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  • Development of Infancy and Growth Patterns

    By Amy Walker

    When experiencing the growth patterns after a baby is born, during the first year. A mother observe the gains, height, and weight of her new born baby. The growth in all infancy can be viewed as in-between slow to steady process.  Read..

  • No More Plastic Toy Box: Toy Storage Ideas Parents And Kids Will Love

    By Chris Harmen

    If it seems like your children have more toys than they know what to do with, and that these toys are taking over your house, don't throw them all into the donation bin. Instead look for creative storage solutions that can help keep the playthings out of sight when they're not being used, yet still look great enough to be in any room of your home. Try doing that with a plastic toy box!

  • First, Why Not Purchase A Plastic Toy Chest?

    By Chris Harmen

    If you have a special child in your life, a wooden toy box can be a one of a kind gift. If you're looking for something that will be treasured for years in the future, consider finding toy box plans online and building your own. However, before you attempt to build a toy box, consider these tips to ensure that your project is fun and stress-free.

  • Creating A One Of A Kind Toy Organizer

    By Chris Harmen

    Years ago when parents wanted to choose a toy organizer, they didn't have very many choices. Instead, they were limited to the large toy boxes that they could find in the store. However, online shopping and the evolution of woodworking has made it possible for parents to purchase a completely personal wooden toy chest, which helps ensure that no two storage chests are exactly alike. Before you purchase one, learn about the different personalization options that are available.

  • The Way to Get Healthy with Multivitamins

    By Raman

    Every human on Earth wishes to be healthy and lead a healthier lifestyle. But with the ever growing pollution, there is a steady rise in the diseases. Many a times, these become epidemic and affect a large number of people. It is very important that people should maintain certain control on their eating habits and keep providing your body with nutrition. This way, it gets easier to have a well maintained health. Other than good food, you can go for best men's multivitamin and other supplements. Want to get these supplements for yourself? Get going with this piece of information.  Read..

  • Make a Better Way to Your Good Health

    By Raman

    Today, pollution has taken a strong toll on people' health. It has been noticed that over the years people are getting more sick . It is because of lack of sanity and hygiene in the environment. In such a scenario, it is important to take control on health,food habits and personal hygiene. Often maintaining a good health becomes a tough task. In that case, you should provide nutrition to the body. Many times, enough nutrition is not found in food and often the purity is lacking. In this case, you can take calcium vitamin D. It is an ideal way to make your body grow and flourish. Want to know more about it? Go ahead with this article.  Read..

  • Exercise After Vaccination: Reminders To Keep Yourself Safe

    By David Nardi

    A lot of people avoid getting vaccinations for the fear of contracting any side effects. While it is true that some forms of vaccination can affect your normal health, the side effects are largely transitory and last for merely 1-2 days. Off late, there has been a lot of debate about the possible dangers of working out post vaccination. Most of us would imagine that physical activity will be detrimental to the well-being of a personal who has received a flu shot. After all, a person's immunity is already on the lower side immediately after a shot.  Read..

  • Vitamin Supplements For Stamina And Concentration - Some Resources Regarding B12

    By jorgeemmet

    Generally, human body needs healthy and well-balanced diet for being energetic and only this sort of diet will improve the concentration power as well. When it comes to production of energy, Vitamins under the category of B plays an important role and they also ensure proper functioning of human brain. Particularly, Vitamin B-12 is highly important and it can be obtained from the foods we take. Let us understand how vitamin B-12 is helpful in improving energy and concentration levels.  Read..

  • Tips for Positive Proud Parenting

    By WeWant ABaby

    Children’s are integral part of any ones family life and today there are many options available for people who got fertility issues, single parents and people who are gay. There is still not much acceptance in many parts of the world for Gay couple and in such situations gay surrogacy seems to be very feasible solution. Surrogacy is an option for gay men who wish to have a biological connection to their child. In a gestational surrogacy arrangement, one or more embryos would be created in an IVF cycle, using donor eggs and the individual or couple’s sperm.  Read..

  • Your Persona in A Better Way

    By Raman

    Is your personality impressive? You wish you could look distinguished in public? Want to have a great body? Over the years, a revolution has been seen where everybody is looking forward to make a great and healthy body. Today, people are focusing on what they eat and make sure they appeal good. What efforts do you make to look and feel good? You can take body building supplements. If you want to know more on how you can get great body, read this piece of information.  Read..

  • Help The Environment Through Social Networking

    By Hueys Planet

    Today, the planet is calling for desperate help, like it never did before. Environmental issues are pressing. And if we do not do anything about it, we could end up losing everything that we are enjoying today – including life. The good news is that more and more people are learning to go out of their own means in order to do something for the environment. To spread the message faster, they even use social networking websites like Facebook, to tap as many people as they can. Here are ways to help the environment through social networking.  Read..

  • Tips When Making A Home-Based Ice Cream

    By Hueys Planet

    Ice cream at the beach? If you want more than just the barbecue and the pinacolada, bringing homemade ice cream to the beach would make a good idea. Just as long as you have the cooler ready, you can have yummy ice cream all day long while listening to the splash of the waves and the beat of reggae music.  Read..

  • Facebook: More Than Just Being “The Social Network”

    By Hueys Planet

    The Social Network, referred to by many as “The Facebook Movie” became a huge hit to viewers, young and old alike. It revolves around Mark Zuckerberg’s, the brilliant mind behind Facebook who is now among the richest 20-something in the world, quest for acceptance. It satisfies viewers’ curiosity on how and what brought about the creation of one of the most successful websites in all time. The Social Network talks about the journey of a young man, who was called a geek, an asshole, and then later on, a genius, and a billionaire.  Read..

