Nursing is More Than Breastfeeding and Every Mother Can Do It!

By |May 28, 2017 |0-1 yr, Childbirth, Development, Diet, Latest Posts, Nursing|

by Linda Folden Palmer, D.C. Breastfeeding isn't only about providing mother's milk. While seldom recognized in literature, doctors' advice or common conversation, there's a whole lot more to breastfeeding than [...]

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Forest Kindergarten: The Ultimate Outdoor Classroom

By |January 26, 2017 |3-5 yrs, Daycare and Schools, Development, Latest Posts, Mindful Parenting, Well-being|

An Ideal Learning Environment In many preschools, outdoor time and authentic play are being replaced by an intense emphasis on learning letters and numbers in a very formal, structured and [...]

The Truth About Mobile Phone and Wireless Radiation

By |January 26, 2017 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Cell Phones & WiFi, Development, Developmental Disorders, Homepage Video, Latest Posts, Pregnancy, Radiation, Videos|

Do cell phones really impact health? How? And if the health effects are so bad, why don’t we hear more about it? On November 30, 2015, Dr. Devra Davis, extensively-credentialed [...]

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Boosting Baby’s and Toddler’s Immune System, NATURALLY!

By |January 20, 2017 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Development, Illnesses & Infections, Natural Remedies, Well-being|

This time of year, little ones are more susceptible to colds and flu. It’s tough to see children sick. “For me, as a mom, I just don't like my little [...]

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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 European Union Is Banning Toxic Silver Mercury Fillings

By |December 20, 2016 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Development, Developmental Disorders, Mindful Parenting, Oral Health, Pre-Conception, Pregnancy, Recent Posts, Well-being|

Update: On April 25, 2017 the European Union Council adopted the following legislation, but European NGOs are asking the dentists of Europe to be proactive and implement the ban immediately [...]

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 [...]

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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 [...]

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Mouth Breathing: Signs and Solutions

By |June 23, 2016 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Development, Developmental Disorders, Dr. Raymond Silkman, Oral Health, Uncategorized|

In our last post, “How Mouth Breathing Affects a Child’s Facial Structure And More”, Biological Dentist and SafBaby Expert. Dr. Raymond Silkman discussed the often overlooked topic of mouth breathing. [...]

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How Mouth Breathing Affects A Child’s Facial Structure And More

By |May 26, 2016 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Development, Developmental Disorders, Dr. Raymond Silkman, Oral Health|

Breath is life. It’s such a natural part of life that most people don’t ever think about it. For instance, do you know whether your child breathes through their nose [...]

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The Importance of Calcium in Childhood

By |March 30, 2016 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Development, Diet, Dr. Murray Clarke|

Just about every parent knows that children require calcium to build strong bones. It is one of the most abundant minerals in the human body and accounts for approximately 1.5% [...]

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Is There Lead in Your Water? Find Out With A Test Kit

By |February 17, 2016 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Announcements, Development, Developmental Disorders, Pre-Conception, Pregnancy, Water, Well-being|

Lead in Water Test Kit Announcement from Healthy Babies Bright Futures SafBaby is passing on this information so that you can be proactive and test your water for lead.  It's [...]

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Air Pollution: Must-Know Risks And Solutions

By |January 28, 2016 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Air, Development, Developmental Disorders, Outdoors, Pre-Conception, Pregnancy|

“Any environmental toxin that is present in the mother’s body or that the mother may be exposed to during pregnancy can travel through her placenta directly into the developing baby." [...]

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.

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   [...]

Is Your Lifestyle Lowering Your Child’s IQ?

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

Mom Exposes China’s Catastrophic Air Pollution

By |March 2, 2015 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Air, Development, Developmental Disorders, Homepage Video 2, Pre-Conception, Pregnancy, Videos|

One mom’s deep concern and fear for her daughter’s health drove her to create a documentary about China’s disastrous air pollution crisis. “Under the Dome” has created a national debate [...]

Did You Know The Benefits Of Baby Wearing Include THIS?

By |December 28, 2013 |Development, Doreen Bolhuis, Mindful Parenting, Well-being|

In our modern "convenience" culture, there is more car seat carrying of babies than baby-wearing.  Contemporary designs have made it incredibly easy for parents to transport their child in a [...]