Parenting Tip Sheets - Baby 

Finally, your baby is born. You want to love and care for your newborn. Our BabyTime booklet will help you.

Learning begins at birth. Start teaching your baby the minute you get home. Our Live Love Grow Learn Series and Ready in Stages Series guide you as your baby develops.

If you do not feel like yourself, read about Post-partum depression. It can help you understand your feelings. You may just want to talk to another mother. Call us. 

All parents have questions about caring for a newborn. Our tip sheets answer some of your questions. You can also call to ask:

  • Am I doing it right?
  • What else can I try?
  • Is this normal?
Babies learn from reading faces
 
Baby's first food
 
Baby's first steps
 
Book buying guide
 
Co-sleeping with your baby - is it safe?
 
Crying linked to injury of children
 
Dealing with flat heads in infants

Each baby is unique 

Facts about bottle feeding 

Grandparent Time 

Grandparents have a special job 

Help baby sleep safe and sound

High quality daycare is important  

If a child needs to go to the ER

Infant car seats help keep babies safe 

Is baby-wearing safe? 

Kids are not safe alone in cars 

Lose weight safely after the birth of your baby 

Moms need more sleep

Never shake your baby 

New baby basics 

New guidelines to prevent SIDS 

Newborns who confuse night and day
 
Parents help babies reach their full potential

Prepare infant formula safety 

Prevent choking  

Protect your family against carbon monoxide poisoning

Read to your newborn 

Reading: have fun while learning 

RSV 

Signing for babies

Sleep solutions for baby 

Stroller Safety Tips 

Teething: What parents should know 

Tips for flu season

Tummy Time for babies 

Well baby checkups  

What makes a family strong? 

What we can learn from caveman parenting 

Winter time car seat safety 

Working parents share household chores