Marianne D

Marianne is the editor at BabyPublic.com, where we are passionate about you getting the best advice about pregnancy, babies and toddlers. There are so many questions to be answered throughout parenthood and that's where we come in, to answer them as quickly and helpfully as possible.

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Fenugreek and Thyroid: Be Wary Of What You Take!

I’m sure many mothers know about how fenugreek helps in increasing one’s breastmilk supply. This herb is multitasking and comes with a host of excellent benefits, used as a spice and to treat digestion and sores. However, you may have also heard about the connection between Fenugreek and thyroid issues.  While Fenugreek comes with a …

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What To Do If Your Baby Won’t Go Back To Sleep After A Night Feeding

You know the schedule by now. You have daytime feedings, mixed with playtimes, followed by a bedtime feeding and then the rough one, the late night feeding. Typically your baby should eat and then go back to dreamland but that is not always the case. So what do you do if your baby won’t go …

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My Baby Wakes Up Every Hour And I’m So Tired! What Can I Do?

What can you do when your baby doesn’t sleep? Is something wrong with them? Babies can demonstrate extremely fickle sleep schedules sometimes for a number of reasons. So what are those reasons? In this article we are going to strive to answer that question so that you can understand why your baby wakes up every …

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What Does It Mean If Your Breastfed Baby Has Urine That Smells Strong?

If your breastfed baby has strong smells emanating from their urine this can be alarming. Does it mean that your child is sick? Not necessarily. There are a few factors to consider before you run in a panic to your pediatrician. In this article we are going to discuss a few reasons why this might …

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Baby Bottles: When To Change Nipple Flow And Other Questions

Parenting is quite the experience when it’s your first time. There are so many questions and concerns that you never even considered before your little angel arrived. Baby bottles are a great example of this. When is the right time to change nipple flow? When do you change the nipple on the bottle to a …

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Abortion At 16 Weeks – Understanding The Risks At Different Stages Of Pregnancy

Abortion is a bit of a taboo subject. Rather than go into the arguments for or against it, however, our concern in this article is simply to deliver facts that may be of use to you if you or a friend is considering abortion and wish to know more about the safety of the procedure …

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Help! I’m Having A Pink Discharge And I’m only 29 Weeks Pregnant!

Are you seeing a pink discharge while you are at or close to 29 weeks pregnant? If so, don’t panic yet, this may be completely normal. There is a lot going on in your body during your pregnancy and while some of what you experience may seem very scary it might actually be completely normal. …

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