How to Create a Healthy, Non-Toxic Nursery

How to Create a Healthy, Non-Toxic Nursery

So you just found out that you are going to be a parent or a grandparent. Congratulations! Now starts the fun of readying the nursery for the new arrival. It’s hard to choose from the dizzying array of products you find, as you weigh price, functionality, space considerations, and need. But what about health? Is that even something you need to factor in as you make your decisions? Learn how to select safe, non-toxic products for your nursery and baby and which products to prioritize.

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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 […]

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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