Every day, more than 700 children are born HIV positive. But we can all help significantly reduce that number. In fact treatments are available that cost as little as 40 cents a day to prevent the transmission from mother-to-child. This week it was revealed that the popular layette company aden + anais would debut a special RED collection that would give 10% of the retail price from every item to the Global Fund to fight AIDS.
Parents should be aware that today Graco has expanded their buckle recall to include 1.9 million infant car seats manufactured between July 2010 and May 2013. After reports of harness buckles sticking Graco initially recalled 3,773,379 child car seats, spanning 11 models in February. Just 4 weeks later this recall was expanded to include 9 More Products; 403,222 seats.
Medications should never be taken lightly, even those that are sold over the counter. Side effects exist, and there can be some serious consequences when too much is taken. This risk is even higher for young children and infants. One offender you might not have ever thought of? Over the counter teething gels and homeopathic teething remedies.
When my son was born in August of 2005 16 weeks early we met many other families whose children were also struggling to grow and thrive in the NICU. That is where we met Jeff and Shannon – parents to Ashton, and little brother Lachlan. In the past we have written about Ashton. He was born two months before my son at 24 weeks weighing 710grams.
As smaller living spaces become more the norm we are seeing companies really take baby gear design to the next level by creating products that function as many pieces as opposed to just one or two.
Today families will come together to celebrate dad. He is the master of the grill, coach, friend and protector. It really is hard to put into words the importance a dad has in a child’s life. But we found some really great quotes that do a pretty good job. Happy Father’s day to all of […]
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with phil&teds, today announced a voluntary recall of about 387 phil&teds Travel System infant car seat adaptors(265 in the U.S. and 122 in Canada) for strollers because the plastic adaptors used to connect an infant car seat to a stroller can crack, become unstable and break during use, posing a fall hazard to infants.
The Joovy Moon Room ($219.99) has been a great solution for our family. The set-up is a breeze since you only have two pieces to put together, the floor and the frame. Once each side is popped up, push the middle down and lay the floor in. Secure the floor tabs through the frame by connecting the Velcro and the Moon Room is ready for use.
They welcomed their baby girl just 3 months ago, and now Kevin and Danielle Jonas are chatting with Parade.com about how life has changed since welcoming Alena. To announce the baby’s arrival the pair teamed up with Dreft, who showed off the first image just hours after Alena was born. Since then they have worked […]