Your baby's daily care

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Bathing and washing

Bathing your baby safely

How hot, and how deep, should the water be in your baby's bath? Find out the answer to this and your other questions about bathtime safety.

Bathing your baby

Caring for your baby's genitals

How to trim your baby's nails

Why does my baby hate baths and what can I do about it?

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Baby massage

How to massage your baby: photos

Massage can soothe your baby and relax you. Follow our step-by-step picture guide to baby massage and learn the best techniques for massaging your baby.

Massaging your baby

Does massage help dad and baby bond?

Can I use olive oil to massage my baby?

Oils for baby massage

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Nappies and nappy changing

Nappy changing: the basics

Find out the pros and cons of disposable versus cloth nappies. Our article also explains how often to change your baby's nappy and what to have handy in your changing area.

Nappy rash

How to change a cloth nappy

I've heard that disposable nappies may cause infertility in boys. Is this true?

Buying disposable nappies

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Sun protection

Keeping your baby safe in the sun

Protect your baby's delicate skin in the sun by using the right sunscreen and clothing. Find out about hats and sunglasses, how to apply sunscreen and what to do if your baby gets sunburn.


Which sunscreens are best for my baby?

Sun protection for your baby

Is it safe to put sunscreen on my baby's hands if she’s constantly putting them in her mouth?

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