There are many benefits and reasons why you should do baby massage with your child; you may notice the following are immediate benefits of baby massage: increased sleep duration improved blood circulation better muscle tone and deep relaxation calmness from the reduction of hormones that cause
During pregnancy, women are visited by many different kinds of discomforts. While some are fleeting, others have the nasty habit of hanging around. One thing’s for sure, pains are common during pregnancy so here is a look at five of them and their best treatments.
My first treatment with Helen was fantastic! I have had regular massages in the past, but as a pregnancy specific massage it was newish to me and I was not sure what to expect. However, it was so relaxing that I felt incredibly peaceful and
We believe that breastfeeding can be a fulfilling, positive and pain free experience for mums and provides the best form of nutrition and protection early in life for babies. Breastfeeding should not be painful and nobody should be told to feed through the pain or
Most mothers tend to experience back pain in pregnancy. Most women will have this pain at some point in the course of their pregnancy. Fortunately, there is so much that a woman can do to prevent the back pain from becoming a long-term health issue
Whilst labour and birthing is a completely natural process for mum and baby to go through, sometimes there can be difficulties or complications. This can mean it becomes more traumatic for the baby and sometimes the medical world may have to intervene with the use
Flat or unusually-shaped heads in babies is something that is commonly seen in paediatric osteopathic practice. The medical terms cover a whole range of head shapes, but the most common term used is ‘plagiocephaly’. What causes ‘flat head syndrome’? There are many things that