Archive for March, 2011

Children Act Fast…So Do Poisons

Creepy title, I know. But, it’s National Poison Prevention Week, Moms and Dads, and this is the morbid motto for the 2011 campaign. Here are the sobering stats: Every year, 2.4 million people—over half under SIX years of age—swallow or come in contact with a poisonous substance. I know, I know, this would never happen […]

How long does your baby need to stay rear facing in a car seat?

While the safety data was released a couple of years ago, today the American Academy of Pediatrics updated its previous policy on carseats to say: Kids should stay rear-facing in a carseat in the back seat of the car until TWO years of age. Why? It's safer for a young child's head and neck support […]

Expecting 411 author Dr Michele Hakakha on Rachael Ray Show Friday!

Set your DVR’s for Friday’s Rachael Ray Show! Our very own Dr. Michele Hakakha is in the house, testing out products that claim to relieve morning sickness. For all those preggo gals suffering from this malady, this show’s for you! Check out Rachael’s website to see where and when the show airs in your hometown.