Nurturing Tips

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  • You’ve just discovered you’re expecting!

    Congratulations! Your head is, no doubt, spinning.  Whether this is your first pregnancy, or your second, third or fourth—there’s so much to think about, so much to do. Where do you begin?

  • What is Colic?

    All babies cry. But when an otherwise healthy baby suffers from extreme fussiness, often defined as crying for more than 3 hours per day, more than 3 days per week for at least 3 weeks, they may have a condition called colic.

  • It Takes a Village

    All babies cry.  They eat, sleep, pee, poop, and cry.  But knowing that doesn’t make it any easier to listen to your own child upset.

  • Breastfeeding - Getting Through the Bumps in the Road

    From the time I found out I was pregnant, I knew I wanted to breastfeed. It was probably due to a combination of reasons – but mostly because I had done a decent amount of research on breastfeeding for work, and I know a couple of great moms (who also happen to be Lactation Consultants) who had shared their passion for breastfeeding with me and who have very compelling stories.

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Dr. Levine

Dr. Alanna Levine is a New York based pediatrician and a mom of two children.

Most colic solutions help in about one third of babies, but it’s hard to predict which babies will benefit. Combining remedies is often the most helpful.
- Dr. Green