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  1. Colic

    08 Sep 2020

    Caring for a crying baby with colic can be stressful, so take some time out to calm down...

  2. Sleep and your baby

    08 Sep 2020

    Sleeping habits are learned, so try to set up a bedtime routine for your baby as soon as you can...

  3. Baby care - moving from cot to bed

    07 Sep 2020

    Some children are unsettled the first few nights in a 'big bed'. Try to be patient, loving and reassuring...

  4. Sleep - children and nightmares

    07 Sep 2020

    Your child may have only a few scary dreams a year, or be troubled by nightmares much more often...

  5. Sleep - children and naps

    07 Sep 2020

    A child needs a daytime nap until they are around two and a half to three years of age...

  6. Maternal and child health – visit 9 - two year visit

    17 Aug 2020

    When your child turns two, it is time for their second from last key age and stage appointment with your maternal and child health nurse...

  7. Breastfeeding

    04 Aug 2020

    Breastfeeding positioning and attachment come naturally to some babies and mothers, but many need time and practice to get it right...

  8. Left-handedness

    22 Jul 2020

    If your child is naturally left-handed, don't try to force them to use their right hand...

  9. Maternal and child health – visit 10 - three and a half year visit

    22 Jul 2020

    When your child turns three-and-a-half, it is time for their final key age and stage appointment with your maternal and child health nurse...

  10. Maternal and child health – visit 8 - eighteen month visit

    22 Jul 2020

    This is your eighth key age and stage visit with a maternal and child health nurse in your local area. Maternal and child health nurses work in partnership with families to care for babies and young...