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

Cow milk protein sensitivity in breast fed babies

Neonatal jaundice

Mongolian blue spots

Newborn screening program

Hip ultrasounds in infants for DDH detection – in the words of a radiologist

Cow milk protein sensitivity

Abdominal pain (Colic) in babies

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

Uncombable hair syndrome

Breast inflammation due to breastfeeding (mastitis)

How to give your baby a bath?

The baby’s umbilicus

The right way to bottle feed

Breast tissue in the newborn baby – benign hypertrophy and mastitis

Meconium stained amniotic fluid

Suck blister

How many nipples does a child have?

What’s better – breastfeeding or formula?

Fever in infants younger than 1 month (4 weeks)

G6PD deficiency (Fava bean sensitivity)

The hip joint in small babies

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

Microtia and ear reconstruction

Vitamin K injection at birth

Baby’s fontanels

How to be the best grandparents

Reflux (spit-ups) in babies

Almost 100 frequently asked questions about babies – a must read for all parents

Plagiocephaly (flat head syndrome) in infants

Seborrhea in infants and children


Cutis marmorata

Baby’s nails

Baby ear deformities

Immunizing babies against Hepatitis B

Baby’s acne

Hypertrophic pyloric stenosis

Oral thrush (oral candidiasis) in children

Drinking water and water for making baby formula

Things I have found in babies’ nappies

Congenital torticollis

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

What do babies see? Everything you need to know about your baby’s vision

Administration of Vitamin D to babies

Apgar score in babies

Baby’s sleep

Four good (and common) reasons for restlessness in babies

Diaper rash or diaper dermatitis?

Tongue-tie (ankyloglossia) in infants