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Don’t Panic about Baby Food News, Diversify Your Baby’s Diet

Don’t Panic about Baby Food News, Diversify Your Baby’s Diet

Editor’s Note: Mommybites talked with pediatrician and mom Dr. Wendy Sue Swanson about her reaction to the recent report on baby food and how to best feed babies to keep them healthy.  Mommybites: A congressional report this month shared that four leading baby food companies were aware that their products included dangerous levels of toxic […]

This Is How to Handle the Postpartum Period

This Is How to Handle the Postpartum Period

Being a new mom is extremely exciting and rewarding, but it also comes with it’s challenges.  It can be confusing figuring out how to add the responsibility of caring for your child into your life, and you’re going to ask a million times over, am I doing this right?  Here are some postpartum tips for helping new moms ease into the whirlwind of motherhood.

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Toxins (Heavy Metals) in Baby Food: What Parents Need to Know

Toxins (Heavy Metals) in Baby Food: What Parents Need to Know

Elevated levels of toxic heavy metals have been found in popular baby food products. These heavy metals—including lead, arsenic, cadmium and mercury—are chemical elements. They are found in soil that is used to grow food. Some areas have higher amounts of the toxins than others as a result of pesticide use and pollution. Exposure to […]

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