Archive for October, 2006

Boo! Dr. Brown talks scary toddlers on Rachael Ray show Oct 31

Wake the neighbors! Set the TiVo! Baby 411 and Toddler 411 co-author Dr. Ari Brown will discuss quirky toddler behaviors on Rachael Ray’s new daytime talk show Tuesday October 31. Yes, that’s tomorrow, Halloween! Dr. Brown will discuss all the bizarre stuff kids do—what’s normal and when you should be worried. To see when the […]


Freakeconomics and Autism?

A recent study from Cornell University economics department looked at a possible association between television watching in young children and autism. The researchers compared autism rates, weather reports, and rates of subscriptions to cable TV. The study did not look at individual TV usage. It assumed there is more TV watching going on inside when […]


BREAKING NEWS: Flu vaccine maker announces delay

One of the leading flu vaccine manufacturers and only manufacturer of flu vaccine for children under age 3, Sanofi Pasteur, has announced that their flu vaccine distribution will be shipped later this year (likely November/ December) than in previous years due to a difficulty in the production process.   Usually flu vaccine is available in […]