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

Things I have found in babies’ nappies

Baby’s acne

Oral thrush (oral candidiasis) in children

Meconium stained amniotic fluid

Four good (and common) reasons for restlessness in babies

Breast inflammation due to breastfeeding (mastitis)


Congenital torticollis

Baby’s sleep

Plagiocephaly (flat head syndrome) in infants

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

Hypertrophic pyloric stenosis

Drinking water and water for making baby formula

What’s better – breastfeeding or formula?

Breast tissue in the newborn baby – benign hypertrophy and mastitis

The baby’s umbilicus

Almost 50 important questions about babies

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

Baby’s nails

Administration of Vitamin D to babies

Diaper rash or diaper dermatitis?

Apgar score in babies

Mongolian blue spots

Neonatal jaundice

Tongue-tie (ankyloglossia) in infants

Baby ear deformities

Reflux (spit-ups) in babies

Baby’s fontanels

Cutis marmorata

The right way to bottle feed

How to give your baby a bath?

Vitamin K injection at birth

Abdominal pain (Colic) in babies

Cow milk protein sensitivity in breast fed babies

Uncombable hair syndrome

How many nipples does a child have?

Cow milk protein sensitivity

Fever in infants younger than 1 month (4 weeks)

G6PD deficiency (Fava bean sensitivity)

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

Newborn screening program

Seborrhea in infants and children

Immunizing babies against Hepatitis B

Suck blister

The hip joint in small babies