Health and Development
Be ready for these birth-related issues now so you're not caught off guard on the big day
Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a complex condition, affecting 1 in 68 children. But can it be prevented during pregnancy? Experts weigh in on the latest research.
A new study of meconium--baby's first poop--helps doctors determine fetal alcohol exposure earlier than ever before, and draws connections to cognitive problems later.
A new app will let you hear your baby's heartbeat whenever you want. Here's how the amazing technology works.
It's your baby's first birthday! Let him dig into his first birthday cake toddler-style with an adorable smash cake that's almost too cute to eat. Almost.
Don't let the judgy social media commenters or well-intentioned loved ones get you down--it's okay to make these so-called new mom "mistakes."
According to a recent study, it may have nothing to do with your child's dreams.
Your baby's big day is as much of a milestone for you as it is for your babe. Make the day special with these sweet (and easy!) first birthday ideas.
Games that help your infant's development
The latest information on cord blood usage and banking services
What makes breast milk so special? This up-close-and-personal view of the stuff might give you a clearer picture.
Here's what you need to know about how the proposed new health care plan would change the lives of new mothers who are on Medicaid.
One of the first forms of communication.
If you have an infant, you want to read this: A new study has found some dangers associated with leaving your baby in a car seat for too long.
Coolest. Job. Ever. Hospitals are now enlisting volunteers to cuddle babies in the NICU and in adoption agencies--and for good reason. Here's how to get involved.
Next time someone gives you flack for using "that baby voice," share this piece of news with them.
An alarming new report from the CDC finds that the rate of a serious birth defect in the abdomen, called gastroschisis, has more than doubled. Could you be at risk?
Your baby will love to explore her world as her eyesight develops.
Don't believe the hype--these baby care myths could be hazardous to your little one's health.
The perfect books and baby music to enjoy with your little one as he listens and learns.
A wee workout for baby.
According to new research, being at a healthy weight pre-pregnancy could be important in preventing cerebral palsy.
Has anyone told you you should give up your pet now that you're pregnant? Show them this.