Tag Archives: child development


She Gives Birth, You Give Blood

There is a lot of waiting around in pregnancy, so it makes sense to make the best possible use of that time. Consider spending just one hour of that time each trimester donating blood. She gives birth, you give blood. There’s extra kudos if you donate plasma between whole blood...

Just Reading Aloud to a Child is Not Enough

Parents assume that when they send their young child to school the child will quickly learn to read. Parents are told that if you read to your child every day and surround your child with books they will go on to be good readers. For some children, this will be...