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The Truth About Heavy Metals in Your Baby’s Food
A number of studies in recent years have found unsafe levels of heavy metals in popular packaged infant and toddler foods. Most recently, a congressional study released in 2021 found that these contaminants are detrimental to adults and children alike.
The First 1,000 Days: When Nutrition Matters Most
The world of childhood nutrition and wellness is riddled with conflicting advice. And yet, there is growing consensus around one topic: the importance of the first 1,000 days.
Introducing Allergens: What You Need to Know
Mounting evidence suggests that early exposure prevents allergy development.
Guide to Baby Food Stages
Ever wonder when it’s time to switch out your baby’s food? This guide breaks down everything from expiration dates to baby food stages. Let’s dive in!
What You Can Do About Paid Family Leave
In 2020, we found the 95% of the Yumi audience remain women. Perhaps this stagnant statistic does not surprise you. Such extreme lopsidedness reflects a reality virtually every mom knows to be true — women are overwhelmingly expected to make the bulk of household decisions. Nevermind that 70 percent of moms are also part of the paid workforce.
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Salt & Babies
Why Added Sugars Aren’t Recommended Under 2
Food Allergy Prevention Guidelines
How Baby’s Nutrition Mirrors the Mother’s
Pregnancy & Mental Health
The MOMNIBUS Act: Why It's Important
Coping With Birth Trauma
Formula Shortages: What to Do
4 Ways Nutrition Affects Sleep
6 Big Myths About Your Baby’s Sleep
These Ingredients Are Known to Counteract Heavy Metals
The Problem with Baby Food Pouches
Genius Baby World Leader
Weird Weekend Update: Did you know babies love bananas, but hate holding them?
Babies are born to boogie.
Talk about tiny dancers! Studies have proven that babies are born with an innate sense of rhythm.
Babies are born with 300 bones
That's 94 more than adults. Where do the extra bones go? They fuse together during development.
The Nerdier They Are, The Better We Feel Meet Our Nerd Council
Meet Dr. Manasa Mantravadi, an Indiana-based pediatrician who was alarmed after reading an American Academy of Pediatrics report on the dangers of plastics and its effects on children’s hormones, growth, and development.
Strategies to help you stay calm amidst the chaos.
Managing Toddler Separation Anxiety
Preventing the heart-wrenching crying, screaming, reaching, and clinging.
Talking About Diversity With Toddlers
Incorporating the concepts of inclusion and acceptance into your home.
Coping with Miscarriage
Healing takes time, and there is no set timeline for grief.
Oxytocin Bonding With Baby
Oxytocin is the hormone responsible for that warm feeling we get inside when we see someone we love. It influences brain development, social bonding, and pain management. Oxytocin is produced in the hypothalamus and released during childbirth, skin to skin, and breastfeeding.
Pregnancy Nutrition by Trimester
Pregnancy is a pivotal period in a woman's life, and nutritional choices are important. But navigating this journey can be bewildering, even for those with established healthy eating habits.