April 2012

Leaving Your Baby with a Babysitter? Having a Crying Plan May Help Prevent Shaken Baby Syndrome

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Knowing when it’s time to leave your baby with a babysitter is a personal decision that can be nerve-wracking and unsettling, especially for a first time mom. You want to make sure that your child will be safe and cared for while you are away. One of the best ways to help your babysitter feel […]

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New Study Finds That Sugar Makes Up Large Portion Of Average Child’s Diet

close up of sugar cubes April 19, 2012 Healthy Living

According to a new report by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), 16 percent of a child’s daily caloric intake is from added sugars. These sugars can stem from processed foods and sweeteners like high fructose corn syrup. These added sugars can be found in products like sodas, sports drinks, and fruit juices. Too much […]

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