Motherhood

This section has the best tips, most useful facts, and the latest science on pregnancy and parenting. Feeding, illness, emotional management, conflict resolution, communicating with your teenage children… Anything you’ve ever wondered about motherhood is here in this section.

How to Calm Your Baby’s Hiccups

When a baby has hiccups, it can be a bit worrisome for parents, especially when they happen recurrently. However, contrary to what many think, that delicate “hip” “hip” isn’t anything serious, nor is it annoying for your little one. Most…

Caring for Your Newborn During the First Months

Motherhood is a gateway to great changes and transformations. In fact, it means the arrival of a new person with particular needs that will depend entirely on you. That’s why it’s important to prepare ahead of time and to know…

5 Tips for Raising a Healthy Teenager

Let’s face it: being a teenager isn’t easy. If your teenager is having troubles, don’t worry: it’s probably a product of the way they see the world during this stage in their life. It’s important to support them through their…

5 Effects of Fighting at Home on Your Children

No matter how happy and mature your relationship is, there will always be arguments and difficult moments at home. Sometimes, however, you may forget that your child is present and that can have serious, negative repercussions on their development. That’s…

Why You Shouldn’t Circumcise Your Baby

When you give birth to a baby boy, there are a lot of different opinions about a crucial issue: what to do about the foreskin of the penis. Pediatricians don’t always agree: there are those who think it’s necessary to…

8 Questions to Ask Your Children’s Teachers

Our children spend a good part of the day at school. Having good communication with your children’s teachers is fundamental to supporting and strengthening their learning process during school as well as to knowing that they are OK. That’s why…

Being a Single Mother: What Awaits You

It’s not easy being a single mother. However, there have been single mothers since time immemorial. These amazing women raise and educate their children on their own or with little help. There are millions of single mothers who have raised happy…

How to React When Children Bite

It’s common that children bite during a phase that occurs between two to three years of age. This occurs when they start to have emotions they didn’t have previously (such as anger, frustration, or jealousy) and don’t know how to…

Two Diets for Children with Obesity

Over the past few years, the number of children with obesity has increased dramatically. Many parents are looking for dietary solutions for their children to prevent future heart disease, diabetes, asthma, and even social discrimination. To help with this, today we’ll…

What to do about Disobedient Children

Disobedient children can be a headache for parents. Childhood is one of the happiest and most challenging times for every parents. There are many stages, challenges and changes that they must face together. Meanwhile, they must try to maintain the…

Signs of Attention Deficit Disorder in Children

Attention deficit disorder in children is one of the greatest causes for worry among parents. However, due to its complexity, it is difficult to get an accurate diagnosis when you first notice its early signs. Children with ADHD (attention deficit…

Teach a Child What to Do if They Get Lost

Losing a child is every parent’s worst nightmare. Whether it be in a public space or in your own neighborhood, it’s a situation that no family should have to go through. However, it happens more than we would like to…

Iron-deficiency Anemia in Children

Iron-deficiency anemia in children is a condition that comes from a deficiency in iron. This mineral is an essential part of hemoglobin, a protein responsible for transporting oxygen in the blood to keep your body’s tissues functioning optimally. This disease…

Why Babies Sleep Best Next to Their Mothers

“Why does my baby sleep only when he’s next to me?” many new mothers ask, tearful and tired after several nights of poor sleep. The answer is simple. It’s natural: babies sleep best when they’re close to their mother.  After spending nine…

Four Problems of Being an Only Daughter

From birth, an only daughter may become spoiled at home and become mom and dad’s little princess. As a result, her parents may be overprotective. They may also make an extra effort to take care of her needs, since she’s…