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Published: Wednesday 29 January 2020

Meningitis: what to look for and what to do

We hear a lot about meningitis in the news and the devastating effects it can have, and it pays to be aware of the signs and symptoms. Meningitis is an infection of the protective…

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Published: Wednesday 29 January 2020

Baby and toddler yoga breathing techniques: snake breath

Snake breath is a highly calming breathing technique, principally for use in teaching toddler yoga. It helps children to self-regulate. So how to go about it? Sit the children…

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Published: Thursday 23 January 2020

Dealing with choking in babies and children

Every parent's nightmare is for their child to choke. It’s estimated that approximately 90% of parents attend first aid courses because they are worried about choking. So how real i…

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Published: Sunday 19 January 2020

Baby sleep tip #4: put your baby down awake, to go to sleep

Our top sleep tip number 4 is to put your baby down to go to sleep when they're still awake. This will help your baby learn to get to sleep on his or her own, if this is what you…

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Published: Friday 17 January 2020

Top 14 'why things might go wrong' in your baby massage class

Most of the time baby massage sessions for most instructors will be enjoyable and fun, especially if they’re well-trained and have the skills to teach efficiently and k…

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Published: Thursday 26 December 2019

January sale now on

As we approach the end of the year, and move into January we're celebrating with fantastic reductions on all of our open courses and distance learning options, including Baby and…

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Published: Friday 13 December 2019

Dangers of button batteries

With Christmas just around the corner, it's inevitable that there will be gifts, toys or Christmas novelties containing button batteries. Button (or lithium coin) batteries are a…

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Published: Friday 06 December 2019

Sleep tip: minimising sleep disruption when your baby or toddler is ill

At this time of year babies and little people are often ill with coughs and colds. Add to that the possibility of teething and it can really disrupt their sleep and self-settling…

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Published: Monday 02 December 2019

The perfect Christmas gift that keeps on giving!

Looking for a special present for a loved one? Look no further than a To Baby and Beyond gift voucher for our Baby and Child First Aid course, our sleep support or towards a baby…

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Published: Tuesday 03 December 2019

Keeping children safe at Christmas

Christmas is a happy time usually spent with family and friends. Whether you stay at home, visit others or are at work caring for children, we all make significant changes to our…

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Published: Monday 02 December 2019

How baby massage can help with sleep patterns

Whether you’re a parent attending a baby massage class or a teacher running their own classes, one of the amazing benefits of baby massage is its ability to help establish a good n…

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Published: Wednesday 20 November 2019

Why use songs and rhymes in baby yoga?

Music is pleasurable in any setting and a great addition to a baby yoga class. If you're a baby yoga instructor, or thinking about becoming one, it's worth considering how you use…

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