Family & Pregnancy

Key Facts To Understand And Cope With A Miscarriage

Miscarriage, although relatively common, is not a topic North American adults openly discuss. As a result, many couples who are starting a family or...

Raising A Child With Down Syndrome

Just about every parent of a child who has Down syndrome has cited the moment they found out their child’s diagnosis, whether it was...

How To Treat Childhood Obesity

When one thinks of a child, they tend to apply the descriptive terms energetic and active. While this would be the ideal situation for...

Preventing & Treating Microcephaly

Microcephaly is a rare medical condition, a neurological disorder in which a baby's head is smaller than normal and undeveloped. It can occur while...

The Complete Guide To Safe Skincare During Pregnancy

When you first learn you are expecting, it can be both an exciting and overwhelming time. There will be so many changes you will...

When To Supplement Breastfeeding With Formula

The decision on whether or not to breastfeed can be a difficult one. However, more difficult still is the decision of when to supplement...

Risk Factors And Causes Of Childhood Obesity

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, since the 1970s, the obesity rate among children has more than tripled. This means almost...

The Worst Foods For A Hyperactive Toddler Or Child

Toddlers are a nonstop bundle of energy. They jump from one activity to the next without warning. Feeding a toddler can be tricky. Many...

Reasons Why Letting Go Of Toxic Relationships Is The Best For You

Toxic relationships can occur with someone as close as a family member or friend, and many don't even know they are in one. This...

Why It Is So Important To Store Cord Blood

Perinatal stem cells found in the placenta, amniotic fluid, cord tissue, and cord blood are non-controversial. They have no ethical, moral, religious, or political...