Know Your Infant Reflexes
If you have a newborn, then you're no stranger to your little one's weird, jerky movements. Thankfully, those crazy moves are completely normal. In fact, these infant reflexes are designed to protect your baby and keep him safe. So, what can you expect as a new parent? What happens during the moro reflex, sucking reflex and the root reflex? Will your child always have them or will they eventually go away?
Do your 17: help end food allergies
End Allergies Together (EAT), the non-profit organization whose sole mission is to fund researchers seeking a cure for food allergies, is launching the “Do Your 17” campaign to coincide with Allergy Awareness Month, starting in May. EAT developed this campaign in honor of the 17 million Americans who suffer from food allergies. People are encouraged to Do 17 of something, anything they choose, and get friends and family to pledge support and raise money. Listen to our interview with co-founder, Elise Bates.