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Both the cold and the flu are running rampant right now! Learn how to determine if your child likely has a cold or the flu. Includes info about symptoms of the cold and flu and how to tell when the flu becomes an emergency. #coldsymptoms, #flusymptoms, #influenza, #handwashing

Does Your Child Have a Cold or the Flu?

Both the cold and the flu are running rampant right now! Learn how to determine if your child likely has a cold or the flu. Includes info about symptoms of the cold and flu and how to tell when the flu becomes an emergency.

protect your baby from the flu in sling

11 Ways to Protect Your Baby from the Flu

Having a new baby during flu (AKA influenza) season can be scary. Although you can’t completely guarantee you or your baby won’t get the sick, here are 11 ways to protect your baby from the flu.

Foods to avoid during pregnancy. Alfalfa Sprouts.

The Complete List of Foods to Avoid During Pregnancy (and Other Helpful Tips)!

The complete list of foods to avoid during pregnancy. Also includes pregnancy weight gain recommendations and important nutritional information and tips.

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Need a breastfeeding professional? The complete list of who’s who

If you need breastfeeding help do you know who to turn to? Check out this post to learn about breastfeeding professionals and how they can help you.

17 Toddler Safety Tips

17 Toddler Safety Tips for a Holly Jolly Holiday

Having toddlers creates a new safety challenge for parents trying to decorate and celebrate the holidays. Use these 17 toddler safety tips as a guide.

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Headshot landing pageI’m Anne, a wife, mama and registered nurse. I am so excited to share my blog with you. I have been working with moms and babies for years as a maternal-child public health nurse. I created The New Mama Nurse because I want to help mamas on their personal health and wellness journey. I want you to be able to find relevant, helpful and up-to-date information so you are empowered to make informed decisions for you and your family. If you have a topic that you would like me to write about please email or comment and I will do my best to respond in a timely manner. If you want to learn more about me or this blog check out my about me page.

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Pregnancy

Foods to avoid during pregnancy. Alfalfa Sprouts.

The Complete List of Foods to Avoid During Pregnancy (and Other Helpful Tips)!

The complete list of foods to avoid during pregnancy. Also includes pregnancy weight gain recommendations and important nutritional information and tips.

Pregnant mama with morning sickness

14 Ways To Combat Morning Sickness

Unfortunately, approximately 90% of all pregnant women experience morning sickness. There is no cure, but there are several ways to combat it.

Postpartum

Breasteeding professional featured image

Need a breastfeeding professional? The complete list of who’s who

If you need breastfeeding help do you know who to turn to? Check out this post to learn about breastfeeding professionals and how they can help you.

Eight Essential Breastfeeding Tips for New Mamas

Eight Essential Breastfeeding Tips for New Mamas

Breastfeeding provides all of the nutrition that your baby needs to survive for the first six months of her little life. Which is really pretty amazing. When breastfeeding is going well it provides a special bond between you and your baby that no one else will ever...
When Breastfeeding Backfires: Why Fed is Best

When Breastfeeding Backfires: Why Fed is Best

Breastfeeding. For most new moms, breastfeeding is one of the biggest challenges, at least at first. If it works out as planned, it is usually one of the most rewarding experiences that you will have with your baby. If it doesn't work out as expected, it can be...

Baby’s First Year

Both the cold and the flu are running rampant right now! Learn how to determine if your child likely has a cold or the flu. Includes info about symptoms of the cold and flu and how to tell when the flu becomes an emergency. #coldsymptoms, #flusymptoms, #influenza, #handwashing

Does Your Child Have a Cold or the Flu?

Both the cold and the flu are running rampant right now! Learn how to determine if your child likely has a cold or the flu. Includes info about symptoms of the cold and flu and how to tell when the flu becomes an emergency.

protect your baby from the flu in sling

11 Ways to Protect Your Baby from the Flu

Having a new baby during flu (AKA influenza) season can be scary. Although you can’t completely guarantee you or your baby won’t get the sick, here are 11 ways to protect your baby from the flu.

Baby Boy Sleeping SIDS Blog Post part 2

SIDS Part 2: The Six Most Frequently Asked Questions

Check out my post which answers the six most frequently asked questions about Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). Part two of Eight Lifesaving Baby Sleep Tips.

Ages 1-5

Both the cold and the flu are running rampant right now! Learn how to determine if your child likely has a cold or the flu. Includes info about symptoms of the cold and flu and how to tell when the flu becomes an emergency. #coldsymptoms, #flusymptoms, #influenza, #handwashing

Does Your Child Have a Cold or the Flu?

Both the cold and the flu are running rampant right now! Learn how to determine if your child likely has a cold or the flu. Includes info about symptoms of the cold and flu and how to tell when the flu becomes an emergency.

17 Toddler Safety Tips

17 Toddler Safety Tips for a Holly Jolly Holiday

Having toddlers creates a new safety challenge for parents trying to decorate and celebrate the holidays. Use these 17 toddler safety tips as a guide.

Eight signs that your child may need glasses

8 Signs Your Child May Need Glasses

Are you concerned that your child may need glasses? Check out this post to see if your child’s eyes should be checked by a professional.

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