Caring for your baby

A newborn baby is big responsibility and many new parents might feel nervous about washing their baby or changing nappies. Here we look at some babycare basics.
This article provides practical information for new mums about how often to breastfeed and how many feeds their baby might need.
The contents of your baby’s nappies change day by day at first and they can help you know if feeding is going well. Read more about what to expect here.
The thought of travelling with your baby may be daunting. But with a little bit of planning and preparation, it can be very rewarding.
Here we look at different approaches to parenting and what you might find helpful in making decisions about your baby’s care.
Baby massage can help babies with sleep, wind, colic and relaxation. Massaging your baby can help you bond too: find out more in this article.
Read about how to bath your baby, keep her clean and other useful bathtime tips here.
This article discusses swaddling - how to do it as well as the arguments for and against.
You’re out for the day. You need to change your baby's nappy. But where is the nearest or best changing room? NCT Babychange can point you in the right direction.