Pregnancy is a beautiful moment, each time it happens a mother is born, along with a baby. With each of my pregnancies my development as a woman, and a birth worker is evident by the choices I have made. For example my first pregnancy with my twins, I knew veryRead More →

The American Academy of Pediatrics is publishing updated recommendations on car safety seats, but the real-world impact on how parents should use the seats in vehicles will be minimal. In the updated policy statement, “Child Passenger Safety,” and an accompanying technical report, to be published in the November 2018 issueRead More →

Gildan/Alstyle Infant body suits are announcing a recall due to snaps at the crotch that are detaching, posing a choking hazard to young children. The 100% cotton, short-sleeved bodysuits were sold in black, blue, pink and white. They have a lap shoulder construction with three-snap closure at the crotch. AboutRead More →

It’s that time of the year again, and if your a host/hostess then you want to make sure that foodborne illness is not invited to the party, so the FDA encourages you to pull out the food safety playbook and follow these simple steps: CLEAN and wash kitchen surfaces, utensils,Read More →

This may appear to be a self explanatory topic. Commonly, a bottle is thought to be made by simply adding water, perhaps bottled and the desired scoops of formula. This method however is incorrect, according the World Health Organization (WHO). I for one was surprised when I learned the safetyRead More →