I was disappointed, but not surprised, to see the full page advert from the Hong Kong Infant and Young Child Nutrition Association, aka the manufacturers of formula milk, in the South China Morning Post, on November 23.Wednesday, 28 November, 2012, 5:59am
Today our little girl and middle child is four years old. She is full of energy, occasionally cheeky, and more than a match for her older and younger brothers. She is determined, fearless and, as we have always known, amazingly brave.18 Nov 2012 - 3:01pm
Another Japanese baby milk brand, Meiji, has been found to contain too little of the nutrient iodine, the Centre for Food Safety said yesterday.15 Aug 2012 - 11:23pm
Q: If my baby is found to be suffering from iodine deficiency, what is the treatment?15 Aug 2012 - 11:23pm
I wish I were French. It's not the first time, either. I had the same strong urge when I was at university, struggling with when to use the hideously complicated French verb mood, the subjunctive.10 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Frustrated at being unable to find the baby supplies she required, new mother Clarissa Becker started online portal www.babycentral.com.hk three years ago to help fellow mums in need.8 Apr 2012 - 12:00am
Breastfeeding is a public health issue. For the health of all mothers and babies, it should be regarded as the norm, and should not have to compete with the commercial promotion of breastmilk substitutes and artificial feeding.23 Feb 2012 - 12:00am
An 11-month-old girl who died in hospital after being found unconscious in her home may have been killed by being violently shaken, police said yesterday.
Her 26-year-old mother was in police custody last night on suspicion of infanticide but has not been charged. An autopsy will be carried out soon.29 Nov 2011 - 12:00am
The power of balance6 Nov 2011 - 12:00am
A 17-year-old accused of failing to take care of her newborn appeared at Kowloon City Court yesterday on a count of infanticide. Abraham College Form Five student Lai Choi-ying entered no plea. She is accused of failing to care for her baby on Thursday at her home in Shan King Estate, Tuen Mun.6 Apr 2010 - 12:00am
Police are appealing for help finding a Filipino woman who went missing after abandoning her newborn son in Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital. Novel Leonora Perze, 36, gave birth on July 30, but disappeared after being discharged on August 2, leaving her son. Anyone with information should contact police on 2595 2200.25 Oct 2008 - 12:00am
What does a carer for newborns and mothers do?
In general, we are responsible for doing everything for the newborn baby, and I try to also take close care of the new mother. I don't mind what I do, even washing underwear for the new mother.26 Aug 2007 - 12:00am
Parents should do daily exercises with their babies when they have just started to walk, to ensure they develop properly and do not hurt themselves, doctors said yesterday.
A survey revealed that 60 per cent of parents failed to exercise every day with their babies.22 Aug 2007 - 12:00am
As hospitals around town brace for a Year of the Pig baby boom, you might be wondering what to get your best friend (who has everything) for her upcoming baby shower. Hollywood stars and wealthy tycoons are already drooling over the ultimate knick-knack for newborns: Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt bought one for Shiloh; baby Barron Trump has one, too.4 Mar 2007 - 12:00am
My prayers are with the families of the couple and child killed in the terrible accident on Tuen Mun Road this week ('Baby and parents die in crash', February 22). I feel compelled, however, to comment on what I believe to be misleading reporting: 'A police source said the boy, who was too young to put in a baby seat ...' This is blatantly wrong.24 Feb 2007 - 12:00am