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What to look for after the baby is vaccinated?

Reação do bebê ao tomar vacina

Fever, pain, redness, allergies, and localized edemas are just some of the most common reactions that can happen in the 48 hours after a vaccine. Communicate it to the pediatrician immediately if the symptoms persist for longer. Your health care provider will guide you on whether to medicate your child or take on special care. […]

Learn which vaccines your child needs

Vacinas para o bebê

Keep your vaccine schedule handy and updated. Your child needs you to take care of her needs. While still in the maternity ward, babies are usually given two vaccines: against Hepatitis B and the BCG vaccine, which protects against tuberculosis (this one, in fact, leaves a little mark on the baby’s arm for the rest […]

The second month of life: What to expect

Bebê de um mês

It’s Baby’s two months old mark! Baby girls are probably weighing about 11.3 pounds; boys are weighing around 12.3 pounds. Height averages are 22.5 inches for girls and 23 inches for boys. An important characteristic of this period is that their muscular tone is getting better: day after day, your little one becomes firmer and […]