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How do you know if your baby is teething? What does your baby's smile really mean? Is your baby ready to start solid food? Just The Facts, Baby is here to answer all your baby questions and give you the baby facts you need.

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Is Your Baby Choking or Gagging?

June 22nd, 2016 | By: Baby Self-Feeding
Teaching your baby to eat solid foods can be a scary experience. Here’s how to tell the difference between choking and gagging so you can ensure your baby is safe.
Is Your Baby Choking or Gagging?

Before you start self-feeding it’s important to know that choking and gagging are two different experiences. 

Why Babies Smile

June 15th, 2016 | By: Nancy Ripton
Is your baby happy to see you, or does she just have gas? Find out what your baby's smile really means.
Why Babies Smile

It’s hard not to feel overjoyed when your baby gazes adoringly into your eyes and flashes a brief, but unmistakable smile. But is she really trying to communicate her joy at seeing you, or does she simply have gas?

Veggie Frittata

May 31st, 2016 | By: Nancy Ripton
Find out why frittatas are a perfect early food for your kids, and try this healthy veggie frittata recipe that's perfect for your entire family.
Veggie Frittata

Frittatas are a perfect consistency for kids to handle and they’re packed with protein, healthy fats, and nutrients. For younger kids, chop the veggies into smaller pieces. Don’t feel married to the veggies mentioned here. Feel free to experiment with what you have on hand.

Baby Food Makeover

May 26th, 2016 | By: Nancy Ripton
Find out why baby puree sales are declining and what more parents are feeding their children.
Baby Food Makeover

In the past decade baby food has under gone a health makeover. It’s not that parents haven’t always been concerned with what was going into their baby’s mouths, it’s just that the research wasn’t always steering them in the right direction.

When to Start Sleep Training

April 10th, 2016 | By: Nancy Ripton
Find out when to start sleep training and how best to sleep train your baby
When to Start Sleep Training

The first month of life is exhausting for parents, says Dr. Cathryn Tobin, author of the Lull-A-Baby Sleep Plan. Your baby can’t tell the difference between day and night and needs to be fed every two to four hours. When it comes to sleep, it’s survival mode. But once you’re through that initial rough patch, it is possible to teach her to sleep through the night. Here’s how.