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Warning: There are no safe fireworks for home use

Have you ever heard someone refer to those home-use fireworks as “safe and sane” and “legal’ as a way to defend and justify their use? Here’s the truth. Are they legal? There is a class of fireworks marketed to consumers for home use that are legal under United States Federal regulations (with additional local regulations …

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What Every Parent Ought to Know About Safely Storing Breastmilk & Formula

This article is about safely storing breastmilk or infant formula for later use. This is a topic that not a lot of people will think about until they find themselves with some unused milk in their hands, and wonder: so do I just put it in the fridge? The counter? Toss it? Luckily, someone else has …

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This is the reason why you should never give honey to a baby

Everyone loves honey. It’s all-natural and delicious! But you may have heard that you should not feed honey to a baby. But do you know why not? It’s because of botulism. Botulism is a disease that is contracted by ingesting spores of a bacterium called Clostridium botulinum. Big name? Yes – and big problems! Botulism …

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This is why pregnant women need to see the dentist before they deliver

Congrats! You are expecting a beautiful bundle of joy 😊 When was the last time you went to your dentist for a check-up? Did you know, that it is safe for expecting mothers to go to the dentist during pregnancy? Well, it is! And I will tell you why moms-to-be must get this in check …

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