I think this is fantastic. Why? [Read more…]
San Francisco may let voters decide whether to ban the procedure that removes an infant boy’s foreskin, often before he leaves the hospital.
CBS News reports:
The proposal would make it a misdemeanor to perform circumcision on a male under the age of 18 within the city. Anyone who ignored the ban would face a $1,000 fine and a year in jail.
Supporter Leo Schofeld tells CBS: [Read more…]
Tennessee State Senator Stacey Campfield has proposed a law:
SB0049 Abstract: Education, Curriculum – As introduced, prohibits the teaching of or furnishing of materials on human sexuality other than heterosexuality in public school grades K-8. – Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6, Part 10.
My friend, Rene Syler, the Good Enough Mother, brought it to my attention this morning, and it caught my attention like a whiplash. First, I thought, these are policy issues that should be managed at a local level, by local school boards made up of members elected by the communities they serve. Then I thought… [Read more…]
Oh, yeah. This is gonna come in super handy to parents of small kids…
I could never remember the dose and had to check every. single. time. I gave my baby medicine. I still do, actually. So, thank you, Parents Magazine.
PS…Do not ever give your baby or toddler any kind of aspirin product. This is why.