Health & Wellness

get on the bus
ByMarie Holmes

Biden Administration Invests $500 Million In Electric and Low-Emission School Buses

It’s the first of $5 billion set aside for schools to replacement of diesel buses with low and no-emissions vehicles.

Infant Formula Update
ByMaggie Clancy

US Flies In 35 Tons Of Emergency Hypoallergenic Baby Formula From Germany

The first delivery of Operation Fly Formula will provide enough formula for 9,000 babies and 18,000 toddlers for one week.

ByMarie Holmes

Pfizer Says Their COVID-19 Vaccine For Kids Under 5 Is 80% Effective Against Omicron

The drug company has asked the FDA for approval for their vaccine series for the country’s youngest kids.

Stash Or Trash
ByArielle Tschinkel

What Personal Items Should You Toss After COVID?

Find out the fate of your toothbrush, makeup, and more.

it's that simple
BySarah Aswell

Researchers Say Kids Need These Five Simple Things From Their Family To Flourish

A large global study shows what kids need most to thrive in life.

Milestone Moments
ByArielle Tschinkel

How To Prepare Your Tween Or Teen For Their First Gynecological Visit

When should they go? What can they expect? OB-GYNs tell us.

Anti-Snowflake Snowflake
ByMaggie Clancy

Jordan Peterson Leaves Twitter After Fatphobic Tweet About SI's Swimsuit Model

The pro-patriarchy pop psychologist got called out for his fatphobic comments on Yumi Nu’s ‘Sports Illustrated’ cover.

ByKrystal Martinez

Nick Jonas Is Slamming Unsolicited Parenting Advice, Humorously

“It turns out everybody I know is a newborn care specialist.”

ByMarie Holmes

A Mom Reveals The Harsh Reality Of Having A Baby With Allergies During The Formula Shortage

She went viral on TikTok after showing what happens to her baby when she consumes most types of formula or breastmilk.

Dr.'s Orders
ByCandace Nagy

Can You Take NyQuil While Pregnant? What To Do (& Not Do) For Your Cold Or Flu

Dr. Sharee L. Livingston explains pregnancy protocol with this go-to medicine.

More bad COVID news
ByMaggie Clancy

A New Study Links The Omicron Variant To Rising Cases Of Croup In Kids

Omicron has caused a wave of severe cases of croup, characterized by a ‘seal bark,’ in infants and young children.

Health Watch
ByEmily Weaver

Perimenopause? Thyroid Issues? Your Problem Might Actually Be Low Estrogen

Symptoms of low estrogen vary, but many are mistaken for something else.

This just in
ByKrystal Martinez

FDA Approves Pfizer Covid-19 Booster Shots For Kids 5 to 11

The shot was granted emergency use for a single dose to be administered to children for additional protection five months after their two standard shots.

Product Safety Alert
ByMaggie Clancy

President Biden Just Signed The Safe Sleep For Babies Act Into Law

The Safe Sleep for Babies Act bans inclined rockers and padded crib bumpers linked to more than 200 reported infant deaths.

Light at the end of the tunnel
ByKrystal Martinez

Baby Formula Could Be Back In Production At Abbott Plant In Two Weeks

Abbott Nutrition has reached an agreement pending approval with the FDA that would help end the infant formula shortage.

Abortion Access
ByMaggie Clancy

13 Companies That Are Now Helping Employees Access Abortion Care

Starbucks, Amazon, and other companies are making sure employees in states with restrictive laws or outright bans on abortion have access to safe health care.