  • Are Our Children at Risk?

    By Kim M. Lane

    “America runs on Dunkin”Reality is this slogan is not far from the whole truth.It is estimated that 80-90% of Americans consume caffeinated products daily (Plotnik & Kouyoumadjian, 2007; Naoshi & Hirofumi, 2007).Many adults begin their day with a dose of hot or cold caffeine to increase their alertness…a wake up boost.In fact, caffeine (in a reasonable dosage) is linked to increasing alertness (Ruxton, 2009).Coffee is the caffeinated beverage of choice for most adults.However, caffeine is not just the drug of choice for adults any longer.  Read..

  • Does discipline really change the behavior of children?

    By Mark Lakewood, CEO

    Do you sometimes get frustrated disciplining your child because the discipline appears to be ineffective? Do you sometimes change your discipline in search of the most effective one to use on your child? Have you come to the conclusion that no discipline is effective on your child? If you are experiencing any of these thoughts or feelings today  Read..

  • Bullying Prevention Skills and Techniques for Children

    By Mark Lakewood, CEO

    Child bullying is a big problem in our schools today. The main difference between child bullying today from the past is the nature of the bullying and the violence that occurs in the aftermath. Cyberbullying is becoming a popular and more destructive form of bullying than traditional bullying. More children today are bringing guns to school to seek revenge on others. Child bullying has been around and will probably remain for years to come.  Read..

  • Choosing the Right Vitamin Supplement for Your Children

    By Cindy Paiva

    If the world were a perfect place, we wouldn’t have to worry about giving supplements to our families. Children are miraculously designed to thrive on a balanced variety of whole foods: fruits, veggies, whole grains, beans, nuts, and lean sources of protein and calcium.I worry most about “the Greene 13,”: calcium, fiber, folic acid, iron, magnesium, omega 3 fatty acids (especially DHA), phosphorous (except for kids who drink carbonated beverages and get too much phosphorus), potassium, vitamin A, vitamin C, vitamin D, vitamin E, and zinc  Read..

  • Health Check: Are Your Kids Getting Enough Vitamin D?

    By Cindy Paiva

    I was disappointed to hear the results of a new study about vitamin D levels in our children. Researchers found that about 70 percent of U.S. children have low levels of vitamin D, a problem that puts them at higher risk for bone and heart disease - among other things.  Read..

  • Bad Breath

    By Cindy Paiva

    Most kids would go out of their way to avoid eating garlic or onions, yet it is not unusual for a child to wake up with very smelly breath. Throughout the day, a child’s saliva, swished by the mouth muscles, washes away unwanted debris.  Read..

  • Now parents can monitor growth of their kids

    By Web2indya

    Short stature or short height is a common problem in children and if timely treatment is not given then kids may remain short. This leads to problems like job related issues, inferiority complex in child, marriage related problems etc. For timely treatment, it is important to diagnose short height at right time and then consult the doctor so that to get treatment at proper time.  Read..

  • Keeping Your Children Safe

    By Alan Cohen

    "Seventy-four percent of children who are kidnapped and later found murdered are killed within the first three hours after being taken." - Deborah J. Daniels, Assistant Attorney General and National AMBER Alert Coordinator  Read..

  • Sugar Pills and Magic Kisses

    By Lesley Alderman

    The secret to treating everything from boo-boos to butterflies.  Read..

  • Emergency!

    By Laurie Tarkan

    A no-panic guide to saving your child's life.  Read..

  • Message to Dads: Stay Involved In Your Child's Life

    By ARA Content

    Being actively involved in your child's life has many rewards -- memories, great conversations, a deeper relationship with your child, and the chance to...  Read..

  • What is the importance of reading to a child?

    By Christina Wilson

    The importance of reading to children cannot be stressed enough. Read and find out more.  Read..

  • Kids Can Be Depressed Too

    By Carol E. Watkins, MD

    Everybody gets sad sometimes. You feel like your parents or your friends hate you and you want to stay up in your room and get away from them all. That can happen to anyone. However, the feelings usually pass in a few hours or a few days. Pretty soon, you are back to your usual self.  Read..

  • Help for Kids' Heat Injuries

    By Rachelle Vander Schaaf

    The most common heat illnesses--and what to do
    Kids, especially those under 4, are susceptible to heat-related illness because their small bodies generate more heat than their few sweat glands can handle. And they don't always drink enough to replace the fluid they lose in sweat, leading to dehydration. Here are the most common heat illnesses--what to look for and how to help.  Read..

  • Kids and Breakfast

    Do your kids eat breakfast?
    By many reports, 40% of kids don't.
    But everyone knows that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, right?
    Here is some proof:  Read..

  • Pool Safety

    By Laura Jana, M.D., F.A.A.P.

    Swimming pools can serve as a source of unlimited fun for children, but they're also the source of potential danger. Regardless of whether you have a backyard pool, are vacationing at a hotel with a pool, or belong to the neighborhood swim club, there are some important safety tips to follow.  Read..

  • Teach Your Children Healthy Eating Habits By Setting A Good Example - Brief Article

    The old maxim "Do as I say, not as I do" just doesn't work when it comes to teaching your children healthy eating habits.
    A growing body of research shows that the bad food habits of parents may play a role in obesity in their children.  Read..

  • Healthy Cooking for Kids

    Getting kids involved in cooking is one way to encourage healthful eating. If they help prepare it, they just may eat it. Following are suggestions, tips, the best and worst foods for kids, plus some healthy recipes you're children are sure to enjoy!  Read..

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