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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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Consumer Reports: How to Protect Children’s Online Privacy

March 13, 2017

The digital lives of many children are born shortly after they are, when their parents start posting baby pictures on social media. Over the years a child’s digital trail lengthens, as the child and parents share more information online. Safeguarding children’s online privacy should be a family priority, security experts say, but the challenge is becoming more complicated. One new wrinkle is the advent of connected toys. It was recently revealed that one toy company might have left information from…

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10 Important Car Seat Safety Tips

September 27, 2016

Did you know that according to the CDC, accidents are the leading cause of death among children in the United States? September 18-24, 2016 is Child Passenger Safety Week, an annual event put together by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administrations (NHTSA) to raise awareness for car seat safety.     With this year’s remembrance kicking off today, Diono will share 10 different car seat safety tips socially and through its blog, to teach parents the ins and outs of…

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Cars.com Releases Car Seat Honor Roll for Child Passenger Safety Week

September 15, 2016

Cars.com Lists Car Seat Superstars in Annual Car Seat Honor Roll New List of Top Performers Debuted for National Child Passenger Safety Week   CHICAGO – Each year, Cars.com’s Certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians install car seats in nearly 100 new car models. These Car Seat Checks test each vehicle’s LATCH system and its ease of use by installing an infant seat, convertible seat and booster seat. Cars are graded on an A to F scale.   “Out of 84…

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5 Ways to Protect Your Family from Zika Virus

September 12, 2016

  As many people learn about the Zika virus in the media, there is a lot of concern as to whether or not it will reach America. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), although most cases of it have been abroad, they report that cases among those traveling will likely continue to increase, and that the imported cases could result in the local spread of the virus throughout the country. In other words, it may have…

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Back To School Internet Safety: What Parents Needs To Know

September 5, 2016

  Today’s kids are more tech-savvy than ever before. Even toddlers know how to use Mommy’s iPhone to access Calliouepisodes, while older kids have computer skills that astound their parents. Some schools are now even providing iPads for their students, while others require students to prepare all their homework on a laptop or PC.   Karl Volkman, tech expert and CTO of SRV Network, Inc. says, “Classroom assignments today do not involve writing on the chalkboard. Instead, kids are actually blogging…

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Willa Walker

August 1, 2016

    A Playful New Tool for Parents and Toddlers Willa Walker helps babies explore the world while they learn to walk. It is made up of a wooden handle, two ropes and two wooden rings. That’s it. It is a simple yet smart tool that makes learning to walk even more fun for toddlers while saving adults the back-pain from always having to bend over to help them. Gabe Cohn, a Mechanical Engineer by trade, invented the Willa Walker in his garage after babysitting…

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Pokémon Go

July 27, 2016

  “Pokémon Go” is Dangerous for Children, Says Children’s Safety Group Tech safety expert weighs in on the risks and how to avoid them. Pokémon Go has been downloaded by more than 40 million users, making it one of the most widely downloaded apps of all time. In fact, it is now rivaling Twitter as the most popularly used Android app. However, Peter Wanless, CEO of children’s charity NSPCC, has come out against Pokémon, claiming that the game puts children…

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