If you are a parent of a tween who has their own smart device, you are familiar with your kid’s tilted posture when they are looking at the blue lit screen. They likely are watching videos, movies, a popular series or playing games. While these activities are not alarming to some families, others might feel it’s too much, every day. Learn the dangers of electronics addiction and how to set limits. ...Read more 0
A December 2018 study in the American Academy of Pediatrics found a large percentage of developmentally normal, healthy babies do not reach the milestone of sleeping through the night by age six months or even one year. Researchers also examined whether infants who woke up at night were more likely to have problems with cognitive, language or motor development. ...Read more 0
Rather than cutting the cord the moment baby is delivered, many expectant parents are following the practice of delayed cord clamping. While it's not a new medical discovery, expectant parents are becoming more aware of the practice as health organizations have put out new research and recommendations supporting delayed clamping. ...Read more 0
America’s favorite java jumpstart packs powerful perks beyond an energy boost. Ongoing research shows that it may be protective against many medical conditions. Although coffee itself is good for you, what you do to it — adding refined sugar, artificial sweeteners and fat-filled creamers — can do a lot of damage. Learn some simple substitutions for a healthier cup, plus find an easy recipe to craft your own pumpkin spice latte at home. ...Read more 0
Check out more than books: the Willoughby-Eastlake Public Library has launched a brand new Toy Library with more than 70 toys that can be checked out for 21 days at...
The Meadow, making its debut today, is designed exclusively for the museum’s youngest visitors, welcoming infants, toddlers, new walkers and their families. In a sensory-rich environment, it encourages gross and fine motor exploration, pretend play, early literacy, early math skills and problem solving. ...Read more 0