Childproofing and Preventing Accidents

When was the last time you crawled around your home on your hands and knees? As strange as it sounds, give it a go. Kids explore their everyday environments, so it’s important to see things as they do to make sure your home is safe. We often think of babies and toddlers when we hear the […]

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How to get rid of Mommy Guilt

The moment your new baby comes into your arms, a whole new set of emotions rushes in—pride, joy, wonderment, fear, and, yes, guilt. Because everything you do or don’t do as a guardian of this child is all your fault forevermore.  That’s what it feels like anyway, sometimes, as a parent. Who hasn’t brushed off his […]

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How to teach a child to swim

Teaching kids to swim can be a fun yet daunting task for parents. There is much to consider when teaching a child to swim: age of the child, safety, and what aspect of swimming to teach first. Even if you are not a huge fan of being in the water, you can successfully teach your […]

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Dos and Don’ts on how to raise a genius

Contrary to what you might believe, raising smart kids doesn’t necessarily mean hovering over them. Do you wonder if your child is a next wunderkind? Next Mozart or Einstein? According to New Kids Center “If you are wondering how to raise a genius, all you need is love, time and devotion to your child. Many […]

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How to recognize talent in children?

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  I came across this informative article by Dr Bob Myers who is a licensed child and adolescent psychologist. He is Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine. Dr Myers teaches us how to spot talent in children…. What does your child do well? All […]

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Travelling Abroad

Taking off for far-flung destinations with kids is fun. Just make sure to consult this list of must-dos before you go. Passports, Car Seats and Night Flights Get your papers in order. Passports/visas for the whole clan should be applied for 10 to 12 weeks before takeoff. Everyone traveling needs travel documents — even newborns. […]

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Watch out for Zika

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The World Health Organization (WHO) declared an end to its global health emergency over the spread of the Zika. The infection has been linked to severe birth defects in almost 30 countries. These include microcephaly, where babies are born with abnormally small heads and restricted brain development. The WHO says more than 2,100 cases of […]

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Preventing Birth Defects During Pregnancy

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We know that not all birth defects can be prevented. But, we also know that women can increase their chances of having a healthy baby by managing health conditions and adopting healthy behaviours before becoming pregnant. So, here are some recommendations from Centres for Disease Control and Prevention. Talk to a healthcare provider about taking […]

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How to teach your child good manners?

What are good manners? Many adults don`t realize how to behave in society as to be well-mannered and cultured, how to talk and discuss. So, how to start teaching good manners to your child? We are going to open all the secrets below. What is manner? Manner – is the way to behave in society, […]

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What vitamins are needed for children?

Goodbye summer, cold weather is approaching the Northern hemisphere and that means we will not only stat dressing warmer, we may need to stuck up on some vitamins and supplements. According to Healthy Children Org, its best to give vitamins to children after a careful consultation with paediatrician. Check out the post below. Vitamins and […]

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