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The Importance of Building a Bond With Your Baby

The attachment process is interactive and dynamic. Both you and your baby participate in an exchange of nonverbal emotional cues that make your baby feel understood and safe. Even within the first few days of being born, your baby picks up on your emotional cues—your tone of voice, your gestures, and your emotions and tries […]

Simple Tips: Baby Food Stages (0-12 Months)

Making appropriate food choices for your baby during the first year of life is very important. More growth occurs during the first year than at any other time in your child’s life. We encourage you to feed your baby a variety of healthy foods at the proper time. Kicking off good eating habits at this […]

Breastfeeding 101: Benefits For You and Your Baby

Human milk provides virtually all the protein, sugar, and fat your baby needs to be healthy, and it also contains many substances that benefit your baby’s immune system, including antibodies, immune factors, enzymes, and white blood cells. These substances protect your baby against a wide variety of diseases and infections not only while he is […]