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Warning - shopping cart dangers

SAFETY NEWS FROM THE.......

U.S. CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20207

Remember...to report an unsafe consumer product or a product-related injury, consumers may call the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission's toll-free hotline at 1-800-638-2772.  A teletypewriter for hearing impaired is available at 1-800-638-8270;  the Maryland TTY number is 1-800-492-8104.

FALLS FROM SHOPPING CARTS CAUSE HEAD INJURIES TO CHILDREN

Stuttering

What is stuttering? Stuttering is a communication problem in which spoken words or sounds are involuntarily repeated, drawn out, not completed, or skipped. Stuttering is not unusual in young children between ages 2 and 7 years. Stuttering that begins during a child's intensive language-learning years and resolves on its own sometime before puberty is called normal disfluency. It is considered a normal phase of language development. Developmental stuttering is a speech problem that persists, gets worse over time, and causes embarrassment or discomfort. What causes stuttering?

Lamaze International

Founded upon six care practices that support normal birth, the Lamaze Institute for Normal Birth is an evidence-based resource for new and expectant parents and childbirth professionals. Use this site to find credible, relevant and useful information and discover how to come together with normal birth advocates in your community.

Tucson nurse midwives

Services Certified Nurse-Midwives provide:

* Personalized Prenatal & Postpartum care

* Birth attendance in a hospital or birth center

* Instruction on breastfeeding

* Family Planning (birth control ) Services

* Prescriptions for medications and vitamins

* Gynecological care, including annual pelvic exams, breast exams, pap tests and treatment for infections

* Menopause counseling and treatment