infants

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 »

Brachial Plexus: What You Need to Know About This Childbirth Complication

It is very rare for newborns to be injured during childbirth. However, each year during the delivery process, about one... 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 »

Car Seat Conundrums – You Asked, We Answered

We asked for your car seat questions on Facebook and you delivered! Here are the answers to some of your... 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 »
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 »
Breastfeeding Struggles

Breastfeeding: The Struggles Are Real

As a neonatologist, I know the many benefits of breastfeeding, for both mom and her baby. As a mother who... Read full post »