Convertible Car Seats: Selecting the Best Option for Your Child

When it comes to being a parent, one of the most important areas you have to think about is the safety of your child. This is never more...

The How-To of Breastfeeding: Positions and Ensuring a Good Latch

As we mentioned in the last week’s article, breastfeeding is a special bond between mother and child that predates even the emergence of the words “mother” and “child.”...

How Long Are Car Seats Good For?

Quick Answer Car seats do expire. It's important to follow the manufacturer's guidelines for when it is time to replace your car seat. There are several other scenarios that...

Terrified of SIDS? Here’s When The Risk Goes Down

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, also known as SIDS, is a devastating disease. The causes are relatively unknown, and the effects are far too apparent. The reality is that infants...

How Long Should a Four Year Old Nap?

From the moment a parent learns a baby is on the way, providing the best possible environment to nurture the child becomes the top priority. Parents begin researching topics...

How Much Sleep Do Kids Need?

Parents always feel like they never get a chance to catch up on sleep, but do not let that distract you from how crucial sleep is to your...

Car Seat Laws and Safety Tips for Parents

One thing every parent must understand is how to transport their children in a car safely. Cars are designed with the safety of full-sized adults in mind. As...

Toddler Feeding Schedule and Nutrition Guide

This week we're tackling toddler-feeding schedules: when they should eat, what they should eat, and how to manage mealtime conflicts. It wouldn't be a health blog if we...

Smart Baby Monitors: Risk Reducers or Anxiety Producers

Baby sleep monitors have been around a long time. With them, we can see and hear our little ones, even when they are across the house in their...

20 Tips for SIDS Prevention

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) kills thousands of babies in the United States every year. It is a silent, unknown killer with no apparent rhyme or reason. Parents...