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2 Weeks Old

Once you’ve made it through the first week of having your baby home with you, it can be easy to start to feel the pressure and stress from trying to settle into a new routine; however, there are also lots of little milestones and incredible moments you’ll be experiencing for the first time.

Baby ClinicDon’t forget to chat to other mums and experts in our Baby Clinic.

Want to know what to expect from your baby’s sleep at 2 weeks? Check out our baby sleep guide.

Charlie O'Brien and a 2 week old baby

What is the best way to care for my two weeks old baby?

As with most aspects of parenting, there’s no ‘one size fits all’ when it comes to the development, milestones, or experiences you’ll be noticing in your second week of caring for your baby. These vlogs show other mums’ experiences, including concerns they had when caring for their two week old.

What do I do if my baby isn’t feeding enough?

If you have concerns about how often or much your baby is feeding, now is a good time to speak to your health visitor or GP, so they can explain some techniques to encourage a healthy appetite and feeding.