The first year

The first year

Information and advice to support you during the baby’s first year.

Breastfeeding is perfect for you and your baby. Find out why, and how you can prepare during pregnancy. 

Cigarette smoke is very harmful to your baby, both during pregnancy and after birth. Find out how to make your home and car smokefree, how second-hand smoke can harm your baby and how you can be smokefree. 

Babies and young children get sick often – it’s a normal part of childhood. Get help quickly if your child shows any of these danger signs. 

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