Priya Sachan is the founder and Chief editor of Shishuworld. Mother to a 5 years old girl, she is an avid reader, loves cooking and dabbles in DIY whenever time permits.
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ShishuWorld was born as an idea to have a go-to place for Indian parents and parents to be , who are away from their families, either in India or abroad. To look at parenting, the Indian way. Combining our age-old traditions which have been proven for aeons, as well as modern advice which is relevant for current times. With the arrival of a baby
0-3 Months : Newborn babies need to be fed frequently. Though each baby is different, newborn babies need to feed 8-12 times in 24 hours. If you want to follow a schedule, you can feed the baby every 2 hours during the day and every 3 hours during night. If you see your baby going without feed for over 4 hours, you should wake
How to bathe a newborn baby? How to give your newborn a bath? Bathing a Newborn Baby – It can be nerve-wracking for a new parent, when you are going to bathe your baby for the first time. Your baby looks tiny and fragile and you are scared to hurt her in any way. But, it is just a matter of time before you
What is the right way to clip baby’s nails? How to cut/clip baby’s nails? How to clip baby’s nails -As a first time parent, clipping baby’s nails might be a nerve-wracking task to you, but it is a task which must be done to ensure hygiene and safety of the baby.
What is the right way to massage baby? Which oil to use for massaging baby? How to do infant massage? Massage can be a great way to bond with your baby. In India, a baby is massaged as soon as she is 4-5 days old. Massage is usually done before bath. Massage can be done using baby oil, lotion or some sort of edible
Baby Diaper Rash- Symptoms, Prevention & Home Remedies Post updated on June 24, 2016 Baby Diaper Rash – Babies’ skin is very sensitive and rashes of some form or the other are very common. Out of these, nappy rash or diaper rash is most common and most babies suffer from it a few times during the first year. Here we take a look at Symptoms
What is the right way of washing baby’s clothes? How should I wash my baby’s clothes? Washing Baby Clothes Baby laundry can be quite a load, especially if you are using cloth diapers, but a little planning can go a long way. Here are some simple tips which will make washing your baby’s clothes a much simpler chore. Whenever you buy new clothes, you
Most babies sprout their first tooth around the age of 6 months, though this varies a great deal. I have seen many babies who had their first tooth as early as 3 months while my own daughter sprouted her first tooth at 11 months. Both are normal. Human Teeth First set of teeth that humans get are called milk teeth, primary
Comforting a baby who is teething can be tricky. Your absolutely happy baby suddenly becomes finicky and cranky , does not want to feed , starts biting everything and keeps you awake at nights which reminds you of days when s/he was a newborn.
Immunizations are usually safe. The benefits of vaccines far outweigh any risk associated with them. However, it is good to take certain precautions while getting your baby vaccinated.