Babies Archive
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, 09:13 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.
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.
23 April 2008, 09:13 AM ET
New research suggests that what a woman eats before pregnancy influences the gender of her baby.
06 February 2008, 01:59 AM ET
Juno MacGuff and Jamie Lynn Spears are just two signs that teen pregnancy is “in.”
28 December 2007, 08:16 AM ET
Next time the baby shoots you a dirty look, it might not be gas.
12 December 2007, 08:00 AM ET
Women's bodies have evolved spines for pregnancy that keep them steady.
06 December 2007, 07:46 AM ET
The U.S. teen birth rate rises for the first time in 15 years.
21 November 2007, 08:00 AM ET
Babies can tell people who might help them from those that might hinder them.
16 November 2007, 07:18 AM ET
Are we the only animals that make fools of ourselves over our babies?
15 October 2007, 09:54 AM ET
Moms with lots of oxytocin bond better with their babies.
17 September 2007, 01:03 PM ET
While resting, infants show active brain regions.
24 August 2007, 04:59 AM ET
People can recognize baby talk in foreign languages.
14 August 2007, 06:28 AM ET
Educational videos for infants delay speech development, new study says.