Category: Upset Tummies

The Best Ways to Ease a Fussy Baby

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

The Best Ways to Ease a Fussy Baby

When your baby isn’t eating, sleeping or being absolutely adorable, chances are she’s crying. If your newborn is already a few weeks old, you can probably decipher some of her cries and you’re in tune with what she needs. However, if you’re a brand new parent with a brand new baby ...

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Baby Basics: Good Microbes & Happy Tummies

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

Baby Basics: Good Microbes & Happy Tummies

The word “probiotics” is more prevalent than ever before when it comes to discussions about maintaining overall health. In fact, if you speak with “gut” professionals like gastroenterologists, they often recommend that adults should take probiotics to support intestinal health. 

Once you start understanding the role of gut flora – the microorganisms living in your intestinal ...

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Natural Ways to Get Rid of Hiccups

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

Natural Ways to Get Rid of Hiccups

Everyone gets hiccups occasionally, even newborns. Hiccups, which can be triggered by overfeeding or swallowing too much air, are actually small contractions in the diaphragm like tiny muscle spasms.

Did you know babies get hiccups in utero? Mine did. Usually around 2:00 a.m. The first time it happened, I didn’t know what ...

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5 Tricks to Help Relieve Baby Gas

Last update on Aug. 17, 2016.

5 Tricks to Help Relieve Baby Gas

As a new parent, did you have any idea babies were so gassy? I knew I’d be dealing with sleepless nights, lots of dirty diapers and spit-up, but I didn’t know babies commonly pass gas 13-21 times per day!

Why? Well, babies have lots of opportunities throughout the day and night to swallow ...

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