Tag Archives: Baby

Having a Flu While Pregnant

Having a Flu While Pregnant

  Flu poses a serious threat to pregnant women Flu is more likely to cause severe illness in pregnant women than in women who are not pregnant. Changes in the ...

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Microcephaly: What is Happening to the Babies?

Microcephaly: What is Happening to the Babies?

  Paris, France – Pregnant women are being urged to think twice before travelling to Latin American and Caribbean countries battling a rise in cases of microcephaly — a rare but ...

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Factfile: What is Rotavirus?

Factfile: What is Rotavirus?

  BABY MINDER – Rotavirus is the most common virus that infects the gut (stomach and intestine) causing gastroenteritis in infants and children. Almost every child has been infected with ...

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No Smoking While Breastfeeding, Lactating Mothers Told

No Smoking While Breastfeeding, Lactating Mothers Told

  Lactating mothers should avoid smoking, drinking alcohol, and using illegal drugs to ensure the safety of their child while they are breastfeeding. This is a reminder from breastfeeding experts and ...

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Can a Diabetic Mom Breast-Feed Her Baby?

Can a Diabetic Mom Breast-Feed Her Baby?

  There is no question about breast milk being excellent and complete food for babies. The Food and Nutrition Research Institute, Department of Science and Technology (FNRI-DOST) says that all mothers under ...

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Keeping Your Baby Away From Food-Borne Illness

Keeping Your Baby Away From Food-Borne Illness

  Taking care and feeding the baby are your major responsibilities as a mother. It is your job to keep your baby safe from food-borne illness. It is important to practice ...

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China to Provide More Baby Safe Havens

China to Provide More Baby Safe Havens

  BEIJING, February 17, 2014 (AFP) – China will provide safe havens for parents to abandon unwanted children across most of the country, despite debate on whether they could see ...

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