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Are helmets putting our kids at an increased risk of head injuries?

January 10th, 2016 | By: Nancy Ripton
As helmet use increases so does the impact of head injuries. Find out why.
Are helmets putting our kids at an increased risk of head injuries?

As a parent it’s easy to worry about every bump your child takes – especially if it’s on the head. I’ve been guilty of taking more than one of my kids to the emergency room after a head bump “just to make sure” my child was okay.

Start Your Own Holiday Traditions

December 23rd, 2015 | By: Cheryl Tallman and Joan Ahlers
Your guide to creating your own family traditions this holiday season
Start Your Own Holiday Traditions

Holiday traditions make for fond memories and great stories. Traditional holiday meals and rituals from your past are a great place to start, but it’s fun to get creative and make some holiday traditions unique to your family. Here are some ideas to get you started:

Surprising Holiday Hazards

December 23rd, 2015 | 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:

Is Modern Parenting Having a Negative Impact on Brain Development?

October 21st, 2015 | By: Nancy Ripton
When it comes to how we raise our babies, sometimes the old ways are the best ways.
Is Modern Parenting Having a Negative Impact on Brain Development?

Think we’ve come a long way when it comes to our modern parenting practices? Think again. While parents often have the best intentions, new research shows that detachment-parenting practices such as letting your child cry it out and bottle feeding can actually hinder brain development.

Kid's Vitamin Recall

September 28th, 2015 | By: Nancy Ripton
Find out if your child's vitamins have been recalled.
Kid's Vitamin Recall

Does your child eat vitamins? Health Canada has just issued a recall for both children’s and adult gummy vitamin products from Church & Dwight Canada Corp. The affected supplements include L'il Critters Vitamin D3 (seen here) and Vitafusion Calcium Adult Gummy Vitamins.