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Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS)

Trusted information on sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) including what it is, causes, checklist for safe sleeping, plus links to trusted resources.

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Health checks for babies

Information on your Child Health Record booklet and regular health checks, when your child should be checked, plus links to trusted resources.

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Bottle feeding with formula

Information on bottle feeding with baby formula including how much and how often, which formula is best, the added extras, plus links to trusted resources.

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How your baby gains weight

All babies will gain weight differently, but there are some guidelines for healthy weight gain. Find out what to expect and how to deal with sudden weight changes.

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Trusted information on breastfeeding including the benefits, when you can start, how often, positioning your baby, and where to get help and support.

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Baby feeding

Links to trusted information about baby feeding.

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Baby rash

Nappy rash and cradle cap are common in babies. They are usually easily treated and won’t cause long-term problems – here are some self-care tips.

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Children's feet

Caring for children's feet starts from birth. Learn how to look after your child's feet, keep them in tiptop condition and start them off on the right foot.

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What Were We Thinking!

Jean Hailes' free app, What Were We Thinking!, provides information to help new parents. It is available from the Google Play Store and Apple iOS Store.

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Looking after a sick child

Trusted information on looking after a sick child including how to make them feel more comfortable, getting expert help and dealing with minor accidents.

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Tay-Sachs disease

Tay-Sachs disease is a genetic disorder which leads to the premature death of young children. Read more about Tay-Sachs disease on our partner pages.

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