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Hidden Risks in Jewelry for Children

Hidden Risks in Jewelry for Children

By guest blogger, Cassie Brewer. Costume jewelry may be hazardous to your child’s skin and health. Jewelry allergies are common—especially reactions to nickel—and may cause itchiness, discomfort and redness. A report by CBS News in 2012 also found that chemicals and dangerous metals like lead may be lurking in earrings, metal bracelets or fun and […]

Hay Fever… What Works?

Hay Fever… What Works?

I quizzed the HayMax office on their top hay fever know-how. Here’s a roundup! Q: Summer can mean misery for so many with hay fever, what are the most typical complaints/problems? Sneezing, itchy and sore watery eyes, a scratchy throat, a bunged up nose and a general feeling of being unwell are all very common for […]

Summer Vacation Tips for Staying Safe With Kids

Summer Vacation Tips for Staying Safe With Kids

By Guest Blogger, Cassie Brewer Summer is the time for lots of outdoor fun, but, according to the 2007 Safe Kids U. S. Summer Safety Ranking Report published by Safe Kids Worldwide, it is also “trauma season.” With school dismissed and kids playing outdoors and in the water, summer is the prime time for injuries […]

10 Decorating Tips for an Allergy Free Home

10 Decorating Tips for an Allergy Free Home

By Guest Blogger, Cassie Brewer Spring is the season for sunshine and blooming flowers, but it is also the prime season for allergies. Although outdoor allergens often take the bulk of the blame, indoor factors could actually be the main culprit of your sneezing or itching. One survey found that over half of Americans had […]