Babies Archive
15 June 2009, 10:03 AM ET
A pregnant young woman spent months blogging about her compelling personal journey of anguish.
08 June 2009, 04:15 PM ET
You just collect some urine, swirl it in the test vessel, and in 10 minutes you'll know.
01 June 2009, 12:02 PM ET
Too much TV can stunt a baby's language development.
28 May 2009, 05:18 AM ET
Music may reduce pain for babies during certain procedures, research suggests
01 May 2009, 08:09 AM ET
No death is more painful, more poignant, more of a waste, than the death of a child. In Rwanda, swine flu isn't the big culprit.
20 April 2009, 01:05 PM ET
Childbirth was probably just as painful for Neanderthals as it is for us.
13 April 2009, 07:51 PM ET
If a mother rat does not eat well, her offspring exhibit genetic changes that affect what they'll become.
13 April 2009, 01:02 PM ET
Babies may get an early learning advantage from bilingual parents.
27 March 2009, 07:03 AM ET
Leadership and overachievement might be a good predictor of which kids will go on to become parents.
18 March 2009, 10:15 AM ET
Daughters' genes governing mothering style are switched on or off by their mothers' actions.
08 March 2009, 06:42 AM ET
The uterus plays a role in make sure sperm are in the right place at the right time.
24 February 2009, 04:26 AM ET
Having eight children at once is not healthy for the children.
20 February 2009, 04:32 AM ET
Childcare is fraught with difficulty, and women navigate tough choices as they try to breast-feed and bring up a child.
13 February 2009, 07:41 AM ET
Human nature explains moral outrage over octuplets mom.
11 February 2009, 07:02 AM ET
Parents of children with genetic disorders tend to avoid future pregnancies rather than be tested.
06 February 2009, 04:39 AM ET
For some odd reason, it takes constant reminders that we primates need nurturing.
05 February 2009, 06:34 AM ET
Calves of older killer whales have better survival rates; older age in human moms can also be beneficial.
30 January 2009, 04:24 AM ET
It's great those octuplets are here and healthy, but really, humans aren't designed to have litters.
27 January 2009, 08:40 AM ET
Fertility experts see the birth of octuplets as a serious medical complication, not a triumph of reproductive technology.
27 January 2009, 05:25 AM ET
Get your answers to questions on the incredible birth of octuplets.
27 January 2009, 03:34 AM ET
After the seventh baby was delivered – there was a surprise: octuplets.
26 January 2009, 12:00 PM ET
Newborns can follow a rhythm, a new study has found, suggesting rocking out is innate.
21 January 2009, 06:22 AM ET
The cutest babies could signal to mothers they need attention.
11 January 2009, 07:23 AM ET
Some fear the worst if laws are not crafted to corral the burgeoning field of reprogenetics.
27 October 2008, 08:51 AM ET
The laws were enacted in response to a series of news reports about newborns killed or thrown away by their mothers.
09 October 2008, 06:48 AM ET
Babies as young as 5 months can notice the difference in an upbeat tune compared to a lineup of gloomy tunes.
05 September 2008, 07:57 AM ET
We had only one rule when my daughter was born — sleep when the baby sleeps.
20 August 2008, 09:24 AM ET
The "Miracle" baby in Israel may have benefited from suspended animation induced by refrigerator.
24 July 2008, 08:39 PM ET
The truth is that conceiving a child is actually pretty difficult.
16 July 2008, 09:12 AM ET
Artificial wombs and experiments on human embryos will be no big deal in 30 years.
14 July 2008, 01:01 PM ET
Babies group information to remember it better, just like adults, a new study found.
08 July 2008, 12:30 PM ET
When Sunday Rose Kidman Urban was born this week, news of her distinctive name created only a small stir.
29 May 2008, 09:00 AM ET
A study found that half of American women who don't want to be pregnant aren't reliably using birth control.
23 April 2008, 09:25 AM ET
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23 April 2008, 09:13 AM ET
New research suggests that what a woman eats before pregnancy influences the gender of her baby.
23 April 2008, 09:13 AM ET
New research suggests that what a woman eats before pregnancy influences the gender of her baby.