Kids Health

Can you really choose the sex of your baby?

It’s a strange comment that expectant couples sometimes get: “Are you hoping for a boy or a girl?” Because whatever it is you might be hoping for, deep-down, it’s not like you actually have a say in the matter, right? Unless you’re undergoing in-vitro fertilization specifically to avoid a sex-linked genetic disorder, you’ve got close […]

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Why you should wear socks when you sleep

There’s nothing like curling up in bed under soft blankets after a long day and blissfully falling asleep. However, not everyone goes to bed easily and that can cause issues. According to the National Institute of Health, sleep is vital when it comes to maintaining normal brain and body function. So if you’re having trouble […]

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When you sleep with a weighted blanket every night, this is what happens to your body

Weighted blankets have become the rising star of the booming sleep industry. According to a 2018 report by Prescient & Strategic Intelligence, approximately $69.5 billion is spent annually on sleep aids worldwide. In the pursuit of sleep, we’re willing to try just about anything — be it sleep apps, teas, sound machines, or even essential oils. Insomnia affects one in three […]

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The Best Kids Tables & Chairs You Can Buy on Amazon

It may seem like kids take over your house (which they do) and your entire life (which they also do), but aside from their bedroom, what space do they really have that’s entirely their own? Not everyone is fortunate enough to have a playroom, but even if you do, your child is still going to […]

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Why you shouldn't wear slippers while you're working from home

You might want to give your working-from-home uniform – sweatpants on the bottom, Zoom-appropriate on top, slippers on feet – a tweak. An expert has warned against wearing slippers day-in, day-out while working from home, suggesting your indoor shoes could damage your posture, pain, and overall health. Eleanor Burt, also known as Posture Ellie, is […]

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Should you fast during Ramadan if you're especially vulnerable to coronavirus?

Muslims will begin the holy month of Ramadan from today, meaning they’ll be fasting from sunrise to sunset every day. This is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, when fasting is mandatory for all adult Muslims who are not acutely or chronically ill, travelling, elderly, pregnant, breastfeeding, diabetic, or menstruating. This is also the first Ramadan unde the lockdown conditions brought on […]