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ESSENTIALS FOR YOUR NEWBORN BABY

ESSENTIALS FOR YOUR NEWBORN BABY

ESSENTIALS FOR YOUR NEWBORN BABY                                                                                                                               Preparing for the arrival of your baby can be one of the most enjoyable parts of your pregnancy , as you shop for clothes and equipment .Remember ,when buying baby clothes , that your will grow quickly ,so buy only a few of the smaller sized items to b ...
ENSURING YOUR BABY SLEEPS SAFE AND WELL

ENSURING YOUR BABY SLEEPS SAFE AND WELL

ENSURING YOUR BABY SLEEPS SAFE AND WELL   When you put your baby to bed , you will obviously want him or her to be safe and comfortable . To allay your own fears , there are some general precautions that you can take to help your baby to sleep safe and well; these precautions are also recommended in order to reduce the lkelihood of cot death . . Put your baby on his or her back or side to sleep, not on the f ...
ADJUSTING  TO  FATHERHOOD

ADJUSTING TO FATHERHOOD

ADJUSTING  TO  FATHERHOOD The enormous responsibility of fatherhood, and the fears this evokes, can prevent you from getting the most out of family life initially, but if you learn to play an active role, helping with nappy –changing, bath time, or putting to bed , you will soon feel relaxed and confident with your baby . Feeling neglected It’s a simple fact that newborn babies can take up every second of a ...
5 Things You Didn’t Know Your Children Are Learning In School

5 Things You Didn’t Know Your Children Are Learning In School

Most school-aged children had the luxury of a two-week vacation over the winter holidays. Today, much to their chagrin (and probably their parents’ delight), they will be marching (In a straight line, please. Keep your hands to yourself!) back to school where they belong. They will be back in the hallowed halls of learning, their ready brains poised to soak up education like the malleable little sponges that ...
10 Reasons Your Child Should Be Outside Right Now

10 Reasons Your Child Should Be Outside Right Now

It shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone that kids these days just aren’t getting outside very much. Drive through any suburban neighborhood on a Saturday and the groups of bicycling youngsters and impromptu street football games that were so common just a couple of decades ago just aren’t there. Corralled indoors by over-protective parents and the allure of passive electronic entertainment (Did you know th ...
Brain Scans Show The Real Impact Love Has On A Child’s Brain

Brain Scans Show The Real Impact Love Has On A Child’s Brain

You comfort them over a skinned knee in the playground, and coax them to sleep with a soothing lullaby. But being a nurturing mother is not just about emotional care – it pays dividends by determining the size of your child’s brain, scientists say. Both of these images are brain scans of a two three-year-old children, but the brain on the left is considerably larger, has fewer spots and less dark areas, comp ...
9 Incredible Kids Under 20 Who Have Contributed Amazing Things To Medicine

9 Incredible Kids Under 20 Who Have Contributed Amazing Things To Medicine

Our future being in the hands of our children may be the best thing we could ever do.  Perhaps the key to solving the world’s problems is in the mind of our young people.  This is why it is so important that we free the minds of our youth and give them the tools they need to create the technologies and innovate the systems that will heal this earth and make it a better place. Making yourself known especially ...
9 Eternally Vital Life Skills (That They Don’t Teach You in School)

9 Eternally Vital Life Skills (That They Don’t Teach You in School)

Kids in today’s school system are not being prepared well for tomorrow’s world. As someone who went from the corporate world and then the government world to the ever-changing online world, I know how the world of yesterday is rapidly becoming irrelevant. I was trained in the newspaper industry, where we all believed we would be relevant forever — and I now believe will go the way of the horse and buggy. Unf ...
Clever Paint Set Created by Japanese Designers Could Revolutionize the Way Kids Learn Colors

Clever Paint Set Created by Japanese Designers Could Revolutionize the Way Kids Learn Colors

Probably the first thing kids learn about colors is their names. Only after that, they try to mix different paints to see what color they can come up with – let’s say, blue + yellow = green. But what if we didn’t teach our children to label colors with specific names in the first place? Imagine how different their perception of color would be. Two Japanese designers Yusuke Imai and Ayami Moteki known as Ima ...
The World’s First Genetically Modified Babies Born

The World’s First Genetically Modified Babies Born

Most of us would no doubt change a few things about ourselves if we could.  Clearer skin, taller, a better shaped nose.  Many of us would even more likely wish to change our health disposition if we have a genetic predisposition to cancer, heart problems, or other diseases.  Yet, how far would we go to actually achieve these changes?  What about genetic modification of human beings?  The concept of genetic m ...