Newborn health

Virginia is lousy with ticks

With summer around the corner the days are getting warmer and more shorts, tank tops and flip flops are appearing. But with those more skin exposed clothing choices come some fairly serious risks. Virginia is seeing a growing number of tick infections in the past twelve months, including the types of ticks that carry Lyme

Is What You Are Eating During Pregnancy Going To Give Allergies To Your Baby?

What roll does the nutritional intake of moms while pregnant play in the development of allergies in newborns? Can the way moms eat while the baby is breastfeeding keep the baby from developing atopic conditions such as eczema, allergic rhinitis, allergic conjuctivitis and asthma? Optimum Nutrition Magazine looked at this issue and drew some interesting