Knowing When to Toilet Train Your Baby
Potty training is a developmental milestone and like learning to walk, it canât be rushed. Find out how to tell when baby is ready to use the toilet and get tips to help make training a breeze.
Baby Sleep Patterns
Paediatrician and Baby Channel Medical expert comes into the studio to discuss baby sleep patterns.
routine isn't always easy. Dr. Su Laurent is a Consultant Pediatrician at Barnet Hospital in Hertfordshire and the Baby Channel's medical advisor. Thanks very much for coming in today, Su. -Hi. -Su, how much sleep do babies need?
Listening to Your Baby in a New Way
Priscilla Dunstan reveals the basics of the Dunstan Baby Language. Learn how to recognize what your baby's cries mean.
to remember is that you're actually listening for a word within your baby's cry , and not the whole cry. It's also easy to hear this word in the pre-cry part of your baby sounds rather than
word within the cry. It's easy to hear this word in your baby's pre- cry sounds. And to keep practicing. If you look at your DVD a number of times, you'll get to hear the word, and you'll be able to use it throughout your day and hear it within your baby's cry . I hope you've enjoyed this segment, and I'll see you on the next one.
How to Encourage Baby's Development
Want to encourage baby's development? From singing to cradling, here are some great things to try from TheBump.com.
Baby Teething and Sleeping Issues
Trying to sleep-train your teething baby? Follow these simple tips from TheBump.com to make sure your child stays on schedule.
Dad's Role with the Baby
In this parenting tips video learn what the important role of the father is straight after birth.
can give to his child. -Dance, dance. -It means everything to Mike Moberg and his one-year-old daughter, Kayla . -[unk] good girl. -The nurturing years with the children at this age, I feel that it's the most important thing to me. I love the time with her. It's just completely different. It's very eye opening, very breath taking sometimes, then you sit back and say wow. -While Kayla's mother works a regular nine-to-five shift, Mike's late night hours affords him time in the morning to bond with his daughter. -An early bond between a father and a baby is no less important than the early bond between a mother and a baby. -Pediatrician and father, Dr. Paul Horowitz , says in the past, father's role as a natural nurturer has been underestimated. -There's some perception that moms are somehow innately more qualified at taking care of babies or being the-- an important caregiver to a baby than dads, and that's not altogether true. -Dr. Horowitz says every activity you do with your child can be considered a time to bond, from getting dressed-- -Baby changing 101. -to
Baby Sign Language Basics
Better.TV discusses the basics of baby sign language and how you can communicate with your baby.
that babies who sign speak earlier, become better readers, and have higher IQs than their peers. -For me personally, it was life changing, which is why I decided to go out and educate other parents about it because it was that powerful of an influence in my children's world. -Well, beyond the proud qualifications of baby sign language , what's amazing to me is the capacity to learn that kids have even when they're babies. They're much brighter than we've ever given credit before. I'm Tony Martinez. Thanks for watching. -Very interesting. To find out more about Tiny Talkers and baby signing, you can log on to bettertv .com and then follow the link.
How to Choose Baby Names
In this parenting video learn some tips on how to give your child a good name.
the most popular baby names from year to year. Emily, for instance, zhas been the most popular girls' name for six years running. On one hand, this means the name is a safe bet. On
Dunstan Baby Language
-It's simple. It's easy to understand and easy to pick up on. I'm sure my mother would have benefited from it when I was a baby. He's a happy baby and I'm not just saying that, but the whole family is saying that and friends of mine, what a happy laid back little baby he is. And he is because
they make. Well, I didn't even know they existed before seeing the Dunstan program. It's just really good. -I think it was just a level of excitement to know that these little babies who aren't supposed to come with instruction manuals actually can come with an instruction manual. -The first time I heard she said, "eh", I straight away burped her and then she burps and then actually, oh, that's it. You know, that's the sound. -For me, using the baby language
This works for anyone. -Within the first 3 days of using the Dunstan system, we noticed the difference straight away. It's like he's more confident, if that's the right word, in telling us what he
first child, it would have been very, very helpful to a new, new mother . -It's something that helps us communicate with Joshua a lot better and helps him communicate with us and keeps us both sane. -It makes life easier. It's not-- I'm not sitting there wondering what does she want, what does she need from me. It worked. It basically worked straight away. -There were nights where-- yeah, when I was just crying, you know, a lot of the night because I just had no idea what this baby wanted, none whatsoever. But using the Dunstan system, it's easier to figure out what they want quicker. -It sort of made it a little bit more clearcut and I felt like I had some guidelines to work within rather than it just be completely overwhelming and completely unknown. It
I'm Having Their Baby
-You're like my second mom too. I'm like, I love you Pamela. -I love you baby. -Mercedes and I- we have a good relationship, but honestly at this point, this- my house is full of all my children and it's just overwhelming. -And also like- you've had like 4 kids- anyway- I- so I feel like you could
-You're like my second mom too. I'm like, I love you Pamela . -I love you baby. -Mercedes and I- we have a good relationship, but honestly at this point, this- my house is full