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After the birth

Breastfeeding

Information on breastfeeding your baby, including health benefits for mother and baby

Bottle feeding

Information on bottle feeding your baby including advice on keeping your baby safe

Healthy eating for breastfeeding

Advice on what to eat during breastfeeding to ensure you and your baby remain healthy
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Weaning your baby

Advice on the best way to introduce solids to your baby's diet, and information about what foods to avoid
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Free milk, vitamins, fruit and vegetables and infant formula

Information about claiming free milk, infant formula, vitamins and in some cases fresh fruit and vegetables if you're pregnant and/or have a child under five years old
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Feeding your baby (aged nine months to a year)

Advice on the best ways to help your baby adapt and eat healthily, as solid foods become a main part of their diet
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Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

There is no known medical reason why SIDS occurs but there are a number of things you can do to reduce the risk of cot death
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Newborn screening

Information on routine health checks that will be offered after your baby is born
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Registering and naming your baby (government, citizens and rights section)

You will need to register the birth within 42 days of your child being born
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Problems with eating and food allergies in children

Advice on what to do if your child is refusing food, and how to avoid problems with allergies
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Post-natal depression

Post-natal depression (PND) is very common among new parents and may affect as many as one in six new mothers
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If your child is disabled

Information on what you can do if it is found that your child has a disability
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Colic and jaundice

Information on the possible causes of colic and jaundice, and what you can do to ease both conditions
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Having a baby: greener choices (Environment and greener living section)

Some information if you want to make greener choices when you have a baby
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