Finding the point at which babies’ reactions change from being purely reflexive to reflecting more intention is leading …
The latest study finds some temperament traits are more likely to land babies in front of the television.
Fiscal cliff negotiations tested everyone’s patience, but even young children who don’t understand national budgets may show signs of strain during such economic insecurity.
Babies born at below average weight are at greater risk of developmental problems, but early use of supplements may lower that risk.
Having a baby, as any new mom knows, is just the start of an exhausting cycle of duties that can prompt many a new mom to long for some helping hands.
To mark the second annual World Prematurity Day, there is both encouraging and discouraging news about premature birth trends.
Pacifiers are among the most dependable pieces of baby paraphernalia, but what if, instead of curing crankiness, they actually cause babies to be more unruly?
And it won’t take half your arm hair with it
Fifty hours. That’s how long it now takes to decode and interpret a newborn baby’s genome — an undertaking that used to take weeks, or even months. And those two days can mean the difference between life and death for a …
Mom’s mood in early childhood can have wide-reaching effects, both physically and mentally, for children
Sleep-training a crying baby isn’t easy, but a new study finds that certain techniques work in the short term without causing later psychological harm
After years of remaining neutral, the American Academy of Pediatrics has revised its policy statement, saying that the risks of newborn circumcision are outweighed by the health benefits
The author of the Happiest Baby on the Block series is hitting the big screen on Thursday night to tutor parents on how to get their babies to sleep early and often.