Tag: health

Camera Flashes: Can they Harm a Baby’s Eyes?

When a baby is born, there’s usually a snap-happy horde of familial paparazzi to greet his arrival; so it goes without saying that the camera flash is one of the first of the myriad stimuli to which he must get accustomed – quickly. But a recent story from China might have us second-guessing before we snap that […]

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Stretch Mark Creams: Most Don’t Work – But Here’s What Might

There’s been a revolution of late, where proud and postpartum mamas are encouraging other mums to wear their stretchmarks – “the stripes of motherhood” – with confidence. But the fact is, no woman goes into pregnancy wanting to look like a laddered human stocking. Which makes them prime targets for useless marketing gimmicks that claim to do miracles, but rarely […]

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Gluten-Free, Good-For-You Gummy Bears!

Gummy bears are the stalwarts of fun, nutritionally defunct snack foods. They’re just too dang cute, colourful, and tasty to resist (even if you’re about 20 years past their intended target market). But these particular gummies are more than just a novel way to stuff your face and sate your sweet tooth — they’re actually good for you; packed […]

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How to Make a Candy-Free (FUN) Gingerbread House!

No truly kitsch-tastic, bonafide Christmas bonanza is complete without a Gingerbread House. But kids are stuffed full of sugary treats over the festive season as it is, and decorating such a gorgeously delicious abode with yummy goodies galore is just a mouthful of cavities waiting to happen. (And then you’d be forced to gorge it […]

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