Baby Care

When Baby is Wheezing

Three common causes of wheezing in infants, plus key ways to promote an easier-breathing environment for your bub.

Just Had a Baby? A Six-Week Survival Guide

Your first weeks home with a new baby can be awkward and scary. Here's what to expect and how to stay sane.

Kangaroo Care: 9 Benefits of Skin-to-Skin Contact

9 Easy Ways to Get Baby to Sleep Now

Great sleepers are made, not born. Take back the night with this 24/7 guide.

This App Will Be Your Baby's New Bedtime Routine

Expert advice to get your little one to sleep, thanks to a step-by-step bedtime routine and app.

Crib Safety: 6 Tips to Use Now

Baby crib choices and best practices to keep you all sleeping soundly and safely.

4 Myths About Babies

Our expert pediatricians weigh in on these smart-sounding (but wrong) ideas.

Tips for Stress-Free Food Shopping With Your Baby

How to conquer the grocery store with baby in tow.

Cry-It-Out Method

An interview with Robert Sears, M.D. explaining the practice of letting a baby "cry it out."

Harvard Scholars Argue in Favor of Bed-Sharing with Your Baby

A recent op-ed in the LA Times presents an argument in favor of bed-sharing between parents and infants. Benefits aside, is sleeping in a bed with your baby actually safe?

5 Ways to Prevent Food Allergies

Follow these precautions, reduce the risk.

Dog Meets Baby

When baby arrives, are you thinking, "Move over, Rover"?

You're Probably Doing Your Car Seat Wrong

According to a recent study, only about five percent of people actually use these car seat correctly. Here's what you're doing wrong and how to fix it.

How Hot Is Too Hot for a Baby?

Record-high temps in summer can be dangerous for newborns. Here's how to keep your little one safe.

Pacifier Pros and Cons

Is it good or bad to give your baby a binkie? We offer the latest news.

ear infections

Trends in treatment for these painful, persistent ailments

Baby-Care Basics

Essential skills for every brand-new parent.

4 Quirkiest Baby Trends of 2013

From breast milk jewelry to diaper-free babies

10 Happening Halloween Costumes for Baby-Wearing Mamas

Just because you're more into snuggles than disguises these days is no reason not to dress up this Halloween. Check out these 10 costumes for baby-wearing mamas. From cuddly to creepy, you're sure to find the perfect inspiration for you and your mini trick-or-treater.

Newborn or Alien?

Red marks, coneheads and crossed eyes are just some of the features infants may be born with. But don't worry; they aren''t permanent.

4 Easy-to-Use Cloth Diapers

Cloth diapers are cheap, eco-friendly, and less of a hassle than you think. Here's what you need to know.

A Poop Primer

Helpful information for navigating your baby's first poops.