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Under the Weather? Nourish with this Healing Soup

By |March 12, 2017 |Diet, FOOD & DIET, Latest Posts, Nutrition, Recent Posts, Recipes, Well-being|

Cozy blankets, hot tea, warm soups. Bundle them up and nourish your child with this soothing Healing Soup. Full of nutritious greens like broccoli, asparagus and spinach, this soup will [...]

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SafBaby’s Top 5 Recommended Posts of 2016

By |December 29, 2016 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Air, Allergies, Childbirth, Development, Dr. Raymond Silkman, Formula, Mary Cordaro, Natural Remedies, Nursing, Nutrition, Oral Health, Pollution, Pre-Conception, Pregnancy, Vaccines|

SafBaby shares knowledge throughout the year with the hope that it will help you strengthen the health of your child in every way. We often cover topics that are not discussed enough or offer [...]

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The Best Chocolate for Kids…and You!

By |December 3, 2016 |Best Product Awards, Food & Supplements, Nutrition, Product Reviews|

Chocolate that isn't Candy Most of us think “candy” when someone mentions chocolate. That makes sense given that’s the only chocolate we’ve ever known: chocolate mixed with refined sugar, transfats, [...]

The Secret to a Healthy Baby

By |October 20, 2016 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, Childbirth, Development, Homepage Video, Nutrition, Pre-Conception, Pregnancy, Vaccines, Videos, Well-being|

What if you could positively impact your baby’s health for the rest of his or her life? Knowing what truly lays the foundation for good health could help you do just that. "Infant [...]

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COD LIVER OIL: Healthy Snapshot

By |September 6, 2016 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Adam Sutter, Childbirth, Development, Diet, Nutrition, Pre-Conception, Pregnancy, Well-being|

Q: Why is cod liver oil known around the world as the perfect nutritional supplement for every growing child? A: Because cod liver oil contains Omega-3 oils that directly provide [...]

Nourishing Homemade Baby Formula

By |August 22, 2016 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, Childbirth, Formula, Nursing, Nutrition, Pregnancy, Uncategorized|

Breast milk is the perfect food for babies. It provides unparalleled health and well-being benefits to the baby and mother. But breast milk is not ‘just food.’ As discussed in [...]

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Formula? Wait! Try This First

By |August 22, 2016 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, Childbirth, Development, Diet, Formula, Nursing, Nutrition, Pregnancy|

Breast milk is nature’s intended and ideal form of nutrition for infants. It is a highly responsive living food that customizes itself to the specific needs of the baby and [...]

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Boost Your Child’s Immune System Before School Starts

By |August 5, 2016 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Development, Dr. Murray Clarke, Nutrition, Well-being|

Each year in a child’s life is clearly marked and can be remembered by the end of the summer holidays and the return to school. There are many experiences, emotions [...]

7 Steps to Choosing Quality Children’s Supplements

By |January 6, 2016 |Adam Sutter, Diet, Nutrition, Toxins & Additives, Well-being|

Incorporating high quality supplements into your child’s diet is one of the best ways to ensure proper structural growth, provide immune support and help neutralize exposures to environmental pollutants and [...]

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Healthy Snacks: The Ultimate Shopping Guide

By |September 3, 2015 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Diet, Food & Supplements, Nutrition|

As every parent eventually discovers, having something healthy “at-the-ready” when your little one says “I’m hungry!” can make the day run much more smoothly.  While adults can go for longer [...]

The Lifelong Gift of Omega Oils

By |June 11, 2015 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Development, Dr. Murray Clarke, Nutrition, Pregnancy, Well-being|

“Imagine, one nutrient, the “essential fatty acid” DHA, being able to improve your child’s mind, and consequently their abilities, for the rest of their life."   - Dr. Murray Clarke   [...]

What’s the Best Dosage of Vitamin D for Infants & Children?

By |January 27, 2014 |Dr. R. Neustaedter, Nutrition, Well-being|

Most doctors agree that infants should take vitamin D3, but there is variation among pediatricians and pediatric groups about the ideal dosage of vitamin D for babies. This may leave [...]

Avoid Too Much Of This If You Want To Absorb Minerals From Your Food

By |January 8, 2014 |Diet, Karen Ranzi, Nutrition|

In human nutrition, phytic acid is considered an anti-nutrient for its interference with the absorption of other nutrients during the digestive process. The plant kingdom, however, is highly dependent on [...]

Fighting Cavities: The Role Of Vitamin D

By |December 6, 2013 |Development, Dr. R. Neustaedter, Natural Remedies, Nutrition, Oral Health|

Vitamin D is important for the formation of enamel and dentin in teeth. It also actively encourages the immune system's fight against pathogenic bacteria that contribute to tooth decay. This [...]

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Can Consuming Probiotics During Pregnancy & Infancy Prevent Allergies?

By |August 29, 2013 |Allergies, Dr. R. Neustaedter, Nutrition, Pregnancy|

Introduction by SafBaby Founders Sandra Blum and Samantha Fox Olson SafBaby health expert adviser, Dr. N, shares his knowledge with us on which prenatal supplements are recommended for the health [...]

Where You Find Choline In Plant Foods And Why It’s Also Important In Prenatal Nutrition

By |August 19, 2013 |Development, Karen Ranzi, Nutrition, Pre-Conception, Pregnancy|

Recently there have been countless questions pertaining to the vitamin-like compound, Choline, especially amongst pregnant women. Choline is a chemical like the B-vitamins, and is frequently lumped in with them, [...]

Are Cruciferous Vegetables Bad For Our Children Due To The Goitrogens They Contain?

By |June 20, 2013 |Karen Ranzi, Nutrition|

There is much controversy surrounding the consumption of cruciferous vegetables.  Cruciferous vegetables are vegetables with flowers, such as broccoli, cabbage, cauliflower and kale.  Some people believe that raw cruciferous vegetables [...]

Health Benefits of Green Smoothies vs. Green Juices – Which One is Better for your Child?

By |May 15, 2013 |Diet, Karen Ranzi, Nutrition|

Green smoothies have been a staple of vegetarian, vegan, raw food, and even more mainstream diets for decades, yet their powers are continuously questioned. The difference between a green smoothie [...]

The Connection Between Diet and Behavior in Young Children

By |March 20, 2013 |Developmental Disorders, Diet, Karen Ranzi, Nutrition, Toxins & Additives|

It has long been known that foods filled with sugar can cause children to become hyperactive, followed by a moody crash.  However, new research reveals that foods filled with dyes, [...]

10 Best Foods to Strengthen Children’s Eyesight

By |January 17, 2013 |Development, Karen Ranzi, Natural Remedies, Nutrition, Well-being|

When I was seven, in second grade, unable to read the blackboard, I used to strain my eyes continually by trying so hard to see the small words the teacher [...]