It’s probably not that surprising to you that many women have trouble breastfeeding—this is a pretty common experience for new moms—but what if we told you that 80 percent of women meet with some degree of challenge when they first start nursing?
It’s always tough to see your little ones get shots at the doctor’s office, but we’ve got tips for helping with the discomfort.
Parents may worry when they notice a raised, red birthmark on their new babe. The good news is, the spot, called a strawberry hemangiomas or strawberry mark, is unlikely to cause health issues.
In a publicly funded health care system, unnecessary tests can lead to a waste of health system resources that could be better spent on other services for patients.
According to Dr. Dina Kulik, a pediatrician and emergency medicine doctor who works at Kindercare Paediatrics and SickKids hospital in Toronto, babies can benefit from germs.