Tips for Newborn Parents

Tips for Newborn Parents

Having a baby is a life-changing experience. Not only will having a baby completely change your world, but they are also expensive. The constant diaper changes, cleaning products, food and clothing from each stage of your baby’s growth will go into the thousands of dollars. Here are a few tips for raising a healthy newborn baby, while also saving you some money. Healthy Food Choices for a Newborn Baby Obviously, babies need milk and food to grow. Manufacturers have seemingly made it easy for parents in today’s society, as they promise that all of the nutrition a newborn baby needs is available in a jar of food, or from a powdered milk source. However, according to many experts, breast milk is the best source of nutrition for a newborn baby.…
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Changing your Indoor Air Filter

Changing your Indoor Air Filter

There are a number of different types of indoor air filters available on the market, each offering different benefits. All types of filters need to checked, maintained, and routinely changed in order to function properly and safely – and to keep the air inside of your home from becoming contaminated. Why is changing your filter so important? First of all, changing the air filter in your system ensures cleaner, fresher, healthier air. This is better for everyone in your home, particularly children and the elderly. It especially helps those suffering from allergies and/or asthma. For allergies, a clean filter means you are not constantly circulating dust, dust mites, pollen and other small particles in the air. Instead, your system will be able to purify the air, leaving it cleaner and…
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Family Roadtrip Essentials for Kids

Going on a long roadtrip, or traveling with children overall can sometimes be difficult. They can become fussy and irritable. They’re not used to being confined to sitting in their car seats for long hours at a time. We have gathered a list of essentials you need to make your family roadtrips easier and keep your sanity! Favorite Toy Bringing their favorite toy on the trip is a no-brainer. Your kids can play with their favorite toy for a good chunk of time. Baby Shusher Packing your Baby Shusher is a great idea because it helps calm, soothe, and end their crying spell. The device is Doctor approved and tested too! It will help keep your baby calm if you need to find a place to pull over to check…
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What Causes an Asthma Attack?

What Causes an Asthma Attack?

As an asthma sufferer, it is vital in improving your health to know the different causes of an asthma attack. This helps you to understand what triggers your medical condition so that you will be able to protect yourself against their disturbing effects. Knowing these triggers can also be useful for you to prevent them from worsening your condition. An asthma attack is a frightening experience to witness not only for you but also for the people around you. It can feel like you are drowning or suffocating. Even if you consider it just a mild attack, it can still be a life-threatening event. Regardless of the level of severity, an asthma attack requires immediate medical attention and treatment. Here are some of the most common triggers of an asthma attack…
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Nasal Congestion Relief for Children

Nasal Congestion Relief for Children

A runny or stuffy nose can be a good thing. After all, it's the body's way of getting rid of germs that are negatively impacting the body. However, that’s not always the case for your baby. When your baby has too much mucus, it can make it difficult to eat, sleep, or breathe. We all know that we can’t give over-the-counter cold medicines to children under the age of four, so what home treatments exist to help relieve a baby’s stuffy nose? Here are a few safe and effective home treatments that can quickly make your little one comfortable again. Clear Up Stuffed Nasal Passages Medicated nasal sprays aren’t recommended for children under four. Fortunately, there are several easy ways to clear up a stuffy nose without medication. Use a…
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