Checkup Newsroom (Teething)

2019
July
23,
2019
| 04:30 PM America/Chicago
Previously, I looked at the safety and research of essential oils and children. Today, I will answer more questions asked on my Facebook page. Effectiveness/General Use Do they really work or is it a mind over matter thing? I think that ther...
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2017
December
18,
2017
| 11:29 PM America/Chicago
"Teething - aka the devil - is so hard." I know Serena, babies are hard to read. As I read Serena Williams' tweets and the struggles she's going through with her baby my heart went out to her. There were times in my own parenting journey where ...
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January
30,
2017
| 04:38 PM America/Chicago
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is once again recommending that parents stop the use of homeopathic teething tabs and gels over concerns of adverse events, including seizures, in babies following their use. The FDA's lab found inconsist amm...
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2016
September
16,
2016
| 10:30 PM America/Chicago
Teething. Every kid goes though it and yet, it’s universally misunderstood. Poor teething. It gets blamed for just about everything and probably causes very few symptoms. I thought I would clear up some of these misconceptions and I asked Sheel...
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2015
October
08,
2015
| 10:26 PM America/Chicago
What would you do if you brought your child home from a new day care and he had more than 20 bite marks all over his body? What if you then found out that you had been lied to about that day care’s license? In fact, they didn’t have a license a...
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October
04,
2015
| 05:07 PM America/Chicago
After many sleepless nights with your 9 month old, no one could be faulted because they are looking for something, anything to get a good night’s sleep. You can read my earlier posts on the symptoms of teething and my outright forbidding the use o...
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July
14,
2015
| 04:38 PM America/Chicago
Your baby has turned blue while teething. Well, it is not from teething but it could be from the treatment you are using for it. Fever, congestion, diarrhea, fussiness, putting things in their mouth, not sleeping well, you name it and someone h...
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