- By Karen Valencia on April 28, 2014Read more
As parents of older kids know, little heads of hair can become big nests of tangles. At various stages, babies also love moving their heads from side to side in the crib, seat, or swing, which can create more tangles—and that notorious baby bald spot in the back.
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Ear infections are a real nightmare for young kids (and their parents!) for those first years of life. And they’re incredibly common: nearly 50 percent of babies will have an ear infection by their first birthday, usually between 7 and 9 months old. Unless it’s a serious infection, doctors…
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That “new car smell” of new things you buy can be intoxicating — but it’s also toxic! It’s called “off-gassing,” which is the gas or VOC’s (Volatile Organic Compounds) given off by new products in your home — everything from paint and particle boards to the carpet and foam…
- By Jill Chapman on April 25, 2014Read more
When your baby develops crusty, itchy red patches, often on the cheeks, forehead or scalp, within the first six months, that could be a sign of eczema. Eczema can be genetic or caused by environmental factors, such as pets, heat, sweat, dust mites, allergies, even cigarette smoke.