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This Halloween, Teal Is The New Orange

By |October 5, 2016 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Allergies, Holidays, Mindful Parenting, Toxins & Additives|

Have you spotted teal pumpkins on doorsteps lately? Good News! Families that choose to decorate with teal pumpkins will be offering non-food treats to children this Halloween.   Started in [...]

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 [...]

Is Your Lifestyle Lowering Your Child’s IQ?

By |November 16, 2015 |Chemicals in Products, Development, Developmental Disorders, Toxins & Additives, Videos|

Emerging studies reveal that cumulative, trace amounts of chemicals may be affecting children's brain development.

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3 Reasons to Always Choose Organic Foods

By |July 9, 2015 |Diet, Food Industry, Pre-Conception, Pregnancy, Toxins & Additives|

“The quality, cleanliness and purity of a child’s food and diet are critical.”  - Dr. Murray Clarke, ND., D.Hom., L.Ac. There is a rising trend in the media questioning the [...]

Is Your Lifestyle Lowering Your Child’s IQ?

By |March 31, 2015 |Chemicals in Products, Development, Developmental Disorders, Toxins & Additives, Videos|

Gasp! MSG in “Healthy” Foods!

By |February 20, 2014 |Diet, Food Industry, Karen Ranzi, Toxins & Additives|

As consumers become more aware of what they are putting into their bodies, marketing companies have become savvier. Most of us know that MSG is a harmful chemical found in [...]

Genetic Engineering: How Can It Affect Our Children and Future Generations

By |December 13, 2013 |Developmental Disorders, Food Industry, Karen Ranzi, Toxins & Additives|

Introduction by SafBaby Co-Founder Samantha Fox Olson Here on Kauai (the most isolated land mass on all the planet) we recently pulled together as a people to change pass a [...]

Is Your Baby Or Child Experiencing Digestive Problems Because Of This Common Formula and Food Additive?

By |September 23, 2013 |Food Industry, Karen Ranzi, Toxins & Additives|

Introduction by SafBaby Founders Sandra Blum and Samantha Fox Olson After overhearing a conversation in the health food store that went something like this: "Guar gum is like chewing gum [...]

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Before Buying One More Natural Soda Read This!

By |July 16, 2013 |Food Industry, Toxins & Additives|

Have you seen the images of sugar cubes stacked up to show how much sugar is actually in one can of soda? Each can of Coke contains 39 grams of sugar [...]

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, [...]

Simple and Creative Ideas for A Healthy Child’s Lunch

By |July 5, 2012 |Diet, Karen Ranzi, Mindful Parenting, Toxins & Additives, Well-being|

Much research in the past decade has reported the benefits of a diet high in fresh plant-based nutrition. Raw fruits and vegetables, sprouts, sea vegetables, and nuts and seeds are [...]

How To Lower Your Family’s Exposure To Aluminum, Because It Hides In Sneaky Places

By |February 16, 2012 |Chemicals in Products, Food Industry, Toxins & Additives|

Last week we shared our article Alarming Levels Of Aluminum In Infant Formulas And Other Foods Still Unregulated: FAQ with Aluminum Expert. In that article we interviewed Christopher Exley, a [...]

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Alarming Levels Of Aluminum In Infant Formulas And Other Foods Still Unregulated: FAQ with Aluminum Expert

By |February 2, 2012 |Developmental Disorders, Food Industry, Formula, Toxins & Additives|

Interview by SafBaby Founders Sandra Blum and Samantha Fox Olson In 2010 Dr. Christoper Exley, Professor in Bioinorganic Chemistry, and his team at Keele University examined 16 branded, ready-made and [...]

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Part 2: Why Babies and Children are Most Vulnerable to GMOs

By |October 7, 2011 |Developmental Disorders, Food Industry, Toxins & Additives|

Introduction by SafBaby Founders Sandra Blum and Samantha Fox Olson Are we experimenting with our babies and Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)? The more we learn, the more SafBaby thinks the [...]

Part 1: The Truth About GMOs

By |October 6, 2011 |Diet, Food Industry, Homepage Video 2, Petitions, Toxins & Additives, Videos|

Introduction by SafBaby Founders Sandra Blum and Samantha Fox Olson Did you know that October is GMO Awareness Month? You may know that GMO stands for Genetically Modified Organism, but [...]

Children and Fluoride FAQ – A Must Read For Every Parent!

By |September 2, 2011 |Developmental Disorders, Illnesses & Infections, Oral Health, Toxins & Additives, Water|

There is plenty of conversation happening these days on fluoride and the potential dangers/benefits of supplementing this into our children's daily/dentist-visit routine.  With all that is being said, we really [...]

Keep These 5 Things Out Of Your Child’s Lunchbox

By |August 19, 2011 |Diet, Nutrition, Toxins & Additives|

Watching our children grow into confident little beings is so touching and it brings so much of our joy to parenting.  Bringing my daughter to kindergarten has become one of [...]

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Lead Exposure Can Come From All Foods! Here’s What You Can Do

By |August 4, 2011 |Developmental Disorders, Dr. Murray Clarke, Toxins & Additives|

Introduction by SafBaby Founders Sandra Blum and Samantha Fox Olson Did you know that food companies canNOT claim to be "lead-free?" In other words, there has been such an increase in [...]

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False Claims That DHA in Organic and Non-Organic Infant Formula Is Safe

By |July 4, 2011 |Development, Food Industry, Formula, Toxins & Additives|

Interview by SafBaby Founders Sandra Blum and Samantha Fox Olson It breaks my heart that infant formula companies have been trying to persuade women for years that an infant formula [...]

US Rice Is Relatively Elevated In Arsenic. Due to NO Set Limits, So Are Infant Rice Cereals!

By |May 31, 2011 |Diet, Food Industry, Toxins & Additives|

Rice cereals are a very common first food for our babies.  I recall feeding my little babe organic rice cereal (wow, 4 years ago now!) but at that time never [...]