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Flat head and what to do about it...

Plagiocephaly is a very common craniofacial problem.
Positional or deformational plagiocephaly or flat head is a condition that may develop while in the uterus, at birth or during the first few months of life. 469 more words

Maternity Nurse/consultant

Vaccination Day !

This week was a heartbreaking week for me as a new Mom ! Earlier this week, my baby boy had his first set of vaccines. I absolutely 100% advocate for vaccinating your children, but it is so hard to watch your baby cry, and to feel like you’re the one doing it to him. 336 more words


Checking in!

I feel like life is so good, but I feel like it’s been super routine – nothing special to read about!  Here’s a quick look at what we’ve been up to. 463 more words

Family & Friends

Conley's Torticollis and Plagiocephaly Journey

This is not my favorite subject – it is a pain in the neck (pun may have been intended).

Conley isn’t “over it.” He may have signs of it for the rest of his life. 1,205 more words


My Public Health Nurse..When enough is enough!

Description of the role of a Public Health Nurse as per http://www.HSE.ie

‘The public health nurse will visit you within 48 hours of discharge from Hospital following the birth of your baby. 1,096 more words

Helmet Head

Have you seen kids with their very own crash helmets?

The infant helmet, also known as my rabbit hole of doom. I’ve been clawing myself out of this black hole of mommy blogs, message boards, and voices chattering on every tiny aspect of this topic. 1,081 more words


When You're Kid Has Plagiocephaly

My kid has a flat head.  And has for months now.

At his 2 month well check, his doctor showed little concern.  Yep, it was flat, but so are a lot of kids’ these days because protocol is for them to sleep on their backs. 895 more words

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