The first 30 days

The first 30 days in a baby life are the most important. Many aspects of routine care and feeding during this period would echo in his future. This is one of the core chapters in this site and I hope it will help you and your baby forever.

The first thirty days of the baby

Breast tissue in the newborn baby – benign hypertrophy and mastitis

Administration of Vitamin D to babies

Fever in infants younger than 1 month (4 weeks)

Cow milk protein sensitivity in breast fed babies

Uncombable hair syndrome

Oral thrush (oral candidiasis) in children

Baby’s fontanels

Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) or cot (crib) death

Seborrhea in infants and children

Abdominal pain (Colic) in babies

Newborn screening program

Suck blister

G6PD deficiency (Fava bean sensitivity)

Neonatal jaundice

Four good (and common) reasons for restlessness in babies

How many nipples does a child have?

Mongolian blue spots

Apgar score in babies

Baby’s sleep

Reflux (spit-ups) in babies

Microtia and ear reconstruction

Cow milk protein sensitivity

Baby ear deformities

What’s better – breastfeeding or formula?

Hypertrophic pyloric stenosis

Your first visit to the pediatrician’s office – when should this happen?

Tongue-tie (ankyloglossia) in infants

Congenital torticollis

Plagiocephaly (flat head syndrome) in infants

The baby’s umbilicus

Almost 50 important questions about babies

The right way to bottle feed

Immunizing babies against Hepatitis B

Baby’s nails

The hip joint in small babies

Baby’s acne


Growth charts and curves in children – what you need to know

Vitamin K injection at birth

Cutis marmorata

Things I have found in babies’ nappies

How to give your baby a bath?

Breast inflammation due to breastfeeding (mastitis)

Diaper rash or diaper dermatitis?

Drinking water and water for making baby formula

Meconium stained amniotic fluid