Author: Baby Hints & Tips

Australia's new Child Care Subsidy - be prepared

Australia’s new Child Care Subsidy – be prepared

From July 2nd 2018 Australia will have one new Child Care Subsidy to replace the existing two payments.  This does NOT happen automatically so you need to act now to …

Reflux medication increase risk of allergies in children

Reflux medication increase risk of allergies in children

A new update on the use of anti-reflux medications in children. True reflux in infants occurs when stomach acid comes up the digestive tract and irritates the digestive lining. It …

influenza immunisation in pregnancy

Influenza immunisation in pregnancy

During pregnancy the risk of serious complications from influenza, the flu, is greatly increased.  The best way to protect yourself against the flu is by immunising against it.  In Australia …

batch preparing fresh fruit and vegetables

Batch Freezing For Fresh Meals – YES it’s the best of both worlds

Make meal preparation easy by batch freezing for fresh meals. Making fresh and healthy meals will be simple with all meat and vegetables ready to cook.

diastasis recti exercises

Diastasis recti exercises – what you need to know before falling pregnant again

Diastasis recti exercises to do before falling pregnant again to help heal your separated tummy. A test to check your diastasis recti and exercises to avoid

purposit group gifting app

Say No to More Stuff! How to Give (& Get) Better Presents for Your Kids

If you’re a mum you’ll know that sinking feeling when your child receives yet another huge wrapped boxed. Stuff you don’t need. They don’t really want. That will fill up …

measles case

Brisbane man diagnosed with highly infectious measles

A Brisbane man has a confirmed case of measles which is highly infectious.  This is the fourth confirmed case in Brisbane this year. Travel on Brisbane trains on March 19 …

Disney On Ice celebrates 100 Years of Magic

Disney On Ice celebrates 100 Years Of Magic – Win Tickets in each state to the Shows with Us!

Magic… That’s exactly what it is. If you’ve been to Disney On Ice you’ll know just what I’m talking about and Disney On Ice celebrates 100 Years of Magic looks …

Avoid sunburnt kids - watch UV not temperature

Avoid sunburnt kids – watch UV not temperature

We are all becoming very aware of the need for sunscreen, hats and staying under cover to protect our children and ourselves from the sun.  However I still hear a …

Nappies for premature babies

This neonatal nurse created the perfect nappy for premature babies

Seona Emanuelli has spent her entire career working in neonatal units and caring for babies born from 23 weeks gestation. When the neonatal nurse and mum saw that there was …

measles in children

Measles in children

Measles in children is highly contagious and extremely dangerous due to the risk of complications like pneumonia and brain swelling. Immunisation is available to prevent it.

BUPA gap cover scheme

BUPA changes to the Gap cover scheme

BUPA gap cover scheme changes explained in simple language. Understand the changes to your cover and how it will impact you in private and public hospital settings.

Sleepy 4 month old baby - the four months baby routine

4 month old routine – sleep and your 4 month old baby

Q&A: Tell us about your 4 month old’s day. Roughly what time are they awake, asleep. How often do they feed (if bottles – how much)? What do you do with them when they are awake?

5 Month Old Baby Routine

5 month old routine – sleep and your 5 month old baby

Q&A: Tell us about your 5 month old’s day. Roughly what time are they awake, asleep. How often do they feed (if bottles – how much)? What do you do with them when they are awake?

6 Month Old Baby Routine

6 month old routine – sleep and your 6 month old baby

Q&A: Tell us about your 6 month old’s day. Roughly what time are they awake, asleep. How often do they feed (if bottles – how much)? What do you do with them when they are awake?

rockmelon recall

Rockmelon listeria warning

A rockmelon grower in NSW, who stopped production last Friday, has been linked to 10 cases of listeria. There are reports of 2 deaths in New South Wales.  Affected fruit …

listeria risk in pregnancy

Listeria risk in pregnancy

Listeria is a rare but serious bacterial infection. In healthy adults, listeria usually causes no problems.  Pregnant women are at one of the highest risks with the risk of miscarriage, premature …

Contagiosum Molluscum lesions

Molluscum contagiosum (water warts)

A common condition in children molluscum contagiousm is a virus resulting in small skin lesions that can last for weeks, months or years.

Nurofen for children giveaway

Feversmart Temperature Monitor giveaway

Enter to WIN one of 5 Feversmart Temperature Monitor by Nurofen for Children Sponsored by Nurofen Nurofen for Children FeverSmart works to monitor your child’s temperature while they sleep, it …

how to conceive a girl

Old Wives’ Tales for having a Girl

Q&A: I have 2 boys already and I wanted to know if anyone has some really good tried, tested or proven methods on how to conceive a girl?

1 month old baby sleep routine. When will your baby sleep on a schedule?

1 month old routine – sleep and your 1 month old baby

Q&A: Tell us about your 1 month old’s day.

 

2 month old baby sleep routine

2 month old routine – sleep and your 2 month old baby

Q&A: Tell us about your 2 month old’s day. Roughly what time are they awake, asleep. How often do they feed (if bottles – how much)? What do you do with them when they are awake?

3 month old baby routine

3 month old routine – sleep and your 3 month old baby

Parents Tips: parents share their 3 month olds routine. Including when baby sleeps, feeds and plays

Queensland man dies from diptheria - cases are on the rise

Queensland man dies from preventable disease

A 27 year old man in Queensland has died from diptheria contracted within Australia. There is concern that lack of immunisation is resulting in an increase in diphtheria cases.

implantation-bleeding

Implantation Bleeding – The Facts You Need To Know

Q&A: Describe your implantation bleed -how soon into your cycle did you experience it?

smart trike recall

Australian Product Recalls

Toys R Us SmarTrike 700 8 in 1 folding trike Default: The product is not supplied with a mandatory tether strap and does not meet mandatory warning label requirements of …

Easter with kids

Easter

Make this Easter with kids extra fun with these Easter recipes, Easter craft and Easter activities to keep you busy all long weekend long

Australian childcare workers strike March 27 2018

Australian childcare workers strike March 27 2018

Australian childcare workers are set to strike on March 27, 2018 due to an inability to reach a deal on pay increases to address the existing low wages.

Kylie Jenners pregnancy

Kylie Jenner’s pregnancy and birth journey

Kylie Jenner announced the birth of her daughter on Feb 4 after a very secretive pregnancy.  This video shows the journey of their pregnancy and the birth of her daughter …

Active kids grant

Active Kids Grant

School aged children doing an approved sport in NSW may be eligible for a $100 active kids grant payment by the state government.

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