Each year, approximately 70,000 children are seen in the ER in the United States as a result of unintentional medication overdoses. These steep numbers have sparked a push by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) to streamline pediatric dosing.
In a spontaneous event that has odds varying from 1:1,000,000 to 1:50,000,000 a couple from Indiana has welcomed a set of identical triplets. Conceived naturally, the rare event occurs when the egg splits, and then splits again.
Now in their 28th year, the Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice Awards brought out many celebrity parents and their kids on Saturday night!
Held at at the Forum in Inglewood, California, and hosted by Nick Jonas, the show paid tribute to 21 award categories including the newly introduced Favorite Talent Competition Show, Favorite Family TV Show, Most Addicting Game and Favorite New Artist.
Consuming omega-3 fatty acids during pregnancy benefits both the development of the baby, as well as the health of the mother. They have been found to be essential for both neurological and early visual development of the baby, and have been shown to prevent pre-term labor and delivery, lower the risk of preeclampsia for moms-to-be.
Ah pregnancy. That time in your life when you control nothing about what is happening to your body. Your hips widen to prepare for the baby’s arrival, your hair becomes fuller thanks to hormone changes, your skin stretches in places you didn’t even know existed and your nipples may get darker.
Peggy Young had asked to take a break from heavy lifting at her UPS job, only to be told by her boss to take an unpaid leave. Peggy, who says the company gave other non-pregnant light duty, felt she was being treated unfairly and decided to sue the company.
Gardell Martinhas a guardian angel(or two). Against all odds, the toddler is still alive despite the fact that a team of medical personnel worked on him for an hour and 41 minutes, while he had no pulse. Now home with his parents, they are counting their blessings and giving him lots of extra hugs.
Eden and Darcey Mold, born just a minute apart, are beating the odds after being born prematurely with holes in their hearts. They’ve been through a lot, but now, at three months of age, they’re both doing rather well, given their circumstances.