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My Baby at 5 months


5 months is an exiting phase, now my baby recognises me. Giggles makes sounds, its such a pleasure to see each emotion build up every day. She now turns on her own, and turns around like a clock. When we … Continue reading

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Naming ceremony – Part 1


Naming ceremony or Namkarana as they call it here in Karnataka is a very important event after the child’s birth. A name is one thing which remains with a person for the rest of their life. So a lot of … Continue reading

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Home remedy for cradle cap in babies


Cradle cap occurs due to many reasons; please read wiki for more, I’m not a medical expert so I won’t comment much on this. But they say it occurs because of some leftover hormones in the baby’s body. I also … Continue reading

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How to select the right soap for your baby


As you know there are so many baby soaps and soap washes available in India and abroad. Here in India Johnson’s products have become a home name for baby products. Now slowly Himalaya and Chicco are building their brand names. I … Continue reading

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Pregnancy Experience


  I had a hectic nine months which was one of the toughest times in my life due to my past history of miscarriages. Once you have a negative experience it is very difficult to get back and every step … Continue reading

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How to administer heparin injections


If you have recurrent pregnancy loses heparin injections are prescribed. Heparins are basically blood thinners. I was on enoxaparin (enoxarin) once a day. They are prefilled syringes and are quite expensive too. It can be taken in the legs stomach … Continue reading

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Baby Sleep patterns


By Jaishri Baby sleep patterns must be one of the most searches topics on Google. Even I used to search everywhere and wonder how this thing is going to resolve. But the simple answer to this is “patience”. Babies have … Continue reading

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What to pack in a hospital bag


By Jaishri Some things that I packed: 2 nightgowns- I didn’t use as hospital provided it Body wash and shampoo Comb/towel/toiletries Tissue paper Lipbalm, compact as I hate an oily face.

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Arathi’s Breastfeeding Experience


By Arathi I’m not sure about people who have had a smooth sailing breastfeeding process. For me it was like running into a dark tunnel. So clueless of what was happening. This is one topic I can go on writing … Continue reading

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Dealing with a miscarriage


Miscarriage is such a common word we hear around us these days. Because of high levels of stress and changing lifestyle, miscarriage has evolved as a new age disease. Having faced it twice I can tell you it’s not something … Continue reading

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Homocysteine and miscarriage


After a miscarriage and blighted ovum, I went through an investigation process in a fertility clinic. Both my husband and I went through a series of tests, most of them you might have heard, some that I have not heard … Continue reading

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Mom and me feeding pillow


By Jaishri   Everyone around me knew how I felt breastfeeding was touger than rocket science. I suffered a lot with my C section belly and found it very difficult to feed my baby on a pillow. I tried everything … Continue reading

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