Baby and Toddler News
We know, we knowyou're far too busy being a mom to do much more than browse the headlines. So we've put together a rundown of top stories. You're welcome.
A Global Diaper Shortage? How an explosion a half a world away could affect the supply—and cost—of diapers.
A is for Acupuncture Is your baby's colic, crying, or poor appetite making you consider a trip to the acupuncturist? All in all, it may be A-OK. ...
AAP Issues New Flu Vaccine Recommendations for 2010-2011 The number of doses of the seasonal flu and H1N1 vaccine your child needs this year has changed.
An Ouchless Emergency Room Visit? New guidelines from the AAP aim to help children and parents alike keep calm and carry on in the ER.
Antibiotic Treatment for Ear Infections in Children Provides Benefits and Risks Want a prescription every time your baby has an ear infection? Antibiotic treatment for ear infections may help, but can also lead to other ...
Are Asthma and Acetaminophen Linked? In the early 1980s, doctors advised parents to stop using aspirin to treat children's fevers and instead use acetaminophen, thought to be the ...
Are Binkies Bad for Boys? A new study links pacifier use to stunted emotional development—but only for boys.
Are IVF Moms Over-Protective? When it comes to asthma symptoms,
maybe, according to British researchers.
Are Your Kids Making You Fat? If "mom jeans" have replaced skinny jeans in your wardrobe, your kids may to be blame. Really, Mom! Youre kids may be making you fat. ...
As Selling Breast Milk Becomes More Popular, the FDA Issues Safety Warning Breast milk for sale? As more and more moms are sharing breast milk, concerns over safety are being addressed by the Food and Drug ...
Autism Treatments: What Works, What Doesn’t Secretin, antidepressants, stimulants, behavioral therapy… The list of autism treatments is long, but which really work? ...
Babies' Contact with Dog and Cat Food Ups Risk for Salmonella Add keeping Fluffy’s food bowl off the floor once your baby starts crawling to your safety checklist—it could make Baby sick. ...
Babies' Lack of Sleep Tied to Childhood Obesity Risk Getting under 10 hours of shut eye each night could mean obesity down the road for your baby.
Baby Fever Phobia Common Among New Parents Put down the medicine, Mom and Dad. Using fever-reducing medication on your baby may sometimes worsen or prolong the illness. ...
Baby Sleep and Growth Spurts Is your baby craving more sleep lately? You may have to pencil in a trip to the mall soon for bigger onesies.