Top Questions New Parents Ask
WebMD prepares you for baby’s 2-month-old well visit with his or her pediatrician.
Vaccination Schedule: What to Expect
WebMD provides an overview of the vaccines baby will need and when these vaccines are given.
The Scoop on Baby Poop
WebMD talks about normal baby poop for your one-month-old and how to know when something is wrong with baby's bowel movements.
Sick Baby: When You Should Call the Pediatrician
WebMD explains changes in your growing baby and signs that your baby needs to see a pediatrician.
Spitting Up - Topic Overview
Almost all babies spit up, especially newborns. Spitting up decreases once the muscles of the esophagus, the muscular tube that connects the throat to the stomach, become more coordinated. This process can take as little as 6 months or as long as 1 year.When spitting up becomes a problemIf your baby starts spitting up after every feeding, there may be a problem with the way he or she is being ...
Introducing Finger Foods
WebMD explains which finger foods to offer to babies around 8 months of age and what other developmental milestones to look for.
Safety-Proofing Your Home
WebMD discusses how to baby-proof your home to keep your baby safe.
Pacifiers or Thumbsucking: Which is Worse?
WebMD talks about the benefits and risks of letting baby use a pacifier or suck his thumb.
How to Calm a Fussy or Colicky Baby
WebMD explains how to calm a fussy or colicky baby. Get tips that can help you soothe your newborn.
Dad’s Role in Baby’s Life
WebMD gives ideas for things dads can do to bond with their babies.