The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that newborns, until a year old, receive a daily vitamin D supplement. In 2003, the recommended dosage was 200 International Units (IU) per day. In 2008, that amount doubled to 400 IU a day. This increase was based on a study published in “Pediatrics” showing infants being breast fed, […]
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So, you’re one of the lucky ones, and your teenager has a natural inclination for sports, or you’ve been successful in persuading them to try. Yay you! But, now you must ensure they’re getting the proper nutrition; namely, vitamins and minerals. There’s a lot to consider when your growing teenager is eating you out of […]
Homemade toothpaste is a great alternative to store bought versions. It’s cheap, effective and most importantly it’s safe. Safety of toothpaste started to matter for me the most when my older kid started to brush his teeth. As kids are tend to swallow some, if not all, toothpaste while using it. Do I want my […]
Though we don’t keep any sweets at home beside dark chocolate (82% cacao solids, adored by grownups) and organic lollipops (adored by kids in our family), I believe, that holidays it’s a time, when you can break certain rules. Life would be fun, if you do only what’s right and never let you or your […]