Shrreya Shah

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Talking to premature babies tied to later development

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Babies born prematurely may benefit from people talking to them while they are still in the hospital’s intensive care unit, suggests a new study.<p>Researchers found that premature babies who were exposed to more talking from adults, such as their parents, in the neonatal …

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Read-Along Storybook

• <b>Author:</b> Disney Book Group<p>Join Snow White as she flees the evil Queen and meets the Seven Dwarfs! This charming read-along storybook, featuring thrilling sound effects and word-for-word narration, is sure to provide hours of fun while also building vocabulary and encouraging independent reading.

What Women Still Don't Know About Getting Pregnant

As surprising as it seems, about half of women of reproductive age have not talked to their health care provider about their reproductive health, …

Pregnancy

9 Ways to Encourage Kids to Be Organized

Is keeping your home organized a constant struggle? Time to create some new cleaning habits — for your kids! Here, moms who blog about home management share their best tricks for encouraging kids to keep the house clean and organized. From five-minute flash cleans and prebedtime pickups to advice …

8 Things No One Will Ever Tell You About Motherhood

Motherhood is something most women aspire to. It is a rite of passage — almost what I imagine being in a sorority is like. Everyone always has …

Basic Baby Care

<i>A simple guide for complicated parents.</i><p>Most new parents confess to feeling two equally strong emotions at the birth of their baby: awesome, …

Breastfeeding: The First Weeks

You have made the decision to breastfeed your baby – great news! While this may not be what you want to hear, it is important to understand that …

Importance of Doing Puzzles With Your Kids

By Elissa Sungar for GalTime.com<p>January 29th is National Puzzle Day. This is a perfect opportunity to share different puzzles with your kids and have some fun quality time with them, too. Research shows puzzles are educational, especially in the area of mathematics, and they offer developmental …

Creative Ways to Teach Kids About Gratitude

Readers share how to teach gratitude.<p>Bounce Some Ideas Around<p>When my 8-year-old starts to spiral down into a negative attitude, we play Gratitude Ping-Pong. One of us says something she's grateful for, then the other takes a turn. We go back and forth until we're both smiling again. The only rule …

Happiness

Finding a balance with hormone replacement therapy

After a decade of rancorous debate over the risks and benefits of menopausal hormone therapy, experts from more than a dozen top medical organizations worldwide have finally come to something resembling a consensus. What did they decide, and why are women still baffled?<p><b>What is menopausal hormone</b> …

Oxygen: The Forgotten Nutrient

<i>by guest blogger Isaac Eliaz, MD, MS, LAc, integrative medicine pioneer</i><p>Breathing is essential to life. And because it's automatic, we don't have to focus on breathing the way we do eating or walking, so we rarely think about it. But maybe we should. Taking in oxygen is fundamental to good health, …

Pregnant? Your Teeth Could Cause Preterm Delivery

A recent study published in the <i>Journal of Periodontology</i> found that gum disease, known as <b>periodontal disease</b> (an inflammatory chronic condition that …

10 rules for a happier pregnancy

1. Everyone’s an expert, but you’re the authority on yourself and your baby<p>Once you get pregnant, everybody seems to have something to say about what …