‘Rain Man’ gene discovery that a gene linked to the congenital brain abnormality
Rain Man won four Oscars back in 1989 and now three decades later Australian scientists have discovered more about the brain of the man who inspired the film. Australian researchers at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute have discovered a gene linked to the congenital brain abnormality that affected the... Read more
Young mum says her baby saved her life by finding her breast cancer
A 26-year-old mum has credited her baby boy with saving her life after his sudden refusal to breastfeed on one side, resulted in her being diagnosed with breast cancer. Sarah Boyle, of Staffordshire, UK, told BBC News that when her son, Teddy, was six months old, he “became very... Read more
Heartbroken mum urges all parents to vaccinate
A bereaved mum has taken to Reddit urging parents to “please please please god vaccinate your kids.” The raw and emotional post from a mum using an anonymous account begins by explaining that she had been in a bad place when she discovered that she was pregnant, and had... Read more
Allergy guidelines recommend  introduction of peanuts to high-risk infants
Katrina Hetherington cannot remember a time that her son Charley did not have eczema. When he was born, dry patches gathered in the creases of his little arms and legs, and soon he was wearing a full body suit with covered hands to stop him from scratching himself raw... Read more
It is important to have the Frog Orange baby carrier to carry your baby in the water
Every parent has experienced the stress of taking a baby to the beach or pool. You really do need the eight arms of an octopus in order to carry all the paraphernalia, in addition to safely carrying your baby. A baby carrier is the obvious answer in this situation,... Read more
The miraculous nutrition of breast milk  improve brain development in premature babies
Brain growth and development, among many other crucial processes, are completed during the final months and weeks of pregnancy. Therefore, babies born weeks before their due date tend to have smaller, underdeveloped brains. A new study presented at the Pediatric Academic Societies 2016 meeting, showed that premature infans who... Read more
Toxic chemicals in makeup, plastics and other everyday products,which are harming unborn babies, damaging the brain and reducing IQs
Most consumers generally assume that products available on the market are proven to be safe. They believe that the government would not allow any product on the market that may be harmful to their health. Unluckily, this is not true. Many products sold today contain toxic ingredients with very... Read more
Why you should try and how to get started the Baby massage
The art of baby massage has been practised around the world for thousands of years. While the benefits of baby or infant massage were intuitively known, recent research has now confirmed what many parents knew all along – that baby massage is indeed good for both parent and child.... Read more
What Mamas Need To Know About Their Son’s Penis Here are 5 things to know
There are plenty of new things to learn when you become a mama. But when you become a mama to a little boy, you have even more to learn! Apart from stereotypical or social constructs that can make having a little boy a wild new adventure, their biology is... Read more
Zika is not a Threat to the Babies of the World
It’s been nearly nine months since the word “Zika” flashed like a lightning bolt in the headlines of mainstream news. Before January 1, 2016, Zika was just one of many viruses that public health officials monitored. But suddenly in January of this year everything changed, as a nearly harmless... Read more