Articles for Tag: "baby"

Having a premature baby in the NICU 
Having a premature baby in the NICU
Nothing could prepare me for the roller coaster of emotions.
Breastfeeding may be good for mom’s heart 
Breastfeeding may be good for mom’s heart
Pregnancy makes the cardiovascular system work harder, but breastfeeding may help restore a woman’s physiological systems to their pre-pregnancy state. Learn more.
Is your baby’s crying due to a strand of hair? 
Is your baby’s crying due to a strand of hair?
If you’ve exhausted all your usual tactics to calm your child, experts say to be quick to check fingers and toes.
Can the Zika virus spread through sexual transmission? 
Can the Zika virus spread through sexual transmission?
The CDC is investigating 14 cases of the virus spreading from male to female through sex. An expert weighs in on the role this is playing in the growing outbreak.
How to protect preemies in cars  Featured
How to protect preemies in cars
Unique safeguards are needed for premature babies and kids with certain medical conditions. Get the details.
When your baby’s heart is sick 
When your baby’s heart is sick
A mother shares her son’s journey after he was born with a congenital heart defect.
When it comes to newborns, age matters  Featured
When it comes to newborns, age matters
If a baby was born on time or a few weeks early, doctors can prepare for the care a baby may need after birth.