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Make the right money moves

August 22, 2019 by sbadmin-chris

Babies cost money. Take the time now to think through a budget and include your partner. Plan ahead for large expenses, unexpected costs and start saving. You don’t have to be a financial genius. You just need to educate yourself with the resources. These are a great place to start: Get Money Smart with These […]

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Keeping baby safe at home, at play and on the road

August 22, 2019 by sbadmin-chris

Your new baby is the most precious you will ever hold. And during the first years of his or her life, your baby is 100% dependent on you for safety, comfort and health. So take these steps to keep your new family member safe 24 hours a day, wherever you are. Buckle-up You can’t leave […]

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Yes, mental health is important for your child

August 22, 2019 by sbadmin-chris

Just like adults, infants and toddlers have mental health needs that influence their ability to develop and function within social relationships. Positive mental health is directly linked to healthy social and emotional behaviors as the child grows up. Having a trustworthy relationship with a responsive and loving caregiver is vital to the mental health of […]

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Give your baby a healthy start

August 22, 2019 by sbadmin-chris

With these steps, your new baby will get a head-start on a healthy, happy, exciting first year. Immunizations Make sure your immunizations are up to date. Immunizations for Pertussis (Tdap) and flu are very important. Your partner, the baby’s grandparents and anyone else who will be around the baby need to be immunized to reduce […]

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Coping with the loss of a child

August 20, 2019 by sbadmin-chris

Losing a pregnancy or a newborn is a heartbreaking experience for mothers, fathers and families. While the pain of loss may seem overwhelming, moving past your grief is possible. You can do it with the loving support of those who are close to you. Remember that you are not alone Other mothers and families have […]

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