San Diego Babies and Toddlers

We teamed up with others in the community to create a new digital guide that has essential, up-to-date information for first-time parents and must-have resources for those who are expecting the second (or third) time around. This unique bundle includes advice from local, experienced parents on topics such as breastfeeding, sleep strategies, potty training, nutrition and how to prepare toddlers for preschool.

Thank you to our San Diego Babies & Toddlers Sponsors! 

cpmg babyChildren’s Physicians Medical Group
www.cpmgsandiego.com
We’re proud to provide San Diego County and Southern Riverside the only integrated pediatric network of primary care, specialty care and hospital services, as a part of Rady Children’s Health Network.

SDSU Foundtion WIC Program
sdsuwic.org/ wic baby

The WIC Program provides income eligible families with: Healthy Foods: The WIC Program offers WIC Checks which can be used to purchase healthy foods at any WIC Authorized store in California. Nutrition Education: When you are a part of WIC, you will have the opportunity to meet with a Nutrition Counselor to discuss your family’s health, nutrition goals and more! Breastfeeding Support: The WIC Program is a source for breastfeeding assistance- with information, a helpline and breast pumps. Community Resources: WIC is happy to connect you with other programs that you may qualify for. WIC Shopping: The WIC Program cares about your shopping experience. Please click here to share any challenges you have experienced while shopping for your WIC foods.

chris all colorsAll Colors Photography
allcolorsphotographyblog.com/
San Diego natural light Photographer specializing in Maternity, Newborn & Children.

FSMG babiesFertility Specialists Medical Group
ivfspecialists.com/
Fertility treatment isn’t about miracles. It’s about expertise, science, hard work, compassion and perseverance. For 20+ years, Fertility Specialists Medical Group (FSMG) has provided high-quality fertility, IVF and reproductive care to the San Diego area.

palomar babyPalomar Health Birth Center
palomarhealth.org/women-and-children/womens-and-childrens-services/pregnancy-birth
The Palomar Medical Center Poway Birth Center specializes in giving you the personalized birthing experience you’ve planned for, or better. You’ll have a large private birthing room your entire stay, natural and holistic birth options and wireless mobility during labor. Our highly trained labor & delivery team has the expertise to make every moment special and safe. Because when you’re here, we are family. Schedule a tour at PalomarHealth.org/PowayBirthCenter.

Children's Choice Pediatric Dental Care
mychildrenschoice.com/ SDRC mom baby

San Diego Regional Center Early Start Program
SanDiegoRegionalCenter.org
Is your baby meeting important milestones? If you have concerns about your child’s development, don’t wait! Have your questions answered today!

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Tootris
tootris.com

Affordable, quality Child Care, made easy. Until now, it’s been a struggle for parents to find an easy and convenient way to place their children in a Child Care program that they trust. Often, this means that children are on paid waiting lists for months at a time. TOOTRiS is changing that, making it convenient, affordable and on-demand!

aquaproAqua Pros
aquapros.org
Excellence in aquatics, one swimmer at a time. Our program is designed to help students thrive and become competent swimmers while still offering the most convenient, family-friendly structure for parents. We instruct all students: 2 month old infants through adults. Our swim program is divided into four levels, and class size is kept to three students in a group class and four in a Parent-Tot to allow for individualized instruction.

The Super Dentists SuperDentistBaby
TheSuperDentists.com
We're the largest, most trusted Pediatric Dentistry, Orthodontics & Parent Dentistry practice in San Diego, we see babies, toddlers, kids, teens & parents. Six convenient locations. Call 1-855-GO-SUPER

nature whisNature's Whisper Family Yoga
natureswhisper.com

How to Transition Back to Work After Maternity Leave

How to Transition Back to Work After Maternity Leave

Just as new moms are getting into the rhythm of parenthood, reality hits for those who work away from home and it’s time to go back. Here are strategies to help plan and manage the transition back . . .

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Baby Digestion Issues in the First Year

Baby Digestion Issues in the First Year

Most babies have healthy, functional digestive systems—even those who experience an occasional bout with gas, diarrhea or tummy pain. But because common digestive issues like spitting up, reflux, . . .

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The Benefits of Rapid Whole Genome Sequencing

The Benefits of Rapid Whole Genome Sequencing

It is estimated that 15 percent of infants and children in intensive care units are there due to an underlying genetic condition. Just a few years ago, many of these infants would pass away or go th . . .

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Easy Games that Help Baby’s Brain Development

Easy Games that Help Baby’s Brain Development

Playing with your baby yields much more than adorable smiles. According to child development experts, simple games boost baby’s brain development, fostering growth in language, math, science and o . . .

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Baby Sleep Challenges and When to Consider a Sleep Coach

Baby Sleep Challenges and When to Consider a Sleep Coach

When I was pregnant with my first son, I read at least 10 books about birth. Sure, I knew the birthing process would last a mere one to two days and I’d chosen a trusted provider to guide me throu . . .

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Pregnancy and Baby Nutrition Impact Growth and Development

Pregnancy and Baby Nutrition Impact Growth and Development

  The World Health Organization found that a child’s nutrition in the first 1,000 days of life—from conception through age 2—has a substantial impact on physical and behavioral developme . . .

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How to Support Oral Health in Babies and Toddlers

How to Support Oral Health in Babies and Toddlers

A little-known fact for many parents—when you test the temperature of your baby’s bottle with your mouth or share food, a straw, or a utensil with your toddler, you’re also sharing bacteria th . . .

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San Diego Pediatricians, OB/GYNs and Midwives Recommended by Local Parents

San Diego Pediatricians, OB/GYNs and Midwives Recommended by Local Parents

Thank you to all the local parents who responded to our request for favorite pediatricians, OB/GYNs and midwives in San Diego County. Doctors and providers are listed alphabetically by organization, . . .

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San Diego Babies and Toddlers

San Diego Babies and Toddlers

We teamed up with others in the community to create a new digital guide that has essential, up-to-date information for first-time parents and must-have resources for those who are expecting the seco . . .

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What New Moms Need to Know about Breastfeeding

What New Moms Need to Know about Breastfeeding

For some new moms, breastfeeding comes naturally, but for others, it brings anxiety, fear, challenges and a lot of questions: Will I make enough milk? Will my baby latch? Will it hurt? Breastfeeding . . .

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Baby Feeding & Nutrition: Introducing Solids

Baby Feeding & Nutrition: Introducing Solids

When baby is ready for solids her world expands to include meaningful family mealtimes, colorful messes and even bursts of excitement over new flavors. However, the solid food transition can be stre . . .

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10 Sleep Strategies for Babies + Local Mom Advice

10 Sleep Strategies for Babies + Local Mom Advice

There’s one piece of sleep advice that serves parents best: Give your child the sleep support he needs, and no more. It’s that simple. Respond to his needs compassionately, and learn when to ste . . .

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We Need Your Referrals for OB/GYNs, Midwives and Pediatricians

We Need Your Referrals for OB/GYNs, Midwives and Pediatricians

Tell us about your favorite obstetricians, gynecologists, midwives and pediatricians for our Mom-Approved Referral List!This is your opportunity to refer other parents to the best OB/GYNs, midwives . . .

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10 Benefits of Exercise During Pregnancy

10 Benefits of Exercise During Pregnancy

Research clearly shows that women should exercise while pregnant. The benefits include not only emotional and physical improvement for mom, but healthy heart development for the baby as well. P . . .

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Baby Product Review: In the Nursery

Baby Product Review: In the Nursery

Baby Product Review. New parents can choose from a variety of products that can make every day with that bundle of joy just a little easier. Polly Highchair$129.99; ChiccoUSA.comGrows with your . . .

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