We explain which skin rashes you should worry about on your baby’s skin, and those that shouldn’t raise a sweat.
Expert advice on how to offer relief for these common baby skin conditions. By Françoise Gallet
Irritability, difficulty sleeping and ear-pulling, or head-banging in a younger baby, are all symptoms typical of teething. But they are
Rickets is a serious condition arising from vitamin D and/or calcium deficiency, and affects the development of bones in children.
Croup often begins as a typical cold. Look out for these signs and symptoms.
Six ways to save your baby's life. By Lynne Gidish
The number one trigger for shaken baby syndrome is frustration with a baby’s crying.
Here's why you shouldn't give babies under one honey.
We look at the causes of congenital torticollis - a twisted neck in babies - and how to treat it.
Our experts guide you through the most common genital health issues for little girls and boys. By Lynne Gidish
A newborn’s skin is sensitive and therefore easily susceptible to skin rashes. Here’s how to identify and treat newborn skin
All moms worry that their babies' cries indicate an unidentified underlying problem. This guide will put your mind at rest.
You’ve been told your baby has an upper lip tie. Now what? By Lisa Witepski
This tips won't necessarily cure your baby's acid reflux, but they can help make him more comfortable.
Ear infections, such as glue ear, are common in toddlers and small children – but even babies can be prone.
When a baby’s bowel movements become irregular or painful, constipation is often the problem. Try these seven remedies to get
Birth defects are now the third highest cause of early neonatal deaths in the Western Cape. We debunk some common
Registered midwife Philippa Hime gives advice on how to clear your baby’s nose if he has nasal congestion.
Babies can be born in all different shapes, sizes and even colours like blue. The blue colour can be frightening,
If you’re a new parent, it can be tricky to know for certain if your baby is unwell or not.
Congenital heart defect (CHD) is the most common type of birth defect and the leading cause of infant deaths in
Here’s what to expect if your child has reflux, and how to treat it. By Tammy Jacks
From vomiting to diarrhoea, gastric issues are common in babies. Here’s what causes them and how to make things better.
This expert advice will put your mind at rest when it comes to your child’s general health. By Lynne Gidish