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Infant fatally mauled by pit bull on city's west side
A dog mauled and killed an infant girl inside a west side home Thursday evening. Detroit police are investigating, but presently are treating the incident as a tragedy rather than a matter of criminal neglect.Police spokeswoman Sgt Eren Stephens...
FDA expands alert on feeding infants SimplyThick
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued an expanded alert to make parents, caregivers and healthcare professionals aware of a possible life-threatening risk to infants fed SimplyThick, a thickening product used to help manage swallowing difficulties.SimplyThick is...
A libertarian view of breastfeeding
The norms on women and children have been too long defined arbitrarily and emotionally, in order to circumvent the normal biological practices of motherhood and maternity. In an age not long ago, medical science decided it could improve the millions...
Ten year old girl charged with killing infant
A 10 year old girl is charged with manslaughter in the death of an infant, identified as Brooklyn Foss-Greenaway, of Clinton, Maine. The girl is the youngest person to be charged with manslaughter in Maine in at least 25...
US Newborn Death Rate Is Now Tied With Qatar
The last several years have produced a stir in the birthing community. As shocking statistics continue to hit the presses in droves, the country is beginning to ask more and more questions about the way we handle childbirth.  ...
Breastfeeding: the facts
Breast milk is the best for your baby and really benefits your child’s health. Breast milk is full of all the nutrients and vitamins your baby needs for their first six months of life. It contains disease-fighting...
Teen dad charged with harming infant daughter
A teen dad from Lincoln County is in jail on charges of child abuse after police claim his daughter had to get medical attention for some critical injuries, including a fractured skull and broken ribs.The Lincoln County Department of...
Love the Mother in You
When your child is born the first emotion you feel is love, the second is doubt. Doubt can weigh you down like a ton of bricks on your shoulders.Some new mother’s even get a case of &ldquo...
'Gerber Good Start Gentle' infant formula recalled
The FDA announced today that there has been a voluntary recall on their 23.2 ounce plastic containers of baby formula. The specific package identification number is GXP1684 and has an expiration date of March 5, 2013.If you have...
Review: Goodnight, Baby CD
Goodnight, Baby CD. Sounds True. 2011.Sound researcher Joshua Leeds presents Goodnight, Baby: Music to Soothe Your Infant to Sleep. This beautifully constructed CD is designed to pacify and comfort a newborn and promote a deep sense of tranquility.Goodnight...
What does being NAEYC accredited mean to your school?
There are many preschool programs that are accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) or under the auspices of this organization.Many boast of this prestigious recognition, as it puts them in a position to...
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