Why reusable always trumps paper or plastic! – The next time the clerk at your favorite grocery store asks whether you prefer “paper or plastic” for your purchases, consider giving the truly eco-friendly response and saying, “neither.” Plastic bags end up as litter that fouls the landscape, and kill thousands of marine mammals every year […]
Hopefully the EU will do something to take the lead on parabens, but some countries and companies have started the ball rolling, so that’s a start! – Senior Researcher Torkjel M. Sandanger and a group of NILU researchers at the Fram Centre in Tromsø have analysed 350 blood samples from Norwegian women, and have found […]
We say get them out to a playground or park, or the nearest paddock! – The American Academy of Pediatrics this afternoon has reaffirmed its policy to discourage parents from allowing screen time for infants and children under 2 years of age. It’s the first new policy statement from the pediatrician’s group since 1999 and […]
We don’t need an excuse to cuddle babies, but here’s another reason why a good cuddle as soon as they’re born is a good thing! – Cuddling a baby immediately after birth helps new mothers breastfeed successfully, according to researchers. A study shows that women who had already planned to breastfeed before the delivery were […]
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The wonders of lullabies! Makes sense to us, and the cows and paccas don’t mind the singing too – Parents should sing to their children when they hurt themselves as lullabies help to reduce their pain, a study has found.Singing Twinkle Twinkle Little Star, Hushabye Baby and Five Little Ducks to sick children was found […]