Less Than Half of U.S. Babies Get Flu Vaccine: CDC
Many parents don't realize how deadly flu can be, expert says
Video: Blue-Eyed Babies
Brown is the most common eye color in the world. So why are so many babies born with blue eyes?
Stomach Birth Defect Rate Increased Over 2 Decades
Gastroschisis, a hole in the abdominal wall, more common in babies born to teen mothers
Newborn Withdrawals Tied to Prenatal Painkillers
Rise in 'neonatal abstinence syndrome' may be due to prescription narcotic use in pregnancy, expert says
Infant Delivery, Feeding Can Affect Gut Bacteria
Study shows vaginal birth and breast-feeding create different intestinal bacteria from C-section and formula
Noisy Electronic Toys and Babies' Verbal Skills
Study found that toddlers talk less when their toys talk, sing, light up more
Skin-to-Skin Contact May Lower Preemie Death Risk
Prolonged touching with mom in intensive care unit also reduced chances of blood infections
Video: What They Don’t Tell You About Caring for Newborns
There’s no instruction manual. New moms share stories about their rewarding, but demanding role.
SIDS Risk: More Than 'Sleeping Environment'
Study finds 'Back to Sleep' messages worked, but so did lower smoking and teen pregnancy rates
Ban Crib Bumpers Because of Rising Deaths: Study
Many of these fatalities were preventable, study reveals