Archive for May, 2012
Currently, condoms are the only form of effective birth control for men. While ideally safe, they may not be a favored method for couples in a long-term, committed relationship. Additionally, condoms are largely misused, leaving room for condom failure, and potentially, pregnancy.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Toys “R” Us Inc, today announced a voluntary recall of about 24,000 Imaginarium 5-Sided Activity Center because the small wooden knobs attaching the xylophone keys to the end can detach, causing a choking hazard to young children.
All medications can have adverse effects. Those effects can be intensified by taking the wrong medication or a medication that you don’t need. Additionally, certain medications are monitored very carefully for a reason. One such case is Adderall, a medication for ADHD manufactured by Teva. It is classified with other medications that are monitored carefully to help prevent abuse and addiction.
According to the most recent census figures in Canada, the number of children aged four and younger in Canada has jumped 11 percent between 2006 and 2011. This is the biggest jump for Canada since 1956 to 1961, the tail end of the baby boomer era just after World War II.
A determined mom-to-be showed how strong she was when she was forced into full bedrest for 5 months after it was revealed that her cervix was thinning and her twins were in danger of arriving too early.
Bethenny Frankel appears to be settling into life in California! The reality star was photographed over the weekend shopping at the market and hanging out with her husband Jason Hoppy and daughter Bryn.
While fast food, soda, candy and other obvious offenders in the war against obesity have taken the brunt of the attacks from health advocates and pediatricians, a new food item has taken center stage lately, and it’s not one that parents are likely to swallow easily.