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100 Ways to Become a Healthier Family

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Raise a light green baby

For health- and eco-conscious parents who want to give their child the best start without going bankrupt, maybe the best approach should be light green. Because newborns spend up to 16 hours a day sleeping, it’s probably smart to invest in an organic mattress. And since they’re now ubiquitous, buying anything other than BPA-free bottles and nipples these days would likely qualify as child abuse. But buying organic clothing, bibs, and booties that babies only wear for a few months may be overkill.