1. You’ve noticed unpleasant skin changes Dark, velvety patches in the folds of skin, usually on the back of the neck, elbows, or knuckles, are often an early warning sign of too-high blood sugar levels. Although genetics or hormonal conditions can cause the skin disorder, called acanthosis nigricans, “when I notice the patches, the first thing I do is test my patient’s blood sugar,” says Sanjiv Saini, MD, a dermatologist in Edgewater, Maryland. “High insulin levels promote the growth of skin cells, and melanin, a pigment in these cells, makes the patches dark.” The test may show that the patient already has diabetes, but, more likely, [...]
One of the important part of nourishing a baby is Breastfeeding…. one should exclusively breastfeed a baby upto 6 months…
The decision to breastfeed is a hugely personal one.
Moreover, not all women are able to breastfeed. For instance, some women who have had breast operations can have difficulty breastfeeding.
Fortunately, there are a number of aids for breastfeeding available on the market.
Talk to your lactation consultant, midwife, doctor or health visitor about it.
Benefits of breatfeeding:
1. Nutrients and Protection
Breast milk is the best food to help your baby to [...]
Breastfeeding can be sometimes difficult Especially for New Mums ….
It is Highly Recommended that you breastfeed your baby exclusively upto 6 monthsIt will supply your baby important nutrients , boost his immune system, help him to fight from deadly infections and will also protect you from deadly disease like Breast cancer.
Many new mothers are surprised to learn that breastfeeding isn’t necessarily instinctive; instead, it is a skill that must be developed over time. Background knowledge, a group of empathetic mothers, and professional support are often keys to success.
Correct Method of Breastfeeding is Equally Impotant as breastfeeding [...]
Preparing your kid for School is definitely a tough job.
Adjusting to school can be tough for any child .
You can help ease your child’s with these ideas and activities.
It is not as difficult as it is made out to be. Every child is bound to get admission somewhere or the other. What else are we supposed to do to get our kids admitted!!
Start planning when your child is 2 & half years:
Some schools don’t take nursery admissions because they don’t have any more seats. If you want your child to be in a particular school, better you admit her in pre-nursery so that you don’t face rejection next [...]
Travelling can be a real fun , if your trip is really a planned one.
Travelling with your baby is a bit different one. You need to plan your trip nicely for the comfort of young one.Most of the time you prefer to avoid travelling with your baby but his is definitely not the solution
Obviously babies need lots of attention and feeds, so travelling long distances and going on holiday can be difficult to manage. And you may be feeling exhausted, too. Your trip can be a real fun with you baby if are prepared before hand.
Here are some tips for you if you are going to travel with your baby
How old your baby is?
Your baby can travel soon after [...]
Morning sickness is one of the most troublesome entity of early pregnancy.. its name is misnomer since, vomiting can occur anytime
Among most of the females, problem last upto first trimester only… but it can last throughout pregnancy also
Excessive Vomiting during Pregnancy is Known as Hyperemesis Gravidarum for which you need Immediate Hospitalisation
Cause is basically Hormonal including HCG, progestrone etc.
Treatment isn’t usually needed — although various home remedies, such as snacking throughout the day and sipping ginger ale, often help relieve nausea.
Seek Immediate help if :The nausea or vomiting is [...]
Naming is one of the confusing and cute task for every parent. Name is always important. If you are waiting for your Feb-born or short listing names as an excited mom-to-be, you have come to the right place. There is no better name than that which means love. Every time you call out for your little one, you will chant love. May your bundle of joy be blessed with limitless love!
For baby girls:Amia – A pretty English name that translates to beloved. Freya – The name owes its origin to the Scandinivian Goddess of Love. Cara – Rooted in Latin, Cara means beloved. Caralissa – Caralissa can be the sister of Cara and it is the Latin version of beloved. Darla – Hello [...]