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American Academy of Pediatrics makes a crucial fruit juice recommendation for kids

American Academy of Pediatrics makes a crucial fruit juice recommendation for kids, urging parents to avoid offering infants the beverages to infants under the age of one. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) stated that fruit juice should not be offered to kids under one unless recommended by a doctor, […]

by May 23, 2017
Aspartame use in children’s drinks has risen dramatically

Aspartame use in children’s drinks has risen dramatically

Aspartame use in children’s drinks has risen dramatically, according to a report from George Washington University’s Milken Institute School of Public Health. There has been so much controversy surrounding artificial sweeteners and Splenda is no exception. Its slogan: “Made from sugar, so it tastes like sugar has changed” after the […]

by January 27, 2017
Your kid’s toys may contain poison from oil companies

Your kid’s toys may contain poison from oil companies

Your kid’s toys may contain poison from oil companies, and one of the world’s largest corporations is fighting to keep these chemicals in. Simple plastic toys may be posing danger to your child’s health. The chemicals found in children’s toys may also be present in your floors, kitchen storage, shower […]

by January 16, 2017
6 tips for an allergy-free Halloween

6 tips for an allergy-free Halloween

We are bringing you 6 tips for an allergy-free Halloween. Halloween is just around the corner, and it can be a “nightmare” for kids with food allergies. Chocolate contains milk, candy bars can contain nuts, and eggs and soy are also common allergen ingredients in Halloween treats, according to the […]

by October 24, 2016
FDA has approved an artificial pancreas for diabetics

FDA has approved an artificial pancreas for diabetics

FDA has approved an artificial pancreas for diabetics, which may change the lives of many people suffering from the disease. The pancreas may not get as much attention as the heart or kidney, but it is should be kept healthy with the right diet. When gastric juices make their way […]

by October 6, 2016
Some cough syrups can be deadly for children

Some cough syrups can be deadly for children

Some cough syrups can be deadly for children, according to pediatricians. Specifically, codeine is not safe to give to children. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) released a statement this week urging parents to not give children under the age of 18 either prescription or over-the-counter medications that contain codeine. […]

by September 27, 2016
Glyphosate found in childhood vaccines

Glyphosate found in childhood vaccines

One of the most controversial chemicals used in pesticides that make it in to our food is glyphosate. There has been glyphosate found in childhood vaccines, according to recent research from Moms Across America. In March of last year, glyphosate was finally labeled as “probably carcinogenic to humans,” by the […]

by September 19, 2016
Babies given antibiotics have higher eczema risk

Babies given antibiotics have higher eczema risk

Babies given antibiotics have higher eczema risk, according to the latest research from the European Lung Foundation. In this day and age, antibiotics are given out by doctors like candy to children and adults alike. While these medications may be mandatory for certain conditions, they may also be unnecessary for […]

by September 16, 2016