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Don’t Blame Pregnancy – Age And Lifestyle Are To Blame For Weight Gain Study Finds

Pregnancy has always gotten a bad rap for weight gain but it might not be the culprit after all. Research has found lifestyle and age are to blame. Read More


12 Educated Doctors Speaking Out About Vaccination

If you watch the media circus, you'd think there are very few doctors who have concerns about vaccination. However, more are speaking out every day. Read More

What Age Is High Risk For Pregnancy?

The saying goes: age is just a number. Yet when it comes to pregnancy, age can’t be ignored. Find out what age is high risk for pregnancy. Read More


4 Things That Affect Toddler Sleeping Which Might Surprise You

After the first year, parents are typically expecting sleep behaviours to improve. Here are 4 things about toddler sleep that might surprise you. Read More


How Does A Large Head Fit Through A Small Exit?

It’s the question most pregnant women want to know: How on earth does a baby’s head fit through such a small exit? Find out why a c-section isn't the answer Read More

Stress In Babies – Why It’s Dangerous And How To Prevent It

Babies have it easy, just eat and sleep. What could they possibly stress about? Find out how dangerous stress is for babies and how to prevent it Read More


Excessive Sugar Intake Causing Alcoholic Diseases In 30% Of Children

A spoonful of sugar occasionally isn't so bad, but today children are consuming so much sugar, they’re at risk for illnesses seen in alcoholics. Read More

8 Must Do Daddy Daughter Dates

Every child enjoys time with their parents, but it's extra special for a little girl to have a date with her daddy. Here's 8 dates for daddies and daughters Read More



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