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How Many Colds Do Babies and Children Get Each Year?

How Many Colds Do Babies and Children Get Each Year?

by Laura Klein
No parent likes to see their little one suffering with a cold or congestion.  But it's a fact of life. Here are the statistics. Babies average between 6-10 colds per year. Babies can only breathe through their nose, so congestion…
Aldi Nasal Aspirator - A Review

Aldi Nasal Aspirator - A Review

by Laura Klein
A lot of customers alerted us to the cheap nasal aspirator available as an Aldi special this week.  While it's great to see Aldi promoting the idea of nasal aspiration for babies and toddlers, we are concerned over the cleaning of the device, an…
Why Is My Child Constantly Sick?

Why Is My Child Constantly Sick?

by Laura Klein
We get many enquiries from Aussie parents with children who have been constantly sick with coughs and runny noses, even outside the normal Winter flu season.  Children no sooner recover from one cold, and the next one arrives, or they have a per…
Diffusing Essential Oils around Babies : Safe Use of Ultrasonic Vaporisers

Diffusing Essential Oils around Babies : Safe Use of Ultrasonic Vaporisers

by Laura Klein
Here at the Snotty Noses Brisbane office, we get weekly inquiries from parents with congested newborns, asking about the safety of our Ultrasonic Cool Mist Vaporiser Range and Essential Oils.  We also get questions from parents of older bab…