Firsthand. Secondhand. Thirdhand smoke? How to keep your home smoke free

We all know what firsthand smoke is. Even secondhand smoke. But thirdhand smoke? What could that possibly be? Thirdhand smoke is the buildup that is left over from used smoke. After the smoke has been discharged into the air, it blends in with other normal air particles, turns out to be a greater amount of … Read more Firsthand. Secondhand. Thirdhand smoke? How to keep your home smoke free

Thanksgiving recipes for Type-1 kids

’Tis the season for overeating, sweet indulgences and buttery cheat days. But for parents of children with type-1 diabetes, navigating the holidays can take a toll on the holiday spirit. We searched the web and found our favorite Thanksgiving recipes to create a “type-1 friendly” menu that’s perfect for the entire family. Side: Cauliflower Mashed … Read more Thanksgiving recipes for Type-1 kids

Common childhood illnesses within the first few years

Common childhood illnesses within the first few years. As an experienced parent, you may have already encountered your fair share of fevers, coughs, rashes and the like. Or perhaps you’re a new parent, and you weren’t warned of the many common childhood illnesses that can come along with the new gig. As much as we … Read more Common childhood illnesses within the first few years