Choosing A Sport

If your child has decided that he wants to become involved in a sports activity, he will have to decide which one to select. Of course, he should choose one that he will enjoy; even though your first love may be baseball or softball, let him choose soccer if that is...

Breastfeeding: Latch-On And Let-Down

Correct positioning, or latch-on, is a key element of successful breastfeeding. You can encourage good latch-on by touching your breast to the center of your baby’s lips. This stimulates your baby to open his mouth widely. As this occurs, pull your baby straight...

Bottlefeeding And Formula

Types of bottlefeeding formulas. Most infant formulas are available in ready-to-feed liquid forms, concentrates, and powders. Although ready-to-feed formulas are convenient, they are the most expensive. Formula made from concentrate is prepared by mixing equal amounts...

Car Seats: Basics For Correct Usage

Installing a Car Safety Seat There are two main things to remember when installing a car safety seat. 1. Your child must be buckled snugly into the seat. 2. The seat must be buckled tightly into your vehicle. Ask yourself the following questions to make sure both are...