Everyday is a Groundhog Day
How was your Groundhog Day this year? We feel like every day is a Groundhog Day with young kids 😅 As always, please send us any baby and kid-related news you would like to share to firstname.lastname@example.org. Have a great weekend ❤️
Little News Team
✨ ✨ Deep Dive
In this week’s deep dive started sleep series. The first one is about the importance of sleep and the basics of how to promote sleep with babies and toddlers.
👶 🍼 Recent Pediatric News
BURST Oral Care launches the first kids CoComelon sonic toothbrush
BURST Oral Care once again has little smiles everywhere excited to brush. They've teamed up with global hit CoComelon – the number one kids show on both YouTube and Netflix – to release an official, limited-edition BURSTkids Sonic Toothbrush with designs that feature the star of the show: JJ himself!
🔬🧬 Kids and Babies Related Scientific Research
Paternal alcohol use increases frequency of fetal development issues
Prenatal visits have traditionally focused almost exclusively on the behavior of mothers, but new research continues to suggest that science should be looking more closely at the fathers' behavior as well.
Lifestyle more likely to affect a child’s BMI than the weight of their mother
Researchers have found that a high Body Mass Index (BMI) of a mother before and during pregnancy is not a major cause of high BMI in their offspring -- indicating that childhood and teen obesity is more likely to be a result of lifestyle factors.
UCSF Dyslexia Researchers Develop Tool to Flag Early Reading Challenges
UCSF’s free digital assessment, which has been piloted with 2,000 students at dozens of California schools to date, is meant to spot pre-reading challenges in kindergarten or first grade, so educators can intervene before dyslexia is typically diagnosed.
First virus infection linked with infections later in life
Asymptomatic viral infections in the first days and weeks of a baby's life are associated with an increased risk of respiratory infections later in life, research suggests.
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Use code WELCOME to get 15% our fav booties for the baby
Tea collection offers 20% off new tees and shorts
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