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MomSense breastfeeding meter enables mothers to calculate how much milk their baby consumes while nursing

MomSense breastfeeding meter enables mothers to calculate how much milk their baby consumes while nursing

Breastfeeding presents plenty of challenges, and most mothers worry about whether or not their child is getting enough milk. The Surgeon General’s office estimates that as many as 50% of breastfeeding

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Dapple launches collection of fruit-scented dish liquids specially formulated to clean baby’s bottles

Dapple launches collection of fruit-scented dish liquids specially formulated to clean baby's bottles

We take great care with the types of bottles, nipples and pacifiers our babies use, but how many of us are as discerning about what we use to clean them? If your current dish soap isn’t quite

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Baby boxes are becoming a global phenomenon as safe, portable sleeping spaces for babies

Baby boxes are becoming a global phenomenon as safe, portable sleeping spaces for babies

Are fancy cribs becoming obsolete in favor of utilitarian baby boxes? While we’re sure companies crafting those gorgeous beds for babies shouldn’t start sweating too much, the baby box trend

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New York’s new family leave law makes most workers eligible for paid time off starting in 2018

New York's new family leave law makes most workers eligible for paid time off starting in 2018

New York has become the fourth state in the country to implement a paid family leave program, requiring employers to offer up to 12 weeks of paid time off for most workers starting in 2018. NY’s law

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Solvej swings are as beautiful as they are fun

Solvej swings are as beautiful as they are fun

Solvej is a New Zealand company that makes sustainable and attractive swings that are packed with features. The company offers a slew of swing choices including baby and toddler swings, child swings and

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Petit Collage’s Modern Bunny wooden stacking toy hops into the playroom

Petit Collage's Modern Bunny wooden stacking toy hops into the playroom

Petit Collage has hit it out of the park again with their adorable new Modern Bunny wooden stacking toy. Babies ages 6 months and up will hop to this colorful and contemporary take on the classic

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Bhutan celebrates the birth of new prince by planting 108,000 trees

Bhutan celebrates the birth of new prince by planting 108,000 trees

The newest addition to the Bhutanese royal family got quite the welcome: 108,000 saplings were planted in honor of the prince’s birth. While trees may seem a bit of an unconventional albeit

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Why you should avoid talc in baby powder & safe alternatives you can use instead

Why you should avoid talc in baby powder & safe alternatives you can use instead

Last week, Johnson & Johnson was ordered to pay $72 million in damages to the family of a Missouri woman who died from ovarian cancer. The court case centered on the allegation that talc, the main

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Experts say ‘vaginal seeding’ for C-section babies is ill-advised

Experts say 'vaginal seeding' for C-section babies is ill-advised

While we previously reported on the possible benefits of vaginal seeding for babies born via C-section, a new report in the medical journal BMJ warns that ‘vaginal seeding’ may carry some unforeseen

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WaterAid gives a glimpse inside the hospital maternity bags of expectant mothers around the world

WaterAid gives a glimpse inside the hospital maternity bags of expectant mothers around the world

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Step aside rubber ducky… here comes the Retro XL Rubber Beetle Car

Step aside rubber ducky... here comes the Retro XL Rubber Beetle Car

We’ll always have a place in the tub for a rubber ducky, but when it’s time to really rev up bath time fun, we’re reaching for the Retro XL Rubber Beetle Car from Oli and Carol. This

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‘My Baby’s Name Is’ organic sleeping bags come in a rainbow of hues for your little sunshine

'My Baby's Name Is' organic sleeping bags come in a rainbow of hues for your little sunshine

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Globe Totters City Blocks put a small piece of the world in the palm of baby’s hand

Globe Totters City Blocks put a small piece of the world in the palm of baby's hand

Blocks are a vital mainstay of childhood play, and parents Angela and Justin Clair have put a refreshing spin on the square staple with their Globe Totters City Blocks. Designed to educate even the

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Patagonia’s Baby Nano Puff Jacket is colorful, cruelty-free, sustainable outerwear for kids

Patagonia's Baby Nano Puff Jacket is colorful, cruelty-free, sustainable outerwear for kids

Winter is upon us and, for eco-savvy parents, the frigid weather can bring a host of nightmares when it comes to outfitting your kids for the cold. Finding sustainably made, cruelty-free children’s

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Photographer captures new dads in a range of emotions during and after the birth of their babies

Photographer captures new dads in a range of emotions during and after the birth of their babies

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Hazardous chemicals found in fur-trimmed children’s clothing

Hazardous chemicals found in fur-trimmed children’s clothing

Recent testing of fur-trimmed infant and children’s clothing revealed unsafe levels of harmful chemicals that could lead to allergies, cancer, and hormonal imbalances. Dutch animal rights organization

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Doula-assisted birth results in fewer C-sections, reduced costs, happier moms and healthier babies

Doula-assisted birth results in fewer C-sections, reduced costs, happier moms and healthier babies

A new study makes a strong case for doula-assisted birth, as having the support of a doula during labor and delivery is shown to result in fewer preterm births, fewer Cesarean births, and more satisfied

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Father creates app to help parents detect eye cancer in children after his son was diagnosed with retinoblastoma

Father creates app to help parents detect eye cancer in children after his son was diagnosed with retinoblastoma

Noah Shaw was just a little more than three months-old when he was diagnosed with rare tumors in both eyes. He endured a lengthy treatment and had to have his right eye removed, and his father Bryan Shaw

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