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.
Vaccination Schedule: What to Expect
WebMD provides an overview of the vaccines baby will need and when these vaccines are given.
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 ...
Pacifiers or Thumbsucking: Which is Worse?
WebMD talks about the benefits and risks of letting baby use a pacifier or suck his thumb.
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.
Getting Baby to Sleep Through the Night
WebMD discusses tips for helping baby to sleep through the night at four months and explains what to expect from your growing child.
Dad’s Role in Baby’s Life
WebMD gives ideas for things dads can do to bond with their babies.
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.
Safety-Proofing Your Home
WebMD discusses how to baby-proof your home to keep your baby safe.
WebMD shares information about preventing sibling rivalry as well as helping your baby learn to sit up without help.