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Helping Kids Build Better Balance

When it comes to kids and physical activity, few skills are more important than balance control. Whether learning to crawl, walk, ride a bike, or play sports, kids can’t get very far until they can keep those little bodies properly balanced.While a lucky few are born with an intuitive sense of balance, most children need … Continue reading Helping Kids Build Better Balance

Help Babies with Teething

Your Teething Baby: Advice And Remedies

Is Your Baby Teething? At about six months of age, most babies begin teething. By no coincidence, at about the same time, many happy-go-lucky infants transform into grumpy little grouches. Any way you look at it, teething doesn’t feel good. Some babies have a much harder time teething than others. One thing is for certain: … Continue reading Your Teething Baby: Advice And Remedies

Stop Thumb Sucking

Thumb-Sucking: When Is It Time To Stop?

Pros And Cons Of Thumb-Sucking For infants and toddlers, thumbsucking is a natural, beneficial form of self-soothing. Sucking is, after all, one of a newborn’s first reflexes. But as kids mature, the detriments start outweighing the benefits. When does that “thumbs up” become a “thumbs down?” Here’s what experts have to say about why, when, … Continue reading Thumb-Sucking: When Is It Time To Stop?

A Safe Crib For Babies

SID’s Information Every Parent Should Know

Every new parent needs to learn about SIDS, or Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. And while the numbers are decreasing, about 2,500 infants in the United States still die from SIDS each year. Scientists don’t yet know how to prevent it, but there are specific precautions you can take to reduce SIDS risk. What Is SIDS? … Continue reading SID’s Information Every Parent Should Know

Toddler Dental Hygiene

Kids Dental Care: Keeping Smiles Healthy And Bright

There are few things more precious than your child’s smile By practicing good preventive dental care, you can keep that beautiful smile healthy, right from the start. Most babies get their first tooth at around six months and will have all 20 primary teeth by the age of three. Then, at about six years old, … Continue reading Kids Dental Care: Keeping Smiles Healthy And Bright

Children's Fine Motor Skills

Improving Your Child’s Hand-Eye Coordination

Developing good coordination is a hugely important skill From getting dressed in the morning—to succeeding at school—to using a telephone or computer, it’s a skill your child will draw on throughout the day, every single day for the rest of his or her life. Think about it: the ability to use hands and eyes together … Continue reading Improving Your Child’s Hand-Eye Coordination

Healthy Children's Feet

How To Care For Children’s Feet

From the Office of Dr. Richard J. Manolian Board-certified Podiatrist Inventor of Arch Angels® Children’s Comfort Insoles How to Care For Children’s Feet As parents and caregivers, we have an enormous responsibility trying to protect our children and promote their optimal well-being. This handy list can help you understand the most important elements of caring … Continue reading How To Care For Children’s Feet

Cozy Cub Technical Outerwear

Cozy Cub® Technical Outerwear Designed for Performance, Comfort & Fun

 Fabrics & Materials The Difference is in the Details When designing Cozy Cub, we put thought and care into every little detail. From grow-with-me hems for extended use, to unique hidden pockets kids love, Cozy Cub outerwear is packed with value added features. Related Article(s): Bug Smarties™ Playwear Insect Shield® Technology Repels Mosquitoes, Ticks & … Continue reading Cozy Cub® Technical Outerwear Designed for Performance, Comfort & Fun

Safe Bug Protection For Kids

Bug Smarties™ Playwear Insect Shield® Technology Repels Mosquitoes, Ticks & More

Insect Shield Technology Insect Shield Technology converts clothing into long-lasting, effective, and convenient insect protection. The active ingredient in Insect Shield is so tightly bonded to the fabric fibers that it retains effective repellency through the life of the product. Benefits Odorless Invisible Comfortable Durable Bug Repellant Family Protection Easy Care Proven Technology Protects Against … Continue reading Bug Smarties™ Playwear Insect Shield® Technology Repels Mosquitoes, Ticks & More

Calm Fussy Babies

15 Tips For Soothing A Fussy Baby

Bundle of joy? Or bundle of noise? During the first few months of life, most babies cry a full two or three hours each day! Needless to say, many new parents are unprepared for the amount of time their newborns spend fussing. In most cases, crying is normal and healthy—although admittedly not much fun for … Continue reading 15 Tips For Soothing A Fussy Baby