Can a Baby or Symptoms of Toddler have Seasonal Allergies?
If spring or fall is in the air and your little one is suddenly sneezing up a storm or rubbing their eyes nonstop, there’s a good chance they have seasonal allergies. Allergic rhinitis (the technical term for seasonal allergies) occurs when pollen from plants is released into the air, and, in turn, the eyes, nose and […]
Premature birth and babies: What are the causes, signs and risks?
babies In an ideal pregnancy, you give birth once you hit week 40 of your pregnancy, but as many moms can attest, that isn’t always the case. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in 2018, one in 10 babies in the U.S. was born too early — meaning they were premature. While […]
6 Simple Remedies to Soothe a Baby’s Runny Nose
Runny Nose Few sights are sadder than a little one with a runny nose, but as any parent can attest, it’s far from uncommon during baby’s first year — particularly during the latter half. “Thanks to a transfer of maternal immunoglobulins to the placenta late in pregnancy, babies are born with much of their mother’s […]
10 Signs of a Safe Day Care
There are many factors to consider when looking for a daycare for your child. But safety should always be at the top of your list. There are safety standards for things like licensing, childproofing, staff-to-child ratios, indoor and outdoor spaces, staff behavior, behavior policies, etc. And you should investigate and approve of all of them. Dr. […]