Archive for 'Baby'

Tips for Parents Bringing Home a Newborn

Tips for Parents Bringing Home a Newborn

When you bring home your newborn baby, life alters dramatically. But there are ways to ease the transition into family life. Those first few months and weeks of a baby’s life are filled with ups and [...]

Introducing Solid Food

Introducing Solid Food

Is your baby ready to try solid food? Introducing Solid Food By now, most of us are well aware that there is nothing quite like mother’s milk for baby’s nutritional well-being.  But sooner or later, your [...]

The Link Between Childcare and Obesity

The Link Between Childcare and Obesity

According to a recent study, childcare settings can have a big impact on a child’s weight and activity level.  The study found that children in certain childcare settings are about one and a half times more [...]

Eliminating Pesticides

Eliminating Pesticides

Why you’ll want to avoid the use of pesticides in your home. Eliminating Pesticides When summer comes, so come the bugs, and for many out comes the pesticides.  But pesticides are toxic and dangerous not just [...]

Early Intervention Helps Autistic Children

Early Intervention Helps Autistic Children

According to a recent study, children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder can benefit from early intervention as early as 18 months. The study, out of the UC Davis MIND Institute in Sacramento, California says that certain [...]

Signs a Child is Ready for Potty Training

Signs a Child is Ready for Potty Training

If you’re the parent of a toddler, the good news is, your diaper days will soon be over. The bad news is, it won’t happen overnight. Sometime after the age of two, children will start to [...]

Emotions and Learning

Emotions and Learning

 The connection between emotional intelligence and communication skills. Emotions and Learning Turns out that how well our children do academically, or how well they do with their IQ scores doesn’t predict their success in life.  It’s [...]

How Babies Learn to Sleep

How Babies Learn to Sleep

When will you baby sleep through the night? Learning How to Sleep If there’s one thing most parents of newborns want to know, it’s when babies will sleep through the night. It’s a fair question considering [...]

Sleep and New Parents

Sleep and New Parents

Why sleep is vital for keeping relationship strong and for parenting well. Sleep and New Parents It’s difficult for parents of young children and infants to get enough sleep. But without a good night’s sleep it’s [...]

Kid’s Dental Care

Kid’s Dental Care

Preventing your child from getting discolored teeth from fluorosis. Kid’s Dental Care There’s nothing like tooth-brushing and flossing to keep children’s pearly whites white and cavity free. And according to pediatric dentist, Dr. Richard Cramer, the [...]