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Common Illnesses

By educating yourself about a few fundamentals of illness and treatment, you can contribute proactively to your child’s healing.

All Common Illnesses Resources

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With good home care and attention to keeping your baby hydrated, most experiences with diarrhea should resolve within 48 hours and should not require ...

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Teething is the process by which your baby’s first teeth erupt through her gums. Teething can be painful and tough for your baby, and her body may r...

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Jaundice occurs when there is buildup of bilirubin, the waste produced when red blood cells break down. Most cases of jaundice resolve on their own, b...

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A baby is constipated when she is uncomfortable due to her inability to pass a stool, and when her stools are hard, dry, and difficult to pass. Here a...

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Pinkeye is common and can be contagious. It is also very uncomfortable. Here are some suggestions for caring for your baby if she contracts it.

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When a baby cries for more than three hours a day, she is considered to be suffering with colic. Though nearly 40 percent of babies suffer with this c...

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When your baby cannot fall asleep, cannot stay asleep (especially if they wake crying in the night), or is drowsy during waking hours, she may have in...

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Stomach upset and vomiting are common occurrences during your baby’s first few years, while her digestive system is small and still developing. Here...

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More of an annoyance than a health concern, normal hiccups resolve on their own in a few minutes or a few hours. Here are some suggestions for avoidin...

Grow Healthy. Grow Happy. Guide
By Grow Healthy. Grow Happy. The Whole Baby Guide. ™

A comprehensive and accessible resource for natural baby care. Nurture your baby with nature's principles for a radiant life. Grow Healthy. Grow Happy. The Whole Baby Guide is a complete resource for parents to give their babies a healthy beginning for the first three years.