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A Sneaky Culprit: Tongue-Tie

Doctors and parents can easily check for this condition, which can affect your infant's ability to breastfeed properly.

Conflicting News on Pacifier Use

09.20.12 New studies find heavy pacifier use in boys during the day leads to stunted emotional development.

Collect Those Coupons

Step-by-step guide on couponing to save on baby supplies

Contraception After Baby

Rethink your contraception after giving birth

Study: OK For Babies To Cry It Out

Researchers say sleep training method doesn't hurt babies emotionally, developmentally.

Grandparents Day

Today's grandma and grandpa providing lots of babysitting and financial support for grandkids, new studies say.

Parents Stay Connected With NICU "Babycams"

Webcams help family members bond long distance with preemies in the neonatal intensive care unit.

Survey: Moms More Digitally Connected Than Ever

08.31.12 Experts find moms in the U.S. spending 6 hours a day on smartphones and tablets.

Pediatricians Group Now In Favor Of Circumcision

08.28.12 The AAP now supports the much-debated practice, saying insurance companies should cover costs for parents who decide this for their baby boys.

Dad's Age Plays Bigger Role in Autism Risk

Older men more likely than young ones to father a child who develops the spectrum disorder or schizophrenia.

Johnson & Johnson Says Bye-Bye to Chemicals

08.21.12 Maker of popular personal care products moves up deadline to get rid of potentially harmful ingredients from brands for babies and moms.

Sweden Looks to Extend Paternity Leave

Swedish officials debate adding another month to already generous time off for new dads.

Manhattan Hospitals Putting Formula Under Lock and Key

07.31.12 New York City mayor's new initiative urges hospital nurses to sign out and document every bottle of formula just like a medication.

Pregnancy Backlash

07.23.12 Tweaking your alignment before and after baby's arrival can help you stay pain-free
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