What you need to know about swine flu

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has recommended that children 6 months old and older be a priority to receive the H1N1 vaccination. Pregnant women and those caring for infants less than 6 months old are also a priority.  Read...

 

Eliminating the need for diapers

Elimination communication — the natural practice of tuning in to baby’s elimination needs and holding them over a receptacle — is popular in many parts of the world, and practiced by some local families.  Read...

 

Sleep-deprived? You're not alone

So much for counting sheep. According to the National Sleep Foundation's Sleep in America 2009 poll, 1 in 5 people get less than six hours of shut-eye each night, and it seems you're no different. Read...

 

Talking to your baby helps with language development

Whether it’s just the baby sound of “ga” or a two-word sentence, the interaction between child and adult is an important component of children’s language skills. Read...

 

For real? Strange gifts for baby

We asked for the strangest gift you ever received for your baby. Here's what you said. Read...

 

Getting back into shape after baby

It’s hard enough to jump back into the swing of everyday life after the birth of a baby, let alone rediscover your exercise groove. Yoga is just the ticket.  Read...

 

Most new moms suffer from forgetfulness and memory loss

You're not losing your mind. And you're not alone -- data suggests about 80 percent of new moms experience some type of memory loss.  Read...

 

Get the block's happiest baby

Dr. Harvey Karp, nationally renowned pediatrician and child development training specialist, shares his tips for calming fussy babies. Read...

 

Sex after baby: Tips for bedroom bliss

For many new parents, finding their way back to pre-baby intimacy is harder than they think. But it doesn't have to be. Our expert offers tips to new parents aimed at getting their minds, bodies and spirits back into the game. Read...

 
 







 
 
 
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