Dave

Celebrate the Birth of an Important Book!

by Dave December 31, 2012 Better Baby Book

A few days ago we received a wonderful gift in our inbox: notification that The Better Baby Book is NOW available  on Kindle or by pre-order for paperback on Amazon!  What […]

14 comments Read More >>

Prenatal Pesticide Exposure Lowers Baby’s IQ

by Dave June 27, 2012 Avoiding Toxins

The goal of the Better Baby Book is to help parents have healthier babies, and we want all kids to grow up with optimal health.   It’s great when main […]

2 comments Read More >>

Bulletproof Editorial for the New York Times: Why Eating Meat is Ethical

by Dave May 11, 2012 Better Baby Book

Several weeks ago the New York Times gave an invitation to its readers: “Tell us why it is ethical to eat meat.” The winner, Jay Bost, a vegetarian returned to […]

1 comment Read More >>
Thumbnail image for Reducing Autism Risk with Epigenetics (and a few bacteria)

Reducing Autism Risk with Epigenetics (and a few bacteria)

by Dave March 7, 2012 Baby Intelligence

Autism is a widespread and misunderstood disease.  It affects one percent of the population, and grows each year. In the US alone, that’s around 3 million people. There are lots […]

6 comments Read More >>
Thumbnail image for The Scary Truth About Low-Fat Yogurt During Pregnancy

The Scary Truth About Low-Fat Yogurt During Pregnancy

by Dave January 4, 2012 Baby Intelligence

Pregnant mothers are in a dilemma.  You want to nourish your baby, stay healthy, and not go crazy trying to keep up with everything around the house.  You need fast, […]

2 comments Read More >>
Thumbnail image for Low Vitamin D: Raises Diabetes Risk in Your Kids?

Low Vitamin D: Raises Diabetes Risk in Your Kids?

by Dave December 6, 2011 Epigenetics

Here’s an interesting link to a new study done with kids that shows they are likely subject to the same problems as adults who are low in vitamin D3. The […]

0 comments Read More >>

What You Didn’t Know About Vitamin D & Autism

by Dave November 9, 2011 Baby Intelligence

  “Maybe you’ve been spending too much time in the sun.” We’ve all heard it before.  Usually, it’s a “polite” way relatives like to tease you about your brain not […]

3 comments Read More >>
Thumbnail image for Why High Fat Diets Make Smarter Babies

Why High Fat Diets Make Smarter Babies

by Dave October 13, 2011 Baby Intelligence

Your baby’s brain is a ball of fat. This isn’t a bad thing – in fact, it’s essential. The human brain is composed of over 2/3 fat, the rest being […]

7 comments Read More >>