The Mt. Sinai researchers say they studied just over 1,000 pregnant women at Mt. Sinai Hospital.
Since infants are too young to get vaccinated, researchers are recommending all pregnant women get the whooping cough vaccine.
The CDC says it examined 2013 birth certificate data from the National Vital Statistics System (NVSS), which encompasses 90% of U.S. births.
Babies are now swiping and scrolling on tablets and smartphones before they can walk.
A study done by a group of researchers from Oxford University yielded some surprising results regarding babies and how they feel pain.
For U.S. moms, the typical time between pregnancies is about 2½ years but nearly a third of women space their children too close, a government study shows.
“The infants’ behaviors are not merely reflexive responses to the novelty of surprising outcomes but instead reflect deeper attempts to learn about aspects of the world that failed to accord with expectations,” said Aimee Stahl, the study’s lead author.
New technology opens the way for creating babies using DNA from 3 people. It’s designed to eliminate diseases, but is the creation of a “super baby” safe or ethical? The technique has been approved in Britain. Could it come here next?
Long gone are those eight hour stretches, and one local mom is determined to help others avoid the common pitfalls that prevent parents and babies from getting the necessary rest.
According to Penn Medicine, two sisters, who are one year apart in age, gave birth this morning just fifteen minutes apart.
Flu numbers continue to grow in our area. Emergency departments are flooded with patients. And the flu epidemic being especially dangerous for babies.
Amazon is launching its own line of diapers and baby wipes exclusively for its Prime members to get more shoppers to sign up for the $99 annual program.
Just in time for the holidays, a watchdog group has released its list of the 10 most dangerous toys.
The Rutgers study reveals that four-month-old babies can be trained to recognize sounds and improve their ability to develop language at an earlier age.
When the economy tanks, women have fewer babies. But what happens in the following years, when conditions improve?