Latest Sudden infant death syndrome Stories
Sleep deprivation and a new baby usually go hand in hand, yet some mothers purposely wake their sleeping infant.
Human brains process large and small numbers of objects using two different mechanisms, but infants have not yet developed the ability to make those two processes work together.
My Baby Trakker offers multiple uses and benefits for both the mother-to-be and her baby. As the mother starts to notice changes developing to her body, she will have many questions.
An experiment by physicians at Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU) challenges the perspective that pacifiers interfere with breastfeeding.
Binkies, corks, soothers. Whatever you call pacifiers, conventional wisdom holds that giving them to newborns can interfere with breastfeeding.
Since 1992, the government's Back-to-Sleep Campaign has encouraged parents to place infants on their backs to sleep.
More than 75 percent of fourth-graders in urban and rural settings have measurable levels of a nicotine breakdown product in their saliva that documents their second-hand smoke exposure.
A woman goes into labor, and gives birth.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.