Study Reports Hold Off Spanking

Health Day reports a new study that suggests you should refrain from spanking your misbehaving youngster. Researchers analyzed data from more than 12,000 children in the United States and found that those who had been spanked by their parents at age 5 had more...
Drinking Less Sugar

Drinking Less Sugar

Sugar-sweetened drinks are not as popular as they once were, as reported in the New York Times. According to a new study based on a continuing national health survey, 60.7 percent of children and 50 percent of adults drank a sugary beverage on any given day in 2014,...

Anesthetic Cream with Vaccines

Medical News Today reports new research about managing pain due to vaccinations. The Canadian Medical Association Journal states that anesthetic cream provides the best relief to infants for pain related to these shots. The article points out that infant vaccinations...

Peanut Allergies Guidance

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases issued updated information about introducing foods to babies with eczema. Advice includes information about peanut allergies. Eczema as a Sign of Child Allergies At ages 4 months to 6 months babies can receive...

Food Safety: Grapes

Grapes provide a very healthy food option, low in calories and high in nutritional value. Also they offer a good sources of vitamins, minerals and powerful anti-oxidants. However, for the very young, grapes may pose a problem. A recent study from Scotland, published...