health & body

HOW TO: Make homemade sunburn soother to heal & repair your skin

HOW TO: Make homemade sunburn soother to heal & repair your skin

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Study: Children who are breastfed have a lower risk of childhood leukemia

Study: Children who are breastfed have a lower risk of childhood leukemia

A new study from Journal of American Medicine Pediatrics examined 18 previous studies and found that children who were breastfed six months or longer had a 19% lower risk of developing childhood leukemia

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Gut bacteria (or lack of it) may be causing your toddler’s temper tantrums

Gut bacteria (or lack of it) may be causing your toddler’s temper tantrums

Temper tantrums are a rite of passage for most toddlers, and although they are a normal phase of development, researchers from Ohio State University think they have pinpointed another potential cause: the

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The Milky Way: an empowering, must-see documentary about breastfeeding

The Milky Way: an empowering, must-see documentary about breastfeeding

The Milky Way Documentary Trailer from Amy Rosner on Vimeo. Nurses and lactation consultants Jennifer Davidson and Chantal Molnar kept hearing similar, troubling breastfeeding stories from clients: lack

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Jamie Oliver’s Family Food Tube channel includes vegan recipes and healthy eating tips for families

Jamie Oliver’s Family Food Tube channel includes vegan recipes and healthy eating tips for families

Jamie Oliver’s quest to create awareness about healthy foods has taken him all over the world, and now he’s available in your own home. As the dad of four children, it’s no wonder that

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Infant SOS: An alert and cooling system designed to save the life of a baby left in a hot car

Infant SOS: An alert and cooling system designed to save the life of a baby left in a hot car

The news of a child dying after being accidentally left in a hot car is devastating, and sadly not uncommon: an average of 38 children die each year as a result, mostly during the summer months. Five

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EWG’s 2015 sunscreen guide lists the safest and worst sunscreens

EWG’s 2015 sunscreen guide lists the safest and worst sunscreens

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ro.sham.bo. Baby makes stylish sunglasses for green families

ro.sham.bo. Baby makes stylish sunglasses for green families

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10 essential items you need to create a natural medicine cabinet & how to use them

10 essential items you need to create a natural medicine cabinet & how to use them

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Antibiotic use in infants linked to a variety of health issues in later life

Antibiotic use in infants linked to a variety of health issues in later life

When our little ones are feeling ill, our main priority is to get them better and back to their normal, cartwheeling, bouncing, running around selves. Many parents (and children’s doctors) turn

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8 dangerous excuses parents make for not using enough sunscreen

8 dangerous excuses parents make for not using enough sunscreen

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Beyond wheat: A guide to gluten-free flours (and what to make with them)

Beyond wheat: A guide to gluten-free flours (and what to make with them)

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GUIDE: How to shop for non-GMO food

GUIDE: How to shop for non-GMO food

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Research suggests that children of moms who drank caffeine during pregnancy are 89% more likely to be obese

Research suggests that children of moms who drank caffeine during pregnancy are 89% more likely to be obese

Pregnancy brings many charming changes to your body, including fatigue, but you may want to reconsider using coffee as a pick-me-up. A recent study published in the International Journal of Obesity found

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This is the world’s first baby born via a breakthrough IVF treatment which uses stem cells

This is the world’s first baby born via a breakthrough IVF treatment which uses stem cells

Last month, in Toronto, Canada, the very first baby to be conceived with the help of a stem cell-dependent in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment was born. Little Zain Rajani has been making headlines

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Photographer Jade Beall captures realistic images of mothers’ bodies in ‘A Beautiful Body’

Photographer Jade Beall captures realistic images of mothers’ bodies in ‘A Beautiful Body’

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HOW-TO: Make homemade kid-friendly insect repellent spray

HOW-TO: Make homemade kid-friendly insect repellent spray

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Positive discipline methods + why you shouldn’t yell at or spank your kids

Positive discipline methods + why you shouldn’t yell at or spank your kids

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