Causes of Food Allergies

Causes of Food Allergies

Introducing Solid Foods Too Early Babies have low quantities of slgA, making them more prone to allergic reactions. Hence, it is vital that you introduce food to your baby at age-appropriate times. Giving Your Baby Too Much of a Particular Food Overfeeding your baby a...
Food Allergies and the 4-Day Wait Rule

Food Allergies and the 4-Day Wait Rule

An allergy is an abnormal reaction by the body’s immune system to some substance. An allergic reaction to food occurs when the body perceives an ingested food as a threat and overproduces antibodies to counteract it. A 4 to 7 Day Waiting Period after the Introduction...
Must-ask Questions When Deciding on A Parenting Style?

Must-ask Questions When Deciding on A Parenting Style?

You and your spouse were brought up in different households. This would naturally mean that both of you grew up with different beliefs and upbringing. As such, coming together to agree on a specific parenting style can prove to be an uphill task. However, this is a...
4 Things to Note When Grandparents Take Care of Your Children

4 Things to Note When Grandparents Take Care of Your Children

Having grandparents mind your children while you and your spouse are at work can be a little tricky at times. On one hand, your parents think they know better when it comes to parenting (they brought you up after all). But on the other hand, times have changed and...
Tips to Helping Your Baby Develop in the First Year

Tips to Helping Your Baby Develop in the First Year

Whether you are a wide-eyed first-time parent or seasoned parent of four, watching your newborn develop from an infant to a toddler in the first year brings about immense gratification and joy. During this period, your child will chart many significant developmental...