Homemade Fruit and Veggie Wash

When plain water doesn’t get your produce as clean as you’d like, try this simple, homemade veggie wash made from a blend of vinegar and water. Do you wash your fruits and vegetables after getting them home from the store or farmer’s market? We do. While washing your vegetables isn’t a guarantee you will remove everything … Read more Homemade Fruit and Veggie Wash

Innovative device could help treat babies with blood disorders

May 8 2020 With severe blood disorders, such as leukemia, doctors often rely on leukapheresis, a procedure in which large machines extract whole blood from patients to separate white blood cells from the rest of the blood, which is then returned back to the patient. This procedure is generally used to urgently reduce a dangerously … Read more Innovative device could help treat babies with blood disorders

Healthy Lemon Blueberry Muffins – Super Healthy Kids

These Healthy Lemon Blueberry Muffins are THE most moist, cake like muffin on our entire site. Made with fresh blueberries, lemon, creamy yogurt they are also packed with nutrition and less sugar than most other muffins out there! Muffins can be part of a healthy diet, especially when you can incorporate nutrient dense foods like … Read more Healthy Lemon Blueberry Muffins – Super Healthy Kids

Researchers to develop new imaging device for infants with brain disorders

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.May 7 2020 Using night-vision goggle technology, near-infrared light, and high-resolution detectors, a wearable imaging device for awake infants with brain disorders was developed by a team of scientists and a pediatric neurosurgeon at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). Cap-based Transcranial Optical Tomography (CTOT), which utilizes … Read more Researchers to develop new imaging device for infants with brain disorders

Study explores maternal infection and its role in neurodevelopmental disorders

The immune responses of a female mouse before pregnancy can predict how likely her offspring are to have behavioral deficits if the immune system is activated during pregnancy, according to researchers from the Center for Neuroscience at the University of California, Davis. The findings, published April 23 in the journal Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, could … Read more Study explores maternal infection and its role in neurodevelopmental disorders

Coconut Banana Bread – Super Healthy Kids

The familiar flavor of sweet banana bread with bits of coconut and coconut flavor swirled throughout this amazing tropical bread! How to Make Coconut Banana Bread This version of banana bread is so easy to make! Just like any quick bread, you will want to mix the dry ingredients first and then combine the wet … Read more Coconut Banana Bread – Super Healthy Kids

Children in rural communities more likely to undergo amputation after lawnmower injury

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.May 2 2020 Children in rural communities are 1.7 times more likely to undergo an amputation after a lawnmower injury than children in urban communities, according to a new study by researchers at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). The researchers also found that although lawnmower injuries are prevalent throughout the United … Read more Children in rural communities more likely to undergo amputation after lawnmower injury

Spring Cleaning: Kitchen Organization and Storage

Having a clean and organized kitchen is an important step for healthy living. We have some amazing kitchen organizing tips for you that will change your kitchen life! The Importance of a Clean Organized Kitchen The kitchen is the room that we spend the majority of our time in. Having a clean and organized kitchen … Read more Spring Cleaning: Kitchen Organization and Storage

Switzerland relaxes coronavirus guidelines allowing children and grandparents to hug

Despite social distancing measures across the globe that cautions people against close contact with others, including kissing, hugging, and shaking hands, Switzerland says children below ten years old and grandparents can hug, emphasizing that children are less likely to transmit the coronavirus. Swiss authorities say it is safe for children under the age of ten … Read more Switzerland relaxes coronavirus guidelines allowing children and grandparents to hug