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How High is Too High? A Guide to Kids’ Fevers (2019 Update)

Throughout your child’s life, one of the most common and worrisome issues that can come up is a fever. You know how the signs begin: chills, a warmer body, and flushed cheeks; but what does your child’s fever mean? No matter how well or badly your child is feeling, a fever can be a sign that something isn’t quite right. When a fever comes around, that means your child’s body is reacting to an infection or virus; a fever is a sign that your child’s body... Read More
Posted by Tim Flatt at Tuesday, April 2, 2019
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10 Essentials for New Moms + 10 Things You Really Need in Your Hospital Bag

What do you really need for a new baby? Pregnancy can be a beautiful and wonderful time for new parents, but it can also be overwhelming, especially when you consider the amount of information online about the newest tech and gadgets you absolutely need for your newborn. Here’s the good news: the list of things you actually need is much shorter than the lists published by retailers who are hoping you’ll buy their products. 10 Newborn Essentials for New and Expecting... Read More
Posted by Tim Flatt at Monday, March 25, 2019
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2019 Guide to Car Seats

2019 Best Car Seats Deciding which car seat to buy your child is almost as difficult as figuring out how to install it. Luckily, we’ve got you covered. We’ve compiled a guide to the best car seats parents can purchase. We’ve gathered research studies conducted by independent organizations and also considered price, value, durability, longevity, comfort, ease of installation, safety features, and more to help you make an informed decision when it’s time to buy... Read More
Posted by Tim Flatt at Thursday, February 28, 2019
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Ear Aches, Ear Infections, Tubes, and More: A Parents' Guide to Inner Ear Problems

Guide to Ear Problems in Babies and Kids Many people love this time of year. Along with the chance to gather with family and friends for the holidays, winter offers us a chance to experience nature in all of its winter glory and wonder. With the cold winter weather however comes the potential for more illness, specifically more ear infections and ear-related illnesses. We receive questions from parents quite often regarding what to do when their child has an ear infection, how... Read More
Posted by Tim Flatt at Friday, January 18, 2019
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Tips for Treating Dry Skin in Babies and Kids

Guide to Dry Skin in Kids and Babies Newborns and infants may experience dry skin for a variety of reasons. From sensitive skin to newly developing oil production glands, dry skin problems are common and often not cause for concern. Here are a few of the most common types of dry skin associated with newborns. Dry Scalp and Cradle Cap Dry scalp is common in newborns and is no cause for concern. However, it should be monitored for redness and irritation. You may be tempted to try to... Read More
Posted by Tim Flatt at Tuesday, December 18, 2018
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