Pregnancy & Babies

 

Premature babies

<a href="http://www.chicagoparent.com/magazines/chicago-parent/2012-may/baby/preemie-1" target="_blank">Premature babies: How small is too small? </a> <p><a href="http://www.chicagoparent.com/magazines/chicago-parent/2012-may/baby/preemie-2" target="_blank">Learning to care for a fragile preemie.</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.chicagoparent.com/magazines/chicago-parent/2012-may/baby/preemie-3" target="_blank">Two stories of premature twins.</a>

New book by Chicago mom challenges thoughts on ‘no alcohol while pregnant’

A University of Chicago economist evaluates the risks vs. benefits of the myths all pregnant women encounter, including drinking while pregnant. Read...

 

New report advocates for working pregnant women and workplace equality

Despite the passing of the Pregnancy Discrimination Act 35 years ago, working pregnant women continue to be discriminated in the workplace. A new report shows that the fight for equality and safety has only just begun. Read...

 

Highland Park pediatric dentist helping tongue-tied babies

After just three days, it was painfully clear that breastfeeding wasn't working for Karen Poskozim or her newborn son.  Read...

 

Top 10 spots to change a diaper in Chicago

If you've ever changed your baby in conditions even nastier than the dirty diaper you're dealing with, then keep this list handy in your diaper bag.  Read...

 

Tips to help new parents stay organized with all of baby's gear

Three Chicago-area organizing professionals share their best tips for helping new parents keep everything baby needs in check. Read...

 

Advice from Chicago experts on throwing baby's first birthday party

Advice on the best parties, 
presents and more from Chicago tastemakers (and moms!) Read...

 

The best apps for new parents

First time parent? There are apps for that. We've gathered the best apps for new parents to learn about, measure, soothe and distract their little bundle of joy. Read...

 

University of Chicago saves baby with rare tumor

When a large rare tumor was found on the neck of Sofia Espinoza's baby, doctors quickly decided to deliver him using an extremely risky and complex procedure.  Read...

 

Three generations of Chicago moms share their best baby advice

We reached out to three generations of mothers in the same families to hear their best advice for dealing with common parenting dilemmas. Read...

 
 





 
 
 
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