How to cope with your newborn baby
New baby tips and information for first-time parents.
The moment you first hold your baby in your arms can feel quite surreal- even if you’ve looked after a baby belonging to your friends or family, the realisation that this tiny human is depending solely on you can be overwhelming. You may have lots of questions and be unsure of how to find the best answers, so we’ve put together a collection of helpful tips for new parents.
See a baby born
Top 5 birth videos
Straight out of the womb
What to expect from your newborn
How to care for a newborn baby
Taking your baby home
Breastfeeding: everything you need to know
How to burp a newborn baby
How to swaddle a newborn baby
A step-by-step guide to bathing your newborn baby
How to care for a newborn baby’s umbilical cord
Safe sleep positions for newborn babies
How to trim a newborn baby’s nails
Your baby: week 1
Things to think about that you may have not considered
Read your baby’s signals
11 tips for when your dog meets your baby
Welcoming a new sibling
Baby, please sleep!
The cost of a baby
Baby poop colours
That’s quite a lot to take in, hey? Don’t be afraid to ask others for help, you may be pleasantly surprised at how much people love being around little babies. Of course, if you have any questions for our experts, columnists and fellow parents, just ask away in the comment section below!
What has been the most difficult challenge for you as a new parent?