Baby Feeding: Thoughts from a Dentist

Guest Post by Helen Clint @dentalmummy How you choose to feed your baby is a personal choice based on the needs of your baby, yourself and the rest of your family, and as healthcare professionals, we respect the choice that […]

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3 Easy Ways to Get Your Child Drinking More Water

Worries are often in abundance for new parents, but one in particular which comes up time and again is if their children are drinking enough water.

Babies who are used to solely breast milk or formula may dislike a switch to water, no matter how gradual. However, it is important young children start to drink water regularly as it is vital for gut health and dental hygiene. Water also...

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Baby Tooth Care Tips: Healthy First Teeth in 3 Simple Steps

By the age of 5 years old, 1 in every 5 children in the UK has rotten teeth. Some bad enough they need to be filled or even taken out completely. Although it may seem daunting when faced with a wriggly baby or the clenched jaws of a toddler, an effective oral health routine is vital when setting your child up on the road to life-long healthy teeth.

Children in the UK are fortunate as they...

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Summer Holiday Fun! Get Creative with the Kids, This Summer Holiday…

The school Summer holidays are finally here! No more lunch boxes, book bags and P.E. kits to remember. No more wrestling uncooperative siblings into pushchairs for the school run. No more hunting for uniform socks. Hoorah! However, parents are now presented with a new challenge, as finding activities to keep everyone busy all day every day can be just as tricky.

But, fear not! Team...

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Life’s a Picnic! Enjoy the summer sun with our tips on how to picnic with kids…

As the summer weather has finally arrived, for many families eating outside is a much more favourable option than scoffing lunch in front of the TV or dinner cooped up in a dingy dining room. However, if attempting a meal in the great outdoors with no walls to contain ‘hangry’ toddlers fills you with dread, panic not! Following these simple tips from Babycup will make any picnic a whole lot easier to handle.

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The Dangers of Sucking: How Baby Food Pouches are Damaging the Oral Development of Children

Here at Babycup, we’re all about eating and drinking correctly. That’s not to say we’re afraid of a little mess (bring on that baby led weaning with delicious and nutritious finger foods!), but rather, that we’re concerned about the way little mouths are being trained to develop through improper mouth action.

Our Babycup First Cup is hailed the best drinking solution for little ones by...

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Celebrate the Midsummer Summer Solstice with kids 21st – 23rd June 2019

Children believe in magic. And guess what? They’re right about its existence. Magic truly is all around us, in many forms. The creation of life itself is pretty magical. The wonders of nature (think thunderstorms and photosynthesis) is pretty magical too. And there is so much in this world that cannot be explained, or has yet to be discovered, by children and grown-ups alike!

As adults,...

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Babycup’s Guide to Easter Fun with Toddlers!

Easter is one annual event many families look forward to. Adults have the chance to get together with family and friends for a slap up roast (and, lets face it, a sneaky bit of Easter egg when the kids aren’t […]

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