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Choosing a family dog: Types of dogs to pick with caution
Preventing dog bites has little to do with picking the right breed of dog, and everything to do with understanding canine body language and training all members of the family properly for safe interactions.
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Thu Jul 10, 2014
Economics chokes Haiti's attempts to feed itself
Bedline is 17 months and weighs just 5.3kg. She lies feverish and quiet in her grandmother's arms, eyes glazed, her pale blue nylon frock hanging off thin shoulders.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Field day queen crowning was a real 'Sister Act'
The parade had "movies" as the theme and local youngsters and toddlers, including pupils from Cockerham Primary School, Toddlers Stay and Play group and the Brownies, dressed up in style.
Everyday foods pushing the salt intake of toddlers to excessive levels
More than half of Australian toddlers have excessive salt intakes putting them at risk of high blood pressure, stroke and coronary heart disease in later life.
US Toy Market: Toys Make Even The Toy Makers Happy
The types of toys we love are those that our children can cuddle up with, teach certain skills, and have some sentimental value.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Most toddlers eating too much salt: study
AUSTRALIAN kids are eating dangerous amounts of salt, putting them at risk of heart problems later in life, according to a new study.
The Washington Post
Infants and toddlers consume a large dose of this chemical in the average diet
Remember the great phthalate scare of 2008? C0ngress, in a rare bipartisan response to a clamor from parents and health experts that children's toys made abroad were laced with chemicals that could harm boys' reproductive systems , banned the toxins so infants would no longer ingest them by mouthing the plastic objects.
Yucatan News: Models and Maps
There are 134 turtle nests being guarded, in place, along the beaches of Yucatan.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Home visits by nurse may help reduce mortality in moms, children
Women who had prenatal and infant/toddler nurse visits at home were less likely to die than women who did not and children whose mothers were visited by nurses were less likely to have died by age 20 from preventable causes.
The St. Petersburg Times
Best of 1950s Soviet Design on Show in London
The Nevalyashka doll, while less glamorous than the matryoshka, helped keep generations of toddlers entertained.
What Does it Feel Like to Die Trapped in a Car in Summer?
The Harris family, Joel and Leanne, of Georgia are at best monsters. Their late son Cooper was an adorable baby.
Keep Ronald Saunders in prison for the murder of Conner Bachuss
On June 15, I wrote you about two year-old Conner Bachuss who died at the hands of his mother's, Mashanna Bachuss, ex-boyfriend Ronald Saunders.
The Coastal Courier
Parents differ on bedtimes
My toddler has a late bedtime. I may even be playing it fast and loose with the term "bedtime."
The Modesto Bee
Crucial babyproofing steps
To prevent hot water burns in the bathtub, place a water safety lock over the handle.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
New safety tool for families
A free do-it-yourself 'Choke Check' safety tool to help parents detect choking hazards for babies and toddlers has been released by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Talking to your toddlers
TALK. Toddlers are often talked about as if they are a species unto themselves. And when we are in the thick of it - the testing, mood swings and meltdowns - we may indeed feel in alien territory.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Sands Alive and cloud dough safe creative play sand for toddlers and kids
There are several clean non-toxic ways for kids to play with sand or play-dough like dough in the home.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Rescue Group Working To Save Dog Ordered Put Down
Huntington , Cabell County , West Virginia Capri Billings is on a mission to rescue Tinkerbell the dog-- again.
Some experts claim tea is GOOD for the under-fives
Would you let your toddler drink tea? It can stain teeth, cause anaemia and slow development - but some experts claim tea is GOOD for the under-fives My daughter Imogen can't be more than six months old in the photo.