebrated, and we can celebrate it with our children in many ways. One of them is to spend a moment of the day reading together a story that deals with our natural environment and the importance of its care. Here I leave some examples of stories that we can find on the Internet and that will help us have a good time with the little ones while raising awareness about environmental issues.
We want to be closer to our readers and as of today you can read Babies and more on your tablet in the new adapted version. We have adapted our template so that all our contents are perfectly visible on the device. You will see some changes as the information is ordered differently and there are new options.
This new printable Meninheira Educational do not think I miss it, because fractions can be fun if you try to teach them in an entertaining way, and in addition to doing so, knowledge may persist. As you know, in the fourth year of Primary school the kids start in this exciting world, and in Fifth they must apply what they have learned to work more thoroughly.
I was very surprised by Dr. Santi's recent article in his blog, Reflections of a Tanned Pediatrician, in which he explains that in a recent meeting of Catalan pediatricians, the problem of why families maintain a growing tendency not to want to vaccinate was discussed to their children according to the calendar and the sanitary recommendations in the Spanish autonomous communities.
When I am with my nieces I love to make cookies. They have a great time kneading and cutting and then I'm calm because I know they are going to eat very well. This weekend I was making a recipe for dairy cow cookies to make with the children and they had such a good time, that I recommend you make this recipe when you have occasion.
Little by little the town where we have spent the summer is emptying. There are hardly any vacationers left. The beach, even in the busiest area, is without people. The beach bars close. Friends pack their bags, leave in their cars on the road. We are going to talk, within our Special Summer with children in Babies and more, about this special moment: the end of summer, what it means, what it makes us feel and we are going to give you some ideas to celebrate it.