Babies 0-2 Archives - Page 3 of 7 - Naturopathic Pediatrics

7 tips to improve your child’s iron status (without supplementation!)

Iron is an essential nutrient, and one that many parents worry about. Current recommendations are to offer iron-rich foods as early as 4-6 months to ensure […]

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Herbs to increase milk supply: a guide to galactagogues

Worried about low breastmilk supply? This post will cover herbs to increase lactation.  Herbs that increase breast milk production are called “galactagogues.”  (“Galacta” = milk, “-gogue” […]

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Naturopathic Treatment for Infant Eczema

Eczema (aka Atopic Dermatitis)  is very common, and it frequently first pops up infancy affecting anywhere from 5-20% of children.  I’ve seen many babies, some as […]

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Getting baby (and parents!) ready for solids – a case for Baby Led Weaning

If you’re at all familiar with my practice, you’ll know that I’m a huge advocate of baby led weaning (BLW).  For the several years I’ve been […]

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Natural Home Treatments for Croup

What is Croup? Croup is known for its loud, barking cough and inflammation of the throat, which can cause severe issues with breathing. It is seen […]

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My child has a cough – when do I call 911?

“My child has a cough – when do I call 911?”  This guide should help answer this question!  These are general recommendations based on the best-practice guidelines […]

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