Sucking on your kid's pacifier

Sucking on your kid’s pacifier is Good

Toddlers are less likely to have asthma and itchy rashes if their parents “cleaned” their pacifiers by sucking on them when the kids were infants, a small new study suggests. The findings don’t prove that technique protects kids against asthma, eczema or other allergies. But researchers said it’s possible the … Read more

Taking folic acid may prevent speech delays in babies

Taking folic acid may prevent speech delays in babies

folic acid and speech A study by the Norwegian Institute of Public Health has found a link between development that suggests taking supplements before and during pregnancy can reduce the risk of delayed language learning. “Maternal use of supplements containing folic acid within the period from four weeks before, to eight weeks after conception was associated with … Read more