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“Stomach flu” linked to timing of daycare start

If it feels like your child gets sick a lot more often during their first year of daycare, it’s not your imagination. A recent study in Pediatrics analyzed gastrointestinal illness rates in 2,220 children involved in a study that ran from their birth until they were 6 years old. While the overall rate of acute Read more about “Stomach flu” linked to timing of daycare start[…]

Laundry Pods Are Serious Hidden Dangers for Children

In the course of 2013 and 2014, Poison Control centers across the U.S. 62, 254 reports about children’s exposure to laundry and dishwasher detergents, found a new study in Pediatrics. While keeping dishes and clothes clean certainly helps provide safe and healthy environments for children, the type of detergent products we use may pose serious Read more about Laundry Pods Are Serious Hidden Dangers for Children[…]