Articles for Tag: "newborns"

95 percent of new parents install car seats incorrectly 
95 percent of new parents install car seats incorrectly
Learn what the common errors are and how to avoid them.
Why babies need vitamin K 
Why babies need vitamin K
Some parents are confusing the injection with a vaccine and may be putting their infants at risk.
Growing number of elective early births increase risks for newborns 
Growing number of elective early births increase risks for newborns
Early-term births that aren’t medically necessary put infants at risk for short- and long-term health issues.
Taking the guess work out of estimating birth weights 
Taking the guess work out of estimating birth weights
Researchers say they’ve come up with a better way to guess how much newborns will tip the scales.
Baby talk gets babies talking sooner 
Baby talk gets babies talking sooner
A new study says it’s not the quality of words you speak, but how and where you say them that helps babies build language skills.
Sleep strategies for newborns 
Sleep strategies for newborns
Our expert shares tips on getting your baby to snooze.
How mommies’ weight influences kids 
How mommies’ weight influences kids
Experts say that moms who gain excessive weight during pregnancy may increase the risk of their child becoming obese.