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Light It Up Blue For #AutismAwareness

Autism, a disorder that appears in the first three years of life, affects the brain’s development and impacts social and communication skills.While the exact causes of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) are unknown, research suggests that both genes and environment play important roles. Read More

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Win Free Cord Blood Banking with the #ViaCordbumpie Photo Contest!

Pregnancy is such an exciting time for many reasons.  From picking out nursery colors to stocking up on baby bottles, there is a ton to do to prepare for your new baby, but there also is a ton to celebrate! Read More

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How to Prepare Sleep Schedules for Daylight Saving Time.
Guest Post – Dr. Whitney Roban

Springtime is upon us!  This change in seasons brings us warmer weather, beautiful flowers, and longer days.  Unfortunately, it also brings to parents the dreaded daylight savings time shift in sleep.  This “Spring Forward” can be stressful to parents of young children, as it can disrupt sleep schedules and routines.  I am here to offer my best tips for the upcoming daylight savings time so that your family has a smooth transition into Spring. Read More

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ViaCord’s #LoveWithConfidence Photo Contest

Just because another Valentine’s Day has come and gone doesn’t mean we need to stop sharing the love! We’re still celebrating all month long with our Love With Confidence photo contest. Read More

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Iron: An essential nutrient for your pregnancy diet [Infographic]

Eating a healthy and balanced diet can have its benefits, especially when eating for two.  Iron, an important nutrient for any diet, becomes especially important if you are pregnant.  In this infographic on iron, you’ll learn why it is an important nutrient to focus on during your pregnancy and what it can do for you and your growing baby. Read More

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How to Get Sleep Schedules Back on Track After The Holidays.
Guest Post – Dr. Whitney Roban

Everyone needs a break from the regular routine and that is exactly what the holidays provide for us.  Whether you are experiencing the sun, surf and sand on a tropical vacation or the coziness of a staycation relaxing in PJ’s in your home, the holiday break allows us to forget about our fast paced and super scheduled lives for just a little while. Read More