Author: Baby Shusher

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Preparing for Flu Season – Useful Information You Need to Know

Flu season is fast approaching. Take preventative measures and know what to do before you or your child falls ill. How do I prevent the flu? Get a flu shot Eat healthy, exercise, and maintain healthy practices Boost your immune system Getting the flu shot is not a guarantee that you will not catch the […]

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Tummy Time Benefits

What Is Tummy Time? Tummy Time is the time during the day your baby spends on their tummy while they are awake. Tummy Time is an important activity for your baby’s development and is endorsed by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). Because the AAP recommends that babies sleep on their backs for safety reasons, […]

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Pros and Cons of Children Using Devices

Children are increasingly using devices more and more every day. Chances are, you know a parent who occupies their children by letting them watch videos or play games on their cell phone. Letting your child use devices is completely your own choice. Hopefully, this post will help you make that decision! Pros of Using Devices […]

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How to Swaddle your Baby

  What is Swaddling? Swaddling is wrapping your baby snugly in a lightweight, usually cotton, blanket. This helps your baby feel secure and safe. Many people use swaddling to help their babies fall asleep. Swaddling can help soothe your baby if they are fussy or crying excessively. It should be done from birth to when […]

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Establishing a Sleeping Routine

It’s not unusual for newborns to have strange sleeping habits, particularly for them to want to sleep during the day and stay awake at night. If you are a new parent, you’ve likely received advice from many parents on how to achieve a sleeping routine. If your baby’s sleeping habits need some adjustment, here are […]

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Water Safety Rules Parents Need to Know

Summer is officially here! It’s time for fun in the sun and plenty of pool days. It’s no secret that swimming at the pool poses a risk to your children — drowning. It is a fear every parent has, so we’re going to give you a list of water safety rules you should know as […]

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Preventing Hot Car Related Deaths

You may be thinking, “I’ll never forget that I have my child with me in the car.” Most deaths related to hot cars are not intentional. Parents who have had these accidents happen to them probably said the same thing before. It is human nature to forget things from time to time. And, it is […]

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Preparing for the Birth of a Baby – Essential Baby Clothes

If you are expecting a baby in the next few months, the chances are you will have started planning for some of her important things, if not doing them and buying them already. Her crib may be chosen; her nursery may be painted and decorated; you may have some beautiful bedding to match the baby […]

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Swaddling Your Baby

Your baby was safely sheltered in the cozy cocoon of your womb for nine months before being transported into the world. No wonder swaddling her makes her feel “at home”. What is swaddling? Swaddling is snugly wrapping your baby in a blanket to make her feel safe and secure. Parents of colicky babies swear by […]

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Tips for Discreet Breastfeeding in Public

If you’re a new mom who is nursing your baby you may be nervous about doing so in public. Or perhaps you are disturbed by media reports of women who are harassed for breastfeeding in public and are considering pumping your milk to give your baby when you leave home. Here are some tips for […]

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