It’s back-to-school season, which means it’s also back-to-school shopping season for parents across the country.While we fret about getting the right calculator or math set, most parents aren’t concerned they could be buying toxic school supplies for their young children.But a watchdog group says that’s just the case, and they’re warning parents which supplies to avoid.Toxic Ingredients In School SuppliesKemberly Groue – U.S. Air ForceEach year, the U.S. Public Interest
Sometime during our childhoods, we all learn that pointing out differences that are just skin deep is rude and unnecessary.But an American Airlines flight crew never got the memo, apparently.A South Carolina woman is speaking out after she and her infant son were kicked off their flight by the airline, all because of a harmless skin condition.Flake and her son both have ichthyosis.Jordan Flake – FacebookJordan Flake and her baby boy,
Family movies make for wonderful family memories, unfortunately for Nicole Goddard, last month’s family movie night was a time she’d rather forget.Nicole and Jake Goddard, of Parker, Colorado, say they sit down every weekend to watch a family movie with their three children. They pick a movie, get the couch all comfy and, of course, pop a big bowl of popcorn.As they were watching Mrs. Doubtfire, their youngest child, Nash, started to choke.
If you’ve ever pulled out a pocket calculator to work out some tricky math – and let’s face it, everyone has – then you owe the late Jerry Merryman a debt of gratitude.Merryman, one of the inventors of the handheld electric calculator, passed away last month from complications of heart and kidney failure, according to his family. He had been hospitalized since December after suffering complications during a pacemaker installation.Merryman with
In the animated movie The Secret Life of Pets, dog owners got a very funny glimpse at what the family pet does when no humans are around.But photos from a trail camera caught the real life adventures of a family’s missing dog, and they’re so cute we can barely believe it.In December, Rachel Howatt from Manitoba, Canada posted a concerned message to Facebook. Her husky, Koda, had been missing for several
Children are undoubtedly a blessing and while thousands of couples struggle to conceive babies, some are lucky enough to have child after child. There is such a thing as too much of a good thing, however, and thankfully science can help out with that.While many options of birth control exist, many committed couples choose to undergo permanent surgeries like vasectomies or tubal ligation (getting your tubes tied) which sterilize a person. Since women already