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Surprising Holiday Hazards

December 5th, 2018 | By: Nancy Ripton
Are poinsettias poisonous? Is your Christmas tree safe? Learn how to keep your child safe this holiday season.
Surprising Holiday Hazards

As parents, we don't want to make like the Grinch and steal all the Christmas cheer, but we don't want our children to get hurt during the holidays either. Unfortunately, holiday hazards can creep up where you least expect them. Here are four surprising holiday health hazards and how to protect your children from them:

Six Secrets to Halloween Happiness

October 11th, 2018 | By: Sydney Loney
From the best costumes to the savviest street smarts, here's how to make sure this Halloween is fun (and safe) for everyone
Six Secrets to Halloween Happiness

Halloween should be scary, but it should be good scary. Here are six ways to keep everyone safe and having fun this Halloween.

Breastfeeding 101: How to get the perfect latch

September 18th, 2018 | By: Nancy Ripton
Getting the right latch is the key to having a positive breastfeeding experience. Here's how to make sure your baby's latch is perfect.
Breastfeeding 101: How to get the perfect latch

Breastfeeding may be natural, but that doesn't mean it's always easy. One of the biggest complaints from new moms is nipple pain. "If your nipples hurt, it's usually because of a poor breastfeeding latch," says Dr. Jack Newman, head of the Newman Breastfeeding Clinic in Toronto. Getting the right latch from the beginning is important for two reasons: it ensures your baby is getting sufficient milk and it prevents nipple pain. Here's how to get the right latch to increase your odds of breastfeeding success.

Getting your Pre-Baby Body Back

July 21st, 2018 | By: Sydney Loney
There's no reason you can't look better than ever after giving birth. Here's how to get your pre-baby body back - and then some.
Getting your Pre-Baby Body Back

There were probably days during your pregnancy when you thought your body couldn't possibly expand any further. But, incredibly, it did. And then you discovered that everything doesn't just miraculously deflate once your baby is born. Fortunately, getting back into shape post-baby is possible. Here's how:

New Age Family Tree

June 14th, 2018 | By: Nancy Ripton
Technology has taken the family way beyond where grandma and grandpa came from. Retail genomics can tell you what colour of eyes your newborn will have or their likelihood of developing an illness at a later age. Here’s how to unlock your family's
New Age Family Tree

“I’m the kind of person that can’t leave a pretty box with a bow untouched–I have to know what’s inside,” says Harriett Balkind, founder of Snoety.com. So when the baby boomer was given the chance to take a peak inside her own genetic make up, the opportunity was too irresistible to ignore. “Who wouldn’t want to know more about where they come from and what their risk of developing a certain disease is?” says Balkind. “Unlocking your personal DNA is the ultimate present to unwrap.”