Kids are often a curious lot, and as they explore their everyday environment, their fingers and mouth do the donkey work. Besides the curiosity, they do not comprehend the dangers that accompany any of the objects they are handling. Marbles… Read More »My Kid Swallowed a Marble! Should I Worry?
Unlike the situation 25 years ago, modern technology is now responsible for creating much more robust, potent, and readily available magnets. They are quite rampant in homes, schools, and within reach of your kid. It also means that magnet swallowing… Read More »Did Your Kid Swallow a Magnet? When to Worry
Melatonin is a hormone that is naturally produced in the body by the pineal gland and is released at night to tell the body when to sleep. It is also a synthetic medicine that can be made in a laboratory.… Read More »Help, I Think My Kid Took Too Much Melatonin!
The chances are that your child swallowed a new penny, one of those minted from a copper and zinc alloy. If that is what your kid ingested, you are looking at a slew of possible health problems. So, instead of… Read More »Did Your Kid Swallow a Penny? When to Worry
Putting objects in the mouth is common among children. The behavior is prevalent during their early years of development. It happens among toddlers, pre-school, and early elementary-aged children. During these stages of development, kids are naturally curious. It is the… Read More »My Kid Swallowed a Rock! What to Do?
Your kids can pick up all kinds of things at school. Colds and sniffles are one thing, but what do you do when your child comes home and announces there’s been a lice outbreak? Before you freak out, remember lice… Read More »Someone in My Daughter’s Class Has Lice!
With its mild, pleasant smell, the best nipple cream contains beeswax for quick healing. It contains medicinal lanolin, Butyrospermum Parkii butter, Olus Oil, Calendula Officinalis, and Cocos Nucifera oil. It can also be used as a moisturizer for dry areas… Read More »12 Facts About Giving a Baby Beeswax
When you have stomach problems, they can be from one extreme to another. Literally, from treating diarrhea to constipation, stomach problems are, well problems. As an adult, you automatically know to start gulping the ‘pink stuff’ or, well, you know… Read More »Can I Give My Baby Miralax?