UK Babies

What They Don't Tell You About Motherhood

Adele Armstrong | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK Parents
Adele Armstrong

You might think you've died and gone to heaven after having a baby and want another one straight away and you might think : never again! Both are acceptable.

Mother's Mission To Teach Parents Baby Resuscitation

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK Parents

A mother-of-four and founder of Baby Resuscitation opened up about the "terrifying" moment she had to perform CPR on her youngest daughter. Natasha...

Meningitis B Vaccine Now Given To Babies Across UK

PA | By Jane Kirby, Press Association Health Editor | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK Parents

A new vaccine to prevent deadly meningitis is to be given to babies across the UK from today. The meningitis B jab is being offered on the NHS for ...

Tongue Tie Bloody Tongue Tie or How to Ruin the First Weeks With Your Baby

Adele Armstrong | Posted 30.08.2015 | UK Parents
Adele Armstrong

Midwives came and didn't think anything was wrong, despite bleeding and cracked nipples. I will never forget seeing her mouth covered in blood after feeding, I knew this was not right.

MenB Vaccine Could Prevent Up to 4,000 Cases of Meningococcal Disease

Chris Head | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Chris Head

Staff and members from Meningitis Research Foundation welcome the rollout from 1 September of the world's first comprehensive vaccination programme for babies against meningococcal B (MenB) meningitis and septicaemia through the UK's immunisation programme.

Newborn's 'Butt Exploded' All Over Baby-Daddy Bonding Photoshoot

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Parents

Newborn photoshoots are a sweet way to document the beginning of a baby's life, but these parents got a lot more than they bargained for when it came ...

Baby's Reaction To Dad Saying 'I Love You' Will Melt Your Heart

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Parents

Of course you will tell your baby love them before they can talk, but this video might make you say it a little bit more often. A dad is cradling h...

IKEA Cot Warning After Baby Dies In 'Tragic Accident'

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Parents

IKEA has issued a warning about attaching hooks to their cots after a 14-month-old baby died when her pyjamas became entangled on a plastic hook. V...

Boy Reacts To Finding Out He'll Be A Big Brother Like A Boss

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Parents

A pregnant mother filmed the moment she told her son he was going to be a big brother and his reaction is seriously cute. Ethan is handed a piece ...

Double-Barrelled Baby Names Are All The Rage

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK Parents

A study has shown that new parents are developing something of a penchant for double-barrelled baby names. According to the Office For National Sta...

Resistance Is Futile - Tips on Dealing With the Sleep Thieves

Katrina Bruni | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK Parents
Katrina Bruni

This is it now, you know what's coming; you need to dig deep and find the strength within you to get through the night. But to help you, here are a few little reminders/tips on how to cope when the chips are down.

When Life Gives You Lemons...

Libby Martin | Posted 24.08.2015 | UK Parents
Libby Martin

I know lots of people who have children and most of them are newborns or recentborns. I see them struggling with sleep deprivation and feeding and can't help but feel a little envious. I really would give anything. Anything. I don't want to steal your baby though.

The Baby Who Did Not Want to Fall Asleep

Emily-Jane Clark | Posted 21.08.2015 | UK Parents
Emily-Jane Clark

They read her books about sleepy rabbits, tired bears and exhausted princesses. They sang her lullabies that instructed her to 'sleep, baby sleep' or to 'hush little baby' - yet still she remained wide-awake. (Not sleepy yet? Maybe I am reading it too quickly.)

The Order

Sarah Kwong | Posted 19.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah Kwong

It matters if you buy a house, get engaged, get married and have a baby in that order. But it matters more if you don't. They are the reason my colleague's face drops when she sees pictures of her friends with houses and husbands on Facebook, while she raises her son in a rented flat with her boyfriend.

This Baby Thinks Its Cat Is The Funniest Thing Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 19.08.2015 | UK Parents

This baby, much like the rest of the internet, thinks that cats are hilarious. But the truly brilliant thing about this video is how hilarious the...

Mummy Injuries

Claire Kirby | Posted 18.08.2015 | UK Parents
Claire Kirby

The little one is 16 Months old.  Not a tiny baby anymore, yet not quite a toddler.  He's at that precarious in-between stage.  Climbing without knowing the consequences, running when he's not yet got enough miles under the belt walking.  There are bumps and bruises a plenty. Mainly mine.

These Were The Most Popular Baby Names In 2014

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 18.08.2015 | UK Parents

The most popular baby names for 2014 have been released by the Office for National Statistics. The lists revealed very similar trends to 2013. O...

This Photo Has Started A Global Conversation About The Beauty Of C-Section Scars

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 14.08.2015 | UK Parents

Photographer Helen Aller often takes photos of newborns and their mums, but she wasn't prepared for the reaction her latest shot has received. On f...

A Love Story Between An 11-Month-Old Baby And A Spatula

The Huffington Post UK | Emily Burg | Posted 14.08.2015 | UK Parents

Lucas Gallo is a baby with a passion, a passion for a small plaid spatula. After Lucas' dad posted a picture of him on Reddit, which showed him...

Angry Baby Refuses To Smile

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 14.08.2015 | UK Parents

This grumpy little tyke just will not smile, despite the numerous attempts his parents make to cheer him up. He might not be old enough to talk ye...

Parents Put Baby To Sleep With iPhone Swipe

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 11.08.2015 | UK Parents

How easy would it be if you could put your baby to sleep just like you unlock your iPhone: With one simple swipe? For the parents in the video abov...

Online Advert Offers To Sell Baby Boy For Adoption For £15,000

SWNS | Posted 11.08.2015 | UK Parents

Police have launched an investigation after a baby boy was offered up for adoption for £15,000 in an online advert. The post was listed on a class...

Got Milk?!

Sophia Walker | Posted 10.08.2015 | UK Parents
Sophia Walker

We've had selfies, belfies, babies with crazy hair, hot dog legs, pet shaming and planking, so it was only a matter of time before #MilkDrunk babies became a thing. If you've been anywhere near social media in the past few days you'll have seen the avalanche of interest in this phenomenon known to parents everywhere.

10 Habits Parents Struggle To Break With Their Kids

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 10.08.2015 | UK Parents

Whether it's sleeping in their bed while they fall asleep or letting them win that game of scrabble, it's not unusual to form small (but sweet) habits...

Belt Up and Get Ready for the 'Baby' Rollercoaster

Emma Porcelli | Posted 10.08.2015 | UK Parents
Emma Porcelli

I don't think I am alone in thinking that having a baby blows your mind. You see babies, hear babies, friends have had babies, family members have had babies! They look cute don't they?