A very pregnant Mila Kunis was photographed out with her family grabbing breakfast in Beverly Hills, California on Sunday October 30, 2016.
Archive for October, 2016
Jennifer Garner was photographed arriving at Sunday mass with her children Violet, Seraphina and Samuel on a rainy day in Los Angeles, CA.
Most parents recognize that children need time to play and interact with the world around them. Yet, the pull of technology, the pressure to ensure children are “up to speed,” and a busy lifestyle can be difficult to balance with what we know is truly best. Further, we question what balance is supposed to look like. Is it an hour of devices per day? Is it okay if we give them more, or should it be less? What about age limits? Is there a stage at which electronics may do more harm than good? How about content? Is educational content really better for children, or does it even matter?
How sweet is this? The March of Dimes came up with the idea of making the cute costumes for our NICU babies at Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City. As I know all too well, families in the NICU may spend weeks or months there, and it can be an emotional time. Providing an opportunity for them to celebrate Halloween with their little ones allows them a sense of normalcy, and to celebrate their baby’s first milestones, which is what every family wants to do.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in cooperation with Peg Perego USA, of Fort Wayne, Ind., has announced a voluntary recall of about 3,000 Children’s riding toy vehicles because a relay on the circuit board can fail causing the vehicle’s motor to overheat and ignite, posing fire and burn hazards.
When a woman has a water birth it means at least part of their labor, delivery, or both happen in a pool filled with warm water. This method of delivery could offer a variety of benefits including a reduction in pain, while possibly speeding up a mom’s labor.
Girls day out! Jenna Dewan-Tatum and her daughter Everly Tatum were spotted leaving Starbucks in Studio City, California on October 27, 2016.
Cancer is never expected, nor is it ever easy, but those who are carrying another life should be immune. Not just because they are carrying another human, but because what should be a time of joy and excitement can turn into uncertainty and fear. That is what one pregnant mother is currently experiencing. Yet, as unfair as that is, she is fighting, both for her life, and the life of her child.
Baby on board! Natalie Portman was spotted out for lunch in Los Feliz, California with a friend on October 24, 2016.
To keep their baby safe while sleeping it has been recommended they are placed on their back and in a space free of toys, blankets and pillow. Now, in a new policy statement by the American Academy of Pediatrics, parents are being asked to have their infants sleep in the same bedroom – but on a separate surface, such as a crib or bassinet, and never on a couch, armchair or soft surface — to decrease the risks of sleep-related deaths.