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Study Has Potentially Worrisome News About Antimicrobials And Pregnancy

Uh-oh. It may be time to add two more chemicals to the list of things for pregnant women to avoid.

08/18/2014

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CHOP Study: Healthy Babies Often Delivered Early For No Medical Reason

The study also found that the rate of “nonindicated” births before 39 weeks was 86% higher in 2009 than in 1995.

07/02/2014

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Study: Cell Phone Use Could Negatively Impact Male Fertility

Men looking to have a child might want to cut down on their cell phone use – or at least refrain from putting their phone in their pants pocket.

06/11/2014

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Men Take Little Time For Paternity Leave

What the law allows, and the amount of time men actually take for paternity leave are two different things.

04/29/2014

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Study: Cranky Kids Watch More TV

“Early childhood self-regulation problems are associated with mildly increased media exposure, even after controlling for important confounding variables,” researchers say.

04/14/2014

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Stress May Lead To Infertility

We know that stress is bad for us – there is no doubt about that but, according to a report from the journal Human Reproduction, stress may lead to infertility.

04/07/2014

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Brotherly Love: The Baby Bureau

Nine-month-old Nadiya came into this world early, at a time when her family had only one income.

03/18/2014

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Brotherly Love: Photographer Gives Smiles With Free Baby Portraits

A local photographer says every parent deserves a beautiful portrait of their baby. So she found a unique way to help low-income parents: offering free photo sessions.

03/04/2014

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Premature Infants Benefit From Adult Talk

You may feel foolish talking to your unborn baby and tiny infant but, according to an article in the journal Pediatrics, it may pay off!

02/17/2014

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IKEA Recalls Wall-mounted Lamps Due To Strangulation Hazard

The company announced the recall on its website, which applies to the IKEA SMILA wall-mounted lamps.

12/12/2013

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Study: Exercising During Pregnancy May Enhance Newborn’s Brain Development

Pregnant women who exercise give their babies a brain boost, a new study shows.

11/12/2013

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Infants Being Screened For Vision Problems

According to new information, a portable screening device to screen for vision problems in infants can be used as early as 6 months of age.

11/05/2013

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Why Breastfeeders Quit

75% of all new moms try breastfeeding. Yet, only 13% ultimately maintain breastfeeding for the doctor-recommended 6-months duration. So, what happens?

10/03/2013

Honest Baby App

Honest Baby lets you chart daily activities, track feeding, sleep and diaper changes and add special moments.

06/17/2013

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Genes May Be Key To Baby’s Sleeping Habits

A new study suggests how well babies sleep at night during their early years is primarily based on their genes. But that may change at 18 months.

06/04/2013

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