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?
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.
From "It's normal for breastfeeding to hurt" to "Many women do not produce enough milk" and beyond, breastfeeding myths and misinformation abound.
This free printable baby name checklist will help you narrow your list down to come up with the perfect baby name.
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.
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.
Many pets - including dogs, cats, rodents, reptiles and amphibians - can transmit infectious diseases to people. Find out here what you can do to be safer.
Using cabbage leaves and tea bags to ease pain are among the many breastfeeding tips women pass along to new mothers seeking help.
When highly-educated, dual-career couples have their first child, both spouses think the baby increases their workloads by equal amounts. A new study... Read more...
Impending fatherhood can lower two hormones in men, even before their babies are born, a study has found.
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.
New research has discovered that of one of the components in unheated breast milk protects against necrotizing enterocolitis -- an intestinal disorder that can be deadly to newborns.
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.
Kids and babies are a lot more susceptible to UV damage, meaning that sun protection is more important than we even realized.
How is necrotizing enterocolitis treated?
Here are some tips and tricks for the best ways to store and freeze pumped breastmilk until it's ready to feed to your little one.
What is necrotizing enterocolitis, and how does it affect premature babies?
By the time a baby's 6 months old, many parents wonder if something's wrong if the newest member of the family isn't sleeping through the night.