babies

Research: Is There a Link Between Pre-Term Birth and Calcium Deposits?

We often don’t know why a baby is born preterm. What caused the mother’s contractions to begin early? What caused... Read full post »

Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (BPD): When Helping Preemies Breathe Leads to Complications

Sometimes, when a baby is born too early and their lungs aren’t developed enough, they need to be given oxygen... Read full post »

Addiction, Motherhood and Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

When a woman is addicted or dependent on drugs and medications during pregnancy, her baby is at risk for being... Read full post »

Early Motor Milestones: What to Expect in Your Child 6-12 Months

The other day we discussed early motor milestones for babies from birth to six months. Here are some guidelines for... Read full post »
What to Expect at Your Child's First Dental Appointment

What to Expect at Your Child’s First Dental Appointment

Have you ever wondered when your child should visit a dentist for the first time? If so, you are among... Read full post »
Music Therapy: Sounds of Love in Early Childhood

Music Therapy: Sounds of Love in Early Childhood

Believe it or not, your baby thinks your voice sounds better than Beyoncé, Whitney, Elton or Elvis. And, singing to... Read full post »
What Stuff Can Clear Up a Stuffy Nose?

What Kind of Stuff Clears Up a Stuffy Nose?

Have you ever heard this? ‘Mobby, by doze id stubbed ub.’ A stuffed up nose can make these and other... Read full post »

Homemade Baby Food: The Danger of Botulism

During our last blog post, we talked about the danger of nitrates in homemade baby food. Today I want to... Read full post »