Monthly Archives: December 2011

Danger Signs to Remember

Below is a list of important signs that every parent should be aware of: I. Fever over 99.6 degrees F or 37.6 C II. Change in baby’s behavior: Crying without stopping Fussy and hard to comfort Not able to wake … Continue reading

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Taking Baby’s Temperature

There are several ways to take a newborn’s temperature. The usual and most recommended method is to place a thermometer under baby’s arm into the arm pit. This method is called an axillary reading. Taking an axillary temperature is the … Continue reading

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Crying Baby: What To Do When Your Baby Cries

A baby’s cry lets you know what he wants or needs. The cry may mean your baby: • is hot or cold • is hungry • needs a diaper change • has pain from gas bubbles • may want to … Continue reading

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