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Incubator is only a fraction of the cost of a standard incubator unit and is easier to transport.
The United States still has one of the highest preterm birth rates among similarly developed countries.
At California's Children's Hospital, the Small Baby Unit is designed to simulate the calm and quiet of the mother's womb.
Car exhaust and fuel oil send compounds into the air that can damage a developing nervous system.
Baby wipes manufactured under 10 brand names are affected in the recall. Is yours on the list?
Texas mom is bullied, harassed and ultimately escorted out of her doctor's office for breastfeeding in the lobby.
New survey finds that as the U.S. economy worsened, vasectomy rates increased.
A recent study finds that the time of year you're born can affect your temperament and likelihood of developing certain mood disorders.
Study explains the reasons why babies who aren't sleeping in a crib face a series of risks.
New survey takes into account everything from delivery costs to infant mortality to the number of pediatricians per capita.
New study finds that pregnant women — and their babies — might be at an even greater risk than previously thought for the influenza virus.
Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, is one of the unlucky 1 to 2 percent of women who suffer from this acute illness that strikes during pregnancy.
But some pediatric experts worry that the increased popularity of the soft bedding could increase a baby's risk for SIDS.
Researchers find that breastfed children were exposed to more food flavors and were therefore more likely to be healthier eaters than their non-breastfed peers.
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.
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