How do I know if my baby enjoys massage?

When I teach baby massage groups I often see parents at the first group nervously wondering if their baby is going to stay still and enjoy the massage. I warn the parents that at some point during the five weeks their baby is likely to cry, and it's ok. It's your...

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Babies and Colic

I'm often contacted by parents with babies under 7 weeks because their babies have colic. When I teach baby massage groups I usually recommend waiting until 7 weeks. It's because as a group it's easier to manage, because we can rule out certain conditions and your...

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Sunflower Oil and Baby Massage

This is a repost of a blog I posted in January 2016 on another site. This information is still relevant considering baby massage and sunflower oil. At the beginning of November a new piece of research was published which looked at the use of olive oil, sunflower oil...

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