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What You Need To Know About Dental Fillings and Sealants

By |April 22, 2017 |Chemicals in Products, Dr. Murray Clarke, Latest Posts, Oral Health|

A study published in the Journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics, July 2012 has raised concern about the release of Bisphenol A (BPA) from composite filling materials and dental sealants that are [...]

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Colic: What It Is and A Safe Solution for Baby

By |March 26, 2017 |0-1 yr, Best Product Awards, Dr. Murray Clarke, Illnesses & Infections, Latest Posts, Natural Remedies, Product Reviews|

Does Your Baby Have Colic? How can you tell if your baby really has colic or not? To help you make the determination, ask: Is your infant in pain, shrieking and inconsolable, [...]

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The Truth About Sophie the Giraffe and the Recall Rumors

By |January 30, 2017 |Baby Accessories, Chemicals in Products, Latest Posts, Toys & Activities|

Sophie the Giraffe is making headlines again after photos of mold inside the popular teething toy went viral when they were published on the goodhousekeeping website. Pediatric dentist, Dana Chianese, [...]

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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, [...]

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How to Create a Non-Toxic Christmas

By |December 1, 2016 |Chemicals in Products, Holidays|

Wear gloves. Wash hands after handling. Don’t even touch. Can you imagine having to tell your children not to touch the Christmas tree because it’s made out of PVC, the [...]

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Why the Best Thanksgivings are Non-Conventional

By |November 18, 2016 |Food Industry, Holidays|

Turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes and gravy, cranberry sauce, green beans and pumpkin pie - the traditional Thanksgiving dinner in the U.S. In terms of the menu, not much has changed [...]

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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 [...]

How To Make Halloween Healthier And Happier

By |October 5, 2016 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Holidays, Mindful Parenting, Well-being|

Re-envision Halloween Two thousand years ago, the Celts dressed in costumes and set alight sacred bonfires to appease and ward off the spirits of the dead. Marked by the end [...]

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Face Paint: Is It Worth the Risk?

By |September 22, 2016 |Chemicals in Products, Developmental Disorders, Latest Products, Product Recalls|

Face painting has turned into an art form with brushes at the ready to transform your child into the superhero, exotic animal or character of their dreams. Face painters are [...]

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 [...]

  • baby wipes

Body Care Products Causing Epidemic Of Skin Reactions

By |July 22, 2016 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Allergies, Bath & Body Care, Chemicals in Products, Developmental Disorders, Latest Products, Nursery|

An Epidemic of Contact Dermatitis  A powerful industrial preservative found in baby wipes, band-aids, hand sanitizers, sunscreens, lotions, glue and thousands of other products is causing what dermatologists are calling “an [...]

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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. [...]

SafBaby’s Simple Sun Care Guide – 2016

By |June 17, 2016 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Sun & Outdoors|

With the summer season fast approaching and parents wondering if they need sunscreen for their babies and children, we've put together a simple sun care guide. You'll find answers to the [...]

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International Vaccine Injury Awareness Day: June 3rd

By |June 1, 2016 |Uncategorized, Vaccines, Videos|

International Vaccine Awareness Day   International Vaccine Injury Awareness Day is a to remember those whose lives have been adversely affected by vaccination. Some live under compulsory vaccine policy and others have [...]

Baby Monitors: See the Risk

By |February 11, 2016 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, Cell Phones & WiFi, Nursery, Nursery Room, Radiation, Videos|

False Sense of Security from Baby Monitors? You may have never even questioned the safety of baby monitors but only considered how they would give you peace of mind when [...]

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Baby Monitors: Do Risks Outweigh the Benefits?

By |February 10, 2016 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, Nursery, Nursery Room, Radiation|

Safety. Peace of Mind. Baby monitors are one of the first items parents purchase for a nursery.  When baby is taking a nap, having a monitor in a nursery may [...]

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Christmas Trees: Safe, Non-Toxic and Environmentally-Friendly

By |December 15, 2015 |Chemicals in Products, Holidays|

"I remember last Christmas. My baby girl was way more into the wrapping paper and the boxes than she was any of her gifts. And I had a blast sticking [...]

EVA Foam Puzzle Mats: Latest News from EU

By |December 1, 2015 |0-1 yr, 1-3 yrs, 3-5 yrs, 5+ yrs, Toys & Activities|

Today, the European Union published their amendment to the Toy Safety Directive to include formamide, the chemical found in EVA Foam Puzzle Mats.  The EU Toy Safety Directive stipulates the [...]

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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We Finally Found Lead-Free Christmas Lights

By |November 12, 2015 |Chemicals in Products, Holidays|

It is quite frustrating to find lead-free, RoHS compliant Christmas lights in the United States. The RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) symbol aims to restrict certain dangerous substances commonly used [...]