Health

Can I Give My Baby Acetaminophen?

Acetaminophen is often prescribed to children and infants and if your doctor has recommended it for your little one you might have some apprehensions and are wondering if it’s alright. The lines are drawn between parents that don’t want to give their children any drugs, whether they’re over-the-counter or prescribed by a doctor, and those […]

Can I Give My Baby Prevacid?

Prevacid now comes in a 24 hour dosage and is meant for those suffering from stomach ulcers, gastroesophageal reflux disease, and other digestive problems. It’s been on the market for over a decade now and is still a successful seller, but is it something that is safe for your baby to take? According to WebMD […]

Can I Give My Baby Pink Eye?

Pink eye, or as your doctor may refer to it conjunctivitis, can be a contagious infection and results in itchy, red, swollen eyes. Getting a proper diagnosis of the type of pink eye that you have will help you determine whether it’s something you can pass on to your child. If you do have a […]

Can I Give My Baby Food Poisoning Through Breast Milk?

Giving your baby food poisoning through breast milk is a concern you might have if you’ve eaten some bad food, since you pass all sorts of good things to your baby through your milk, it makes sense that some of the bad might transfer as well. But luckily it’s not very likely that you’ll do […]

Can I Give My Baby Cough Syrup?

The cough syrup aisle is pretty extensive these days, including formulas for children and infants, and it can be hard to know if it’s the right thing to do for your baby, or if there are better options available. There has been some debate over the years as to whether cough medicine does anything at […]

Can I Give My Baby Orajel?

Orajel is known as an effective way to numb a tooth for an adult with a toothache, but they also market an infant version of their successful gel. If you plan on using this to help with your baby’s teething process, be sure that you go with the infant version. Try to use it as […]