Children living with smoke smoke the equivalent of five cigarettes a day

Tremendous statement made by the Catalan Society of Family and Community Medicine on children who live with smoke. Being exposed to the harmful effects of tobacco, they smoke the equivalent of five cigarettes a day. We are horrified seeing a baby smoking (I mean smoking directly), but most parents who smoke do so at home … Read moreChildren living with smoke smoke the equivalent of five cigarettes a day

Amniocentesis will, in the long run, be replaced by a simple blood test from the mother

La amniocentesisIt is currently the most reliable prenatal diagnostic test to detect chromosomal abnormalities in the fetus. But science and technology are evolving, and although not immediately, everything seems to indicate that the amniocentesis will, in the long run, be replaced by a simple blood test of the mother. Scientific research has predicted for years … Read moreAmniocentesis will, in the long run, be replaced by a simple blood test from the mother

How to avoid recordings made with the phone and suffering from vertical video syndrome

I don't think it was so difficult for the manufacturers of mobile write a message in the device screen asking if the phone is vertical or horizontal before recording a video or taking a picture. And is that the vertical videos They are one of the biggest frustrations when you get home and pass the … Read moreHow to avoid recordings made with the phone and suffering from vertical video syndrome

The failure of the Breast Milk Substitute Code

The magazine "Archives of Disease in Childhood" publishes a very interesting article by Professor Stewart Forsyth, a Scottish pediatrician, who thoroughly analyzes the history and the failure of the Breast Milk Substitute Code. The publication of the Code in 1981 was supposed to improve the feeding of children and babies around the world, promoting breastfeeding … Read moreThe failure of the Breast Milk Substitute Code

From the carrycot to the stroller, what changes does our baby live?

Whether you are pregnant and start preparing all the accessories you will need for the arrival of your baby, as if you just gave birth (if so, congratulations!), Surely one of your doubts is knowing when will you have to change your baby from the carrycot to the stroller. Although the truth is that we … Read moreFrom the carrycot to the stroller, what changes does our baby live?

The most famous pregnancy of the moment on YouTube: nine months in stop motion

There are many parents who, when they find out they are going to be parents, decide to make a funny video with the pregnancy process, using the technique stop motion, which is typical of presenting photos and more photos one after the other to form a video in which it seems that there is movement. … Read moreThe most famous pregnancy of the moment on YouTube: nine months in stop motion