According to a study done at the University of Michigan, by the age of three, 80% of children will have had acute Otitis Media (The inflammation of the middle ear) with its peak of incidence between the ages of 6 – 12 months. My eldest son was among the children who had it so frequently, that we had to do the operation for him. Not only did it relieve him from his frequent Otitis, but it also ended his long periods of pain.
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It might be the end of our relaxing summer vacations with friends and loved ones, the end of camps, activities and lazy days spent between the fresh sea air and the mountain breeze.
Read more “It’s Not Too Late for Mouthwatering Homemade Pops and Sorbets”
As most of you will agree, the back-to-school period is a crazy emotional rollercoaster. But once all the preparations are done and our children start hopping on the school bus every morning, we can finally relax — and start worrying about other things! Read more “8 Simple and Healthy Back-To-School Snacks That Will Save Your Mornings”
Eating healthy and not skipping any nutrient is very important for you and your baby during pregnancy. As soon as you get pregnant, people around you start giving you their advice and opinion about what and how much to eat. It is important to educate yourself about all the necessary nutrients so that you don’t skip any of them during this period. Read more “Q&A: How Do I Make Sure I’m Eating Right During Pregnancy?”
Watching your child develop speech, behavior and reasoning can be touching and fascinating every step of the way. The more you listen to their ideas and arguments, the more you realize they are growing up, Read more “11 Ways to Prevent Parent/Child Power Struggles”
Exercising was always part of my lifestyle, but during the first trimester of each of my three pregnancies, I completely stopped working out. I was scared of hurting myself or the baby. However, during my second and third trimesters, I started doing very light movements and walked 2 to 3 times a week.
Read more “Q&A: Is Exercising Important and Can It Be Dangerous During Pregnancy?”
Could anything be more exciting for a mom-to-be than decorating the room of her future baby?
Read more “8 Things Every New Mom Must Have in a Nursery”
Every season, the wave of germs and viruses gets so spread out it makes it too difficult to prevent the whole family from getting sick.
Read more “8 Ways to Naturally Boost Your Child’s Immune System”
Does your child ever scream in your face in public? Ignore what you ask him/her to do, or do the exact opposite? Throw a tantrum in the supermarket, rolling and screaming on the floor?
As parents, we are bound to go through similar episodes with our children every now and then, simply because “kids will be kids”. However, this behavior might get worse with time if we just let it be and don’t react.
Read more “5 Important Manners Every Child Needs to Learn to Survive in Society”
As a new mom, managing time can be challenging enough, let alone making time for beauty routines.
With all the new tasks and duties added to our daily routine from one side, and the sleepless nights on another side, new mothers find themselves lost in this new reality. To adjust to this new lifestyle, easier and quicker beauty routines should be adopted.
Read more “3 Easy DIY Masks for a New Mom”