diapers

Great Diaper Change
4:21 pm
Fri April 25, 2014

Triad Parents Join Global Effort to Set 'Diaper Changing' World Record

Amelia is a year old. Her mother, Amy McKnight, says she's invested about $150 for cloth diapers that she'll use until Amelia is potty trained. According to McKnight, disposables would cost her $60-$100 a month.
Credit Amy McKnight

Users of cloth diapers have their sights on the Guinness Book of World Records.

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Economy
9:59 pm
Sun December 1, 2013

Diaper Bank Sees Increased Demand As Low-Income Families Struggle

Valerie Glass (left) and Carrie Scott started the Piedmont Diaper Bank when they heard that some low-income families struggled to afford diapers for their babies.
Credit Paul Garber/WFDD

  When parents can’t adequately diaper their young children, the consequences can be serious. There can be health problems for baby including urinary tract infections and diaper rash. For parents, there’s a risk of lost wages if their daycare providers won’t accept a child without their daily supply of diapers.

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