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QUOTE OF THE WEEK

A mother’s joy begins when new life is stirring inside, when a tiny heartbeat is heard for the very first time, and a playful kick reminds her that she is NEVER alone.

A dog eating popcorn has never been so funny…or at least to this little girl!

Did YOU know?

Smiling actually makes you happy! Even newborns know this. : ) 

More interesting facts and benefits of smiling: http://ow.ly/vRPU1

Hemophilia Treatments Have Come a Long Way

Patients have many choices when it comes to hemophilia medications. FDA’s regulation of the biologic products used as treatments ensures they are safe and effective. http://1.usa.gov/1gJIdGD via SocialRugrats.com

Family Dog Ownership Can Help Kids With Autism!

Children with #autism may find the “unconditional” love of the family dog a real help, a Missouri University study finds. 

http://munews.missouri.edu/news-releases/2014/0414-dog-ownership-benefits-families-of-children-with-autism-mu-researcher-finds

CHARITY OF THE WEEK

Catholic Charities USA

Working to reduce poverty in America for over 100 years.

Catholic Charities USA’s members—more than 1,700 local Catholic Charities agencies and institutions nationwide—provide help and create hope for more than 10 million people a year regardless of religious, social, or economic backgrounds.

Learn more: http://catholiccharitiesusa.org

BedHead Pajamas Recalls Children’s Pajamas Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard

The pajamas fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children. http://1.usa.gov/1gIjjXZ via SocialRugrats.com

JOKES BY KIDS

What kind of jewelry does the #Easter Bunny wear? 

14 carrot gold

This video puts the world’s toughest job into perspective! It so happens to be the world’s most important job too!

One of my all-time favorite photos!

I myself love a good gut-wrenching laugh! Laughter is good for you. : ) 

Did you know a child laughs on average 300 times a day while an adult laughs on average five times a day? Surely we can do better than that!