Tag Archives: Baby Health

Breastfeeding plays important role in ‘seeding’ infant microbiome with beneficial bacteria | University of California

Yet another benefit of breastfeeding for as long as you can! – The study found that 30 percent of the beneficial bacteria in a baby’s intestinal tract come directly from mother’s milk, and an additional 10 percent comes from skin on the mother’s breast. What’s more, babies who breastfeed even after they begin eating solid […]


How to Green Your Kid’s Room (NYMetroParents)

We love these tips, and couldn’t agree more! – Wash Your Hands Get rid of the hand sanitizer by the changing mat and don’t use it on your kids’ hands. It may contain triclosan, trilocarbon, or fragrances, which are suspected carcinogens and endocrine disruptors. Triclosan was recently banned by the Food and Drug Administration and […]