How Much and How Often Should You Feed Formula?

Although formula feeding does require more calculating and measuring than breastfeeding, it is a simple process to get the hang of. Here’s everything you need to know about how much formula your baby should be drinking and how often you should be feeding your baby. When it comes to breastfeeding, figuring out whether or notContinue reading “How Much and How Often Should You Feed Formula?”

How do I know if my baby has reflux?

It is very common for babies to spit up and have reflux after feeding. If your baby is experiencing reflux, there are a few simple things you can do to help relieve your baby’s discomfort. When a baby is first born, their stomach is about the same size as their fist. Given such a limitedContinue reading “How do I know if my baby has reflux?”

Do’s and Don’ts of Introducing Solids to Baby

You are about to go on an exciting journey of introducing the world of food to your baby. But before you do, here’s everything you should know about when to start introducing solids, how to safely introduce solid foods, and some things to avoid doing during the process. By the time your baby hits 4Continue reading “Do’s and Don’ts of Introducing Solids to Baby”

Should I Feed My Baby Bamba?

Thanks to landmark clinical studies and recent medical guidelines, we now know that introducing allergy-causing foods (like peanut) to babies early and often helps prevent them from developing food allergies later in life.  In fact: New guidelines from the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology (AAAAI) state, “To prevent peanut.. allergy, peanut…should be introduced”Continue reading “Should I Feed My Baby Bamba?”

The Truth about Formula Feeding: 17 Facts No One Told Us About Formula Feeding

Stuck deciding whether or not you should breastfeed or formula feed your baby? Here are some things parents wished they had known about formula feeding that you should consider. The choice of breastfeeding or formula feeding your baby might feel like one of the biggest decisions you have to make before the arrival of yourContinue reading “The Truth about Formula Feeding: 17 Facts No One Told Us About Formula Feeding”

The Top 10 Myths About Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding is a special bonding moment that you will get to share with your newborn baby. Before you start breastfeeding, here are the top 10 myths debunked about breastfeeding you should keep in mind. As an expecting mother, you are likely doing all the research you can to learn everything you need to know beforeContinue reading “The Top 10 Myths About Breastfeeding”

How to introduce your baby to peanut? (Hint: NOT the peanut butter kiss!)

Learn about the dual allergen exposure hypothesis, why this hypothesis shows that giving your baby the “peanut butter kiss” is a bad idea.  Many parents have heard about the “peanut butter kiss” as a possible way to introduce food allergens. The “peanut butter kiss” involves spreading peanut butter on your lips, then kissing your babyContinue reading “How to introduce your baby to peanut? (Hint: NOT the peanut butter kiss!)”

Our Guide to the Latest Research on Early Allergen Introduction

Learn more about new research on early allergen introduction and what it means for your family With food allergies on the rise, it’s exciting that parents now have new ways to try to prevent food allergies. But with all of this new research on food allergy prevention, it can be overwhelming for parents of infantsContinue reading “Our Guide to the Latest Research on Early Allergen Introduction”

Should I introduce cow’s milk to my baby?

Introducing your baby to milk before their first birthday will help reduce their risk of developing a milk allergy later in life. Learn how you should introduce cow’s milk to your baby.  For the best chance at preventing a milk allergy, babies should be introduced to cow’s milk before their first birthday. But many parentsContinue reading “Should I introduce cow’s milk to my baby?”

Food Allergic Reaction v. Eczema Flare-Up: Which One Is My Child Having?

What is the difference between a food allergic reaction and an eczema flare-up? Learn what triggers each one, what each one looks like, and how to know if your little one is experiencing a flare-up or an allergic reaction.  Food allergies and eczema are closely related. They’re both considered “allergic conditions,” and they both involveContinue reading “Food Allergic Reaction v. Eczema Flare-Up: Which One Is My Child Having?”