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Despite the dip, the U.S. teen birth rates still rank third out of 31 other developed countries, with Bulgaria and Romania having higher rates.
Misinformation and 'vaccine fears' are causing parents to forgo a safe solution to a dangerous newborn vitamin deficiency.
Researchers find that one half of human brain development occurs within a baby's first three months of life.
Police chief refuses to intervene and offers his support for the rights of breastfeeding mothers.
Kickoff National Breastfeeding Month with these facts that dispel the most common myths about breastfeeding.
Government supplied baby boxes are a rite of passage for new moms in Finland.
About 90 percent of women will get stretch marks during their pregnancy, but can they be prevented?
After their first birthday, babies tend to focus on sounds they're most familiar with and may activate the motor-planning regions of the brain as they transition to focusing on their native language.
New research leads some health experts to suggest that the maximum age for sperm donors be raised to 45.
Researchers in Alaska hope to reduce their state's rate of fetal alcohol syndrome by bringing free pregnancy tests where they might do the most good.
Are you thinking of making your own homemade baby formula? Here's a look at the pros and cons.
It could have sparked a nationwide protest, but the way this company handled a fumbled interaction with a breastfeeding mom has parents everywhere applauding.
If you are pregnant and love living green, a new TV documentary series might just make you a star.
FDA and EPA issue draft advice urging pregnant women to eat more fish.
Video: Modern-dance choreographer Alexandra Beller found unexpected inspriation when she took her 14-month-old baby, Ivo, to dance class last year.
Author of parenting books blogs about raising children and health issues.