Do naps prevent burnout? Evidence is mounting that sleep may enhance information processing and learning, and can ease irritation and frustration.
When it comes to raising healthy, strong kids, parents need to work as a team -- all day and all night. Here's why.
When most of us think of getting a baby sleeping through the night, we're imagining he or she is sleeping continuously. But is that the case?
Find out about ISR's Self-Rescue swimming lessons - a method that teaches young kids how survive in the water, and how to get themselves to safety.
Breastfeeding your newborn should be easy and trouble-free for most mothers. An expert in the field offers a few ways nursing your baby can be made easier.
Here are some tried-and-true tips to help you prepare your baby for sleep - and hopefully, a good night's rest for all of you!
From "It's normal for breastfeeding to hurt" to "Many women do not produce enough milk" and beyond, breastfeeding myths and misinformation abound.
Some practical pointers for co-sleeping and the family bed, from a parenting expert.
There is no rest for a baby's brain, because while infants sleep, they are reprocessing what they have learned.
There are plenty of helpful experts advising soon-to-be moms about pregnancy - but here are 8 things every brand new mom needs to know.
A study finds that snuggling with a newborn in the NICU doesn't just help the baby, but also eases mom's anxiety.
Parents: Want to help ensure your children turn out to be happy and socially well-adjusted? Bond with them when they are babies.
Could a baby's sleep problems be red flags for developmental difficulties in toddlerhood?
Research as found many benefits of skin-to-skin contact between mothers and newborns immediately after birth, particularly after cesarean section.
Many new moms don't get advice from physicians on baby care - sleep position, breastfeeding, immunization and pacifier use - according to a new study.
Will your young baby actually remember happy times the next day? Researchers studying infant memories say they might.
Using cabbage leaves and tea bags to ease pain are among the many breastfeeding tips women pass along to new mothers seeking help.
How can you make the transition into parenthood a little bit easier? With a little time management, a little organizing, and a little bit of zen.
What can you do when your infant cries every time you try to put him or her in the car seat to go somewhere? Here are some tips.
Accident investigations and research have shown that installing a car seat correctly can be difficult. Here are some common car seat mistakes.
Newborns have different sleep needs than older babies. Here's help to understand your new baby's developing sleep patterns.
Neuroscientists have discovered how oxytocin acts on individual brain cells to teach a mother to respond to her baby's needs, helping with bonding.
How to babies learn? When something surprises a baby, he or she ultimately learns more than from a similar yet predictable object.
Kids and babies are a lot more susceptible to UV damage, meaning that sun protection is more important than we even realized.