Little Routines, Gillian Stewart
Cot Death
Gillian Stewart, Friday, November 25, 2016

The words 'cot death' tend to make you shiver. It is the single most thing that all parents fear. ..

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Tummy Time
Gillian Stewart, Tuesday, May 17, 2016

It was about twenty years ago that the campaign to change babies sleeping positions, began. It was part of a list of recommendations to help prevent sudden infant death syndrome. ..

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Safer Sleep Week
Gillian Stewart, Friday, March 18, 2016

The Lullaby Trust has launched Safer Sleep Week from March 14-20th 2016 #SaferSleepWeek. ..

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Overheating Babies...The Potential Dangers
Gillian Stewart, Thursday, September 17, 2015

I happened to come across an article last month in The Times newspaper with the heading "Alarm over cot death increase". ..

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Safe Sleep
Gillian Stewart, Thursday, March 19, 2015

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome is something none of us really want to talk about. It is rare but it can happen. We still don't really know the causes but we do know that through being aware of the correct baby care, and that includes safe sleeping, numbers have significantly reduced.
Babies are completely dependent on us for all their needs in the early weeks and years.  ..

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Reflux in Babies
Gillian Stewart, Friday, September 05, 2014

I have just spent time this summer with a baby who was suffering with reflux. After some rather difficult days and a lot of mopping up, the baby is now coping well on medication. Adjusting her sleeping and playing positions have meant she is generally much happier and at 6 weeks old she slept through the night and continues to do so.   ..

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