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10 Quick Tips on Taking Care Of A New Born Baby
Expecting your first baby? It’s always a good idea to get your knowledge updated on what’s correct or what’s wrong while handling a new baby. Here are a few baby care tips you should be aware of: 1- You should always breastfeed your baby as soon as you both are ready. Most of the midwives help you do that, in the case for any reason they are keeping your baby in a nursery, you should speak to them if you can breastfeed your baby. The first yellowish colostrum is full of nutrition and is very healthy for your baby. 2- As soon as you leave the hospital, you will need a car seat to take your baby. Hospitals won’t allow you to take away your babies without car seats. If you are taking your baby via your own car, buy a car seat or arrange for one. If you are going back home via a taxi, then find out in advance the taxi services which come with a baby car seat. 3- Your baby might get rashes at the beginning on his / her face or the body. It is normal for the baby’s to show up those small red […]
Throwing a Baby Shower Party
Having a baby in itself is an amazing feeling. To add on to this excitement, many people celebrate this special event through baby shower. It is a way where many cultures celebrate the transformation of a woman into a mother. When is Baby Shower Party Thrown? Baby Shower party normally happens around the last months of your pregnancy. This is a time when you are sure that everything is going fine inside your womb. Normally people plan it around seventh and eighth month of their pregnancy. Before planning your baby shower, just ensure that you have all your important people available to attend this event. You might want to speak to them and ensure they are available. Can someone else throw a baby shower party for the mom-to-be and dad-to-be? Normally the party is thrown by someone else to celebrate this event. If you are a close friend or relative of the family, you can also plan the party for them. Just ensure that you even discuss the idea with the family to ensure that all the important guests are invited for the party. Rest of the things can be kept a secret and a surprise for the couple. The […]
Do I need extra calories since I am pregnant?
For healthy pregnancy, you don’t require to overeat. A healthy balanced diet is what you need. Same ways, it is also not a time when you should go on a diet. Regarding the calorie intake, you don’t need any extra calories during the first and second trimester. However, this intake increases by around 200 calories per day during the third trimester or as suggested by the doctor. These figures might differ depending upon your BMI levels. Most of the women feel to eat less during their first trimester due to morning sickness, nausea that they face. Their diet turns into a normal diet during the second trimester and might increase during third trimester due to the increase in the requirement of your fetus. In order to avoid increasing too much weight during your pregnancy, its important that you define your food intake. Ensure to include more of proteins, fruits and vegetables, dairy etc. and avoid the intake of unwanted fats.