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Noted pediatrician claims that one simple change during childbirth procedures could save the lives and health of millions of babies around the world.
IVF embryos that spend long periods in culture are at increased risk for being born large for gestational age, a new study suggests.
Video: Allison June and Amelia Lee Tucker were conjoined twins who have been successfully separated at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Doctors say the 9-month old girls are expected to have full, separate lives.
Study: Even a five-degree increase in temperature during crucial developmental stages in pregnancy increased the odds of an infant developing congenital cataracts.
New study looks at the link between a pregnant mother's exposure to secondhand smoke and her child's risk for behavior problems.
Many doctors want to protect pregnant women from more immediate dangers, and say that warning their patients about environmental risks may create unnecessary anxiety.
Signs of behavioral problems, including attention problems, were seen in 12.7 percent of the children who did not receive iron supplements.
Typical morning sickness is a sign that the body is adjusting the pregnancy while intense morning sickness could be an indicator of more serious issues.
New research might help parents and health care providers work together to predict and prevent childhood obesity.
A computer-aided analysis showed the cries of babies at heightened risk for autism were higher and more variable in pitch.
Researchers have created an online calculator that uses the formula, and they it will be used to identify infants at high risk.
You don't have to use those heavily packaged drugstore tests.
New study links prenatal exposure to flame retardants to poor motor skills, attention problems, and lower IQ scores.
New global report calls family planning a 'fundamental human right' that governments are obligated to protect.
The study also suggests that women whose bodies process alcohol slowly are at greater risk of harming their baby's brain development.
Green parenting author on raising eco-friendly kids.