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Published: Tuesday 28 March 2017

Learn to teach toddler yoga in London, Doncaster or in-house

We are very excited to launch the first two open course dates for our toddler yoga instructor course. We will be in London on the 22nd/23rd May and Doncaster on the 5th/6th June…

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Published: Thursday 16 March 2017

Changing clocks

With the clocks about to change on the 26th March, we thought it a wise time to offer some advice on how to keep baby's sleeping settled, both for their benefit and yours! Bear in…

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Published: Tuesday 14 March 2017

Choking on small objects

Sadly, each month in the UK a child dies from choking. Many more need medical treatment. Of course, the younger the child the more at risk they are principally because they’re s…

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Published: Tuesday 14 March 2017

Dangers of button batteries

Button (or lithium coin) batteries are a fairly modern hazard and can be very dangerous if swallowed. In fact, it is possible for them to cause death within hours. If swallowed,…

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Published: Monday 06 March 2017

How to be prepared for an emergency

Although we recommend that parents, family members and childcare professionals undertake first aid training, preventing accidents in the first place is preferable. Of course, …

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Published: Saturday 04 March 2017

When not to massage baby

Although baby massage is almost always a pleasurable experience for both baby and parents or carers, there are occasions when it is best not to massage baby. To find out more,…

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Published: Thursday 23 February 2017

Infant massage: tips for parents

If you’re a parent or carer about to embark on an infant massage class with your child, these are our suggestions for how to have a successful session. Alternatively, if you’re a bab…

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Published: Monday 20 February 2017

Student Spotlight: Emma Haverson and Anna Mapson

This Student Spotlight sees the first double-interview featuring the team from The Gentle Touch. The Gentle Touch are Emma Haverson and Anna Mapson (both trained with To Baby and…

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Published: Thursday 16 February 2017

Colic and baby massage

Colic is a broad term, which is defined by its symptoms rather than a particular cause. It is a topic we explore and discuss as part of our Diploma in Teaching Infant Massage…

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Published: Wednesday 15 February 2017

Instructor Interview: Kay Baldock

In this interview we meet Kay. Kay's one of the instructors on our Baby and Child First Aid and Paediatric First Aid courses which take place across Sussex as well as in Raynes…

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Published: Tuesday 14 February 2017

Oxytocin: the 'love hormone'

To celebrate St Valentine’s Day we thought we’d take a look at oxytocin - often dubbed the ‘drug of love’ or ‘hormone of cuddles’ - and how it relates to both infant massage and baby yoga. …

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Published: Thursday 09 February 2017

Infant massage and baby yoga instructor training course dates for Manchester in 2017

We are really excited to be bringing our fully accredited baby massage training courses to Manchester! Our Royal College of Midwives [RCM] accredited infant massage and baby yoga…

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