Why are babies so difficult?

What age baby is most difficult? But many first-time parents find that after the first month of parenthood, it can actually get more difficult. This surprising truth is one reason many experts refer to a baby’s first three months of life as the “fourth trimester.” If months two, three, and beyond are tougher than you …

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How long does it take for baby to drop?

In first-time mothers, dropping usually occurs 2 to 4 weeks before delivery, but it can happen earlier. In women who have already had children, the baby may not drop until labor begins. Does baby drop suddenly or gradually? The word “drop” is kind of misleading: It suggests a sudden downward movement, but in fact a …

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Can you have s’mores when pregnant?

Is Bacon pregnancy safe? You can enjoy bacon safely during pregnancy. Just make sure to cook it thoroughly, until it’s steaming hot. Avoid ordering bacon at a restaurant because you don’t know how well it’s cooked. Is campfire smoke ok when pregnant? Smoke from a bonfire or campfire is unlikely to cause problems during pregnancy …

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What can I use for sore nipples during pregnancy?

Research shows warm, moist heat is soothing for sore nipples and can help your skin heal faster. To use moist heat, run a clean washcloth or cloth diaper under warm (not hot) water, squeeze out the extra water and place it directly over your nipple. When it cools to room temperature, repeat the process. What …

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How long should I keep my child home with a cold?

Kids with flu-like symptoms should stay home until they have been fever-free for at least 24-hours. If they’re still running a fever and get sent to school, they could spread the flu and are also more at risk for catching another bug because of their lower immune system. Should my child stay home with a …

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