You CANEnjoy Your Baby... Common Sense Tips To Keep You Sane!!
I was a brand new mom full of awe and trepidation when I first met Dr. Denmark.
She must have sensed my anxiety...
“You see that little squirrel out in the tree? She has never been to a doctor or read a book, but she knows just what to do for her babies. She feeds them, keeps them clean and comfortable and away from people. It’s not as complicated as people might make you think!”
A child is a precious gift, divinely given. Nothing is more helpless than a newborn, who is completely dependent on his parents’ care.
Hi, I’m Madia. I have eleven children and one of the greatest privileges of my life was to know Dr. Leila Denmark. She practiced pediatrics for over 75 years and was my mentor for 32 years.
I can hardly express how much she helped me, both with the children’s medical issues and family life challenges. I would love to share what she taught me with you.
Begin Parenting Before Birth
At the moment of conception, a new child is created; and his health largely depends on the health of his parents and his mother’s nutrition during pregnancy. A life of dissipation and addiction will inescapably and sometimes permanently affect the baby within. Mother is surely “eating and drinking for two” so she must beware what she puts in her body.
Addictions to nicotine, alcohol, snuff, narcotics, and even caffeine will interfere with baby’s health. Consuming too many dairy products can cause anemia in mother and affect her child. Mother should pu