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Buyer beware: Study finds breast milk purchased online may be mixed with cow’s milk

Buyer beware: Study finds breast milk purchased online may be mixed with cow’s milk

You really can buy just about anything on the Internet these days, but parents considering purchasing breast milk online should be more than a little hesitant: there’s a high likelihood you’ll

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Parent & child can enjoy a swing ride face to face with the Expression Swing

Parent & child can enjoy a swing ride face to face with the Expression Swing

Raise your hand if you’ve taken a swing ride with your baby or kiddo on your lap? The Expression Swing makes it possible to now see your little one’s face light up while you enjoy a tandem

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A Seattle doctor believes he has discovered what causes SIDS

A Seattle doctor believes he has discovered what causes SIDS

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is a mysterious and cruel killer, taking otherwise healthy babies and toddlers in their sleep. For years, nobody has been able to point to the cause of the tragedy, but

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Frequent use of bleach linked with increased risk of flu, tonsillitis, and some respiratory illnesses for kids

Frequent use of bleach linked with increased risk of flu, tonsillitis, and some respiratory illnesses for kids

With little ones around, you probably feel like your home could always be a little (or a lot) cleaner. However, you may want to hold off on using bleach as part of your weekly cleaning routine. A recent

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“The Land” is a documentary about the nature of play, risk and hazard on an adventure playground

“The Land” is a documentary about the nature of play, risk and hazard on an adventure playground

The Land (Teaser) from Play Free Movie on Vimeo. We previously featured The Land, a Welsh “adventure” playground on Inhabitots, and readers were captivated by the concept. In an overprotective world

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6 flower-inspired arts and crafts projects to welcome spring

6 flower-inspired arts and crafts projects to welcome spring

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Private lactation pods to be installed in Newark and LaGuardia airports for moms who need to breastfeed or pump on-the-go

Private lactation pods to be installed in Newark and LaGuardia airports for moms who need to breastfeed or pump on-the-go

Traveling with little ones can be more than stressful, but add in a lack of private and clean spaces to breastfeed or pump, and it’s a wonder more families don’t skip flying altogether. Two

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“We Don’t Eat Animals” is a kid-friendly book series that supports and explains humane, plant-based living

“We Don’t Eat Animals” is a kid-friendly book series that supports and explains humane, plant-based living

Before she became an author and an illustrator, Ruby Roth was an elementary school art teacher. Her previous experience, combined with her passion for veganism, make her the ideal creator of an

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Sharenting: Are you sharing too much about your kids’ lives on social media?

Sharenting: Are you sharing too much about your kids’ lives on social media?

Navigating social media as a parent in the digital age is a moving target. New terms are even being coined for the process, such as the term “sharenting,” which is “used to describe the

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Cincinnati Reds hit a home run by opening a stellar nursing suite for moms in their baseball stadium

Cincinnati Reds hit a home run by opening a stellar nursing suite for moms in their baseball stadium

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Seriously souped up Mega Man-Pram designed for men who are embarrassed by dainty strollers

Seriously souped up Mega Man-Pram designed for men who are embarrassed by dainty strollers

In news we wish we’d never heard, ŠKODA has unveiled a new “vRS Mega Man-Pram” specifically designed to eliminate the uncomfortable position many dads feel they face while pushing their

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Wearable breastfeeding tent keeps nursing moms covered-up in public

Wearable breastfeeding tent keeps nursing moms covered-up in public

Breastfeeding moms are certainly going to be happy campers now that they can discreetly feed their little ones in the great outdoors (or amongst the highly judgmental public) with Colemom’s wearable

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Mom illustrates ‘Super-Soft Heroes’ coloring book to show boys that they should freely express their emotions

Mom illustrates ‘Super-Soft Heroes’ coloring book to show boys that they should freely express their emotions

Mom and cartoonist Linnéa Johansson understands the challenges of raising boys in a world full of gender stereotypes. In an effort to teach her children, and others around the globe, that it’s okay to

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8 year-old campaigns for dinosaur-themed shoes for girls and receives amazing show of support from women in science

8 year-old campaigns for dinosaur-themed shoes for girls and receives amazing show of support from women in science

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5 reasons you should NOT give your kids real bunnies, chicks & ducks for Easter

5 reasons you should NOT give your kids real bunnies, chicks & ducks for Easter

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Wearable rope vest turns parents into the most popular and portable jungle gym in town

Wearable rope vest turns parents into the most popular and portable jungle gym in town

Our kids climb all over us all day long: while waiting to pick up big brother at school, in line at the grocery store, even at the park despite there being loads of available play equipment. The moral of

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LEGO Club Magazine is doling out beauty advice to young girls and parents are rightfully outraged

LEGO Club Magazine is doling out beauty advice to young girls and parents are rightfully outraged

LEGO is now offering beauty advice to young girls, and attempting to teach them about getting the “right” haircut for the shape of their face. How did “a toy for a girl, a toy for a boy” become

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Father photographs daughter dressed-up as heroic black women after they study their lives and stories

Father photographs daughter dressed-up as heroic black women after they study their lives and stories

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