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.
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 ...
Children with Diarrhea May Benefit from Probiotics Taking probiotics may help your child get over his bought of diarrhea faster.
CPSC Safety Alert: Toy-Related Injuries on the Rise Are your little one's toys safe? The CPSC has issued a child toy safety alert to help consumers this holiday shopping season. ...
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 ...
Breastfeeding Not Linked to Sleep Deprivation Think breastfeeding moms suffer from more sleep deprivation? Maybe not.
Children Experience Few Psychological Problems When Moms Work Relax, all working moms. A study found that your children will not likely experience psychological problems from having a working mama. The ...
Safe Sleep for Babies: New Video Aims at Educating Parents on Crib Safety We know to place Baby on his back to sleep, but that’s not all there is to know to keep a baby safe while he sleeps. A new video hopes to educate ...
Iron Intake Guidelines for Babies and Toddlers Iron deficiency—lack of iron in the blood—in toddlers and babies is still a concern in the US. The AAP is hoping to change that with guidelines ...
Does Jaundice Increase Autism Risk? Jaundice is a common condition in newborns, but it could increase your baby’s risk of developing autism.
FDA Safety Warning: Stop Using Sleep Positioners The FDA and CPSC warn to stop using infant sleep positioners due to suffocation risks.
Childproofing: Parents Urged to Inspect and Secure TVs, Furniture, and Appliances Add making sure furniture and other large items are secured to your childproofing checklist.
Researchers Develop Salmon Baby Food to Boost Omega-3, DHA Intake Salmon baby food? This new baby food just might be your little one’s ticket to more omega-3s in his diet.
Thimerosal in Vaccines Not Linked to Autism Autism has been routinely linked to vaccines. But Thimerosal, a common preservative in your baby's shots, does not increase the risk of ...
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.
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.