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Tips On Preventing Foodborne Illness During Pregnancy

June 5, 2018

Eating Safely for Two: Preventing Foodborne Illness During Pregnancy Handling foods safely will help keep you healthy during pregnancy   Food safety is important for everyone. But it is especially important to pregnant women, their unborn children, and others with weakened or developing immune systems. When women become pregnant, their bodies naturally undergo hormonal changes, some of which also change their immune systems, making them more susceptible to foodborne pathogens, a risk that is also shared with their fetuses. Pregnant…

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4 Ways You Can Help Your Child Deal With Stress

March 21, 2018

Adults often complain they are “stressed out.” Increasingly, statistics show, American children are stressed out as well, and the effects on their health, emotional state, and cognitive ability can be significant. It’s well-documented that adult stress can lead to serious illnesses. But many researchers believe that ongoing stress during childhood from poverty, parents fighting or substance abuse, bullying, violence or other adversity can harm kids’ brains and other body systems and possibly lead to major health issues when they’re adults.…

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4 Benefits of Laughing Your Way Through The New Year

March 15, 2018

Like clockwork, people are composing their lists of New Year’s resolutions, and at the same time they’ve ended 2017 with some of the same problems, frustrations or worries of past years.  They want to take a brighter outlook and ride those resolutions to a higher quality of life in the New Year – but inevitably, familiar issues get them down year after year. How can this New Year be different? How can you stay more positive and hopeful despite problems that won’t…

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Sleep Tips for Traveling with a Newborn, Infant or Toddler

March 7, 2018

Just when you have a great routine in place, it’s time to travel with baby! Many parents worry about keeping baby on a good sleep schedule when away from home, but our tips below will help keep baby -and the rest of the family- calm and comfortable. Practice at home! Many times babies are not used to sleeping in a travel bed or pack-n-play. Put baby in travel bed or pack-n-play for naptime at home in weeks leading up to the…

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Reducing the Financial Strain of Higher Education for Parents

March 4, 2018

Very often students aren’t the only ones impacted by the financial strain of their higher education. Many parents feel the pinch, too. Sometimes for assisting or co-signing on multiple children’s loans. Citizens Bank is offering a new, innovative solutions that allows parents and co-signers to refinance loans taken out for their children’s education, condense multiple education loans- and do it all while their children are still in school. More information follows in the press release below. Please consider a blurb to help…

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Helping Children Build Confidence In Stem Skills Through Hands-On Play

March 1, 2018

Learning Resources® has a 30 year history of helping millions of children develop a love of learning while building educational skills to take on the world. And today, staying true to this mission means bringing the highest quality resources to classrooms and families that meet authentic criteria for building STEM skills at early ages. Learning Resources has  earned the STEM Approved Trustmark™ from STEM.org™) on over 50 of its products.   Coding has become an integral part of STEM education.…

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Dr. Tanya Altmann’s Infant Nutrition Tips

April 24, 2017

Most adults are familiar with probiotics and the role they play in our overall health. But many people don’t realize probiotics are also important for babies and their growing bodies. A new study suggests that only 23% of parents currently incorporate probiotics into their young child’s diet. First introduced during breast feeding, probiotics are ‘good bacteria’ that support your baby’s digestive health and immune system. As babies grow, gut health is important for good overall health. So, parents should be…

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4 Ways To Manage A Healthy Relationship With Your Children

April 4, 2017

As a parent you have to enforce guidelines and prepare your children so they’ll be able to survive on their own. At the same time, you want to form a bond with them that they’ll call you their (best) friend and still respect you as their parent. To ensure a positive outcome here are 4 ways to manage a healthy relationship with your children. Communication Never miss the opportunity to talk to them. The more you talk to them, the…

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Spring Into Spring!! 7 Ways to Be More Optimistic

March 22, 2017

We set the clocks ahead for daylight savings and many of us woke up to a darker sky feeling sluggish thanks to a one hour loss of sleep. If you hit the snooze, pulled the covers up over your head still feeling bummed out about your waistline, bank account, career or love life, you’re not alone. Despite more daylight our worries will still be there. So how do we spring into spring, a season that’s all about new beginnings and…

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