--Early Parenting

Tummy Time for Babies

Tummy time for your healthy term baby is important and can commence from just a few days after birth. Tummy time has been found to increase neck, shoulder, arm and back muscle strength. Tummy time also helps prevent the baby developing a flat spot on the head.  The muscles used during [...]

Four diseases, one vaccine.

  From July 2013 the National Immunisation Program Schedule will contain a range of new vaccines. The changes will affect the 12 month old, 18 month old and four year old schedule. At 12 months of age, babies will receive the Measles Mumps Rubella (MMR) vaccine. At 18 months of [...]