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Super Foods for Moms

January 14th, 2018 | By: Nancy Ripton
When it comes to nutrients that do a body good some foods just pack a bigger health punch than others. Here’s how to get the most bang from the calories you eat by tapping into our favorite nutrient-rich foods.
Super Foods for Moms

A Harvard University study found that eating blueberries can delay cognitive decline. They are rich in the flavonoid anthocyanidins, which crosses the blood-brain barrier and enhances the areas of learning and memory. Flavonoids also act as a powerful antioxidant and have anti-inflammatory properties that reduce stress and disease. If you needed another excuse to increase your blueberry intake, they can also reduce your appetite and help you lose weight. 

Surprising Holiday Hazards

December 27th, 2017 | 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:

Breastfeeding 101: How to get the perfect latch

November 19th, 2017 | 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.

Have a Safe and Fun Halloween

October 18th, 2017 | By: Paula Statman
How to make Halloween safe and fun for your child.
Have a Safe and Fun Halloween

Here's how to keep your tiniest ghosts and goblins protected while having fun on Halloween.

Inspire Your Little Chalk Artist

July 6th, 2017 | By: Nancy Ripton
5 Creative Ways to Have Fun with Outdoor Chalk
Inspire Your Little Chalk Artist

There’s a reason chalk keeps kids coming back to the sidewalks summer after summer. There’s just something about being able to draw graffiti-style, without fear of repercussions, that keeps kids coming back for more. Plus, clean up couldn’t be easier – just wait for it to rain!