Kids

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
Children’s exposure to antibiotics increases food allergy risk

Children’s exposure to antibiotics increases food allergy risk

Children’s exposure to antibiotics increases food allergy risk, according to the latest research from the University of South Carolina. By analyzing data from South Carolina Medicaid 2007-2009 data, the researchers found that children exposed to antiobiotics within the first year of life were 1.21 more likely to develop a food […]

by September 5, 2016
Sugar in breast milk protects babies against deadly infection

Sugar in breast milk protects babies against deadly infection

Sugar in breast milk protects babies against deadly infection, according to a new study from Imperial College London. The sugar, which is naturally found in some women’s breast milk helps protect from the potentially life-threatening bacterium called Group B streptococcus. Every woman’s breast milk has a mixture of different types […]

by August 31, 2016
Acetaminophen while pregnant is associated with child behavioral problems

Acetaminophen while pregnant is associated with child behavioral problems

Acetaminophen while pregnant is associated with child behavioral problems, according to new research from the United Kingdom. Evie Stergiakouli, Ph.D., of the University of Bristol, United Kingdom, and coauthors looked at data from 7,796 mothers and studied the associations between acetaminophen intake and child behavioral problems. The study abstract reported […]

by August 16, 2016
Walnut blueberry smoothie for breastfeeding moms

Walnut blueberry smoothie for breastfeeding moms

This walnut blueberry smoothie for breastfeeding moms is loaded with nutrition to keep you and your baby healthy. Breastfeeding is the best source of nutrition for infants, hands down. It is the perfect blend of vitamins, proteins, and healthy fats, all designed to help your baby grow. Research has shown […]

by July 22, 2016
5 foods to avoid while breastfeeding

5 foods to avoid while breastfeeding

5 foods to avoid while breastfeeding Breastfeeding is the best source of nutrition for infants, hands down. It is the perfect blend of vitamins, proteins, and healthy fats, all designed to help your baby grow. Research has shown that breastfeeding can help develop the immune systems of infants as well. […]

by July 16, 2016
EWG: The hidden danger in breakfast cereals

EWG: The hidden danger in breakfast cereals

EWG: The hidden danger in breakfast cereals Did you know that there is a hidden danger in breakfast cereals? A new report from the Environmental Working Group shows that there is hidden sugar in breakfast cereals that companies may not be reporting. The dangers of sugar are well documented. Recent […]

by June 30, 2016