The world's oldest known wild bird just added a new chick to the family — her 40th one, experts say.
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Toddlers whose families are not well-off financially are spending plenty of time using mobile media devices, a new study reveals.
Some infants carry the diarrhea-causing bacteria Clostridium difficile in their guts without any symptoms, but the bacteria rapidly disappear when the infants switch to drinking cow's milk.
For the second year in a row, more parents have donned their boys with the name Noah than any other name, the Social Security Administration announced this morning (May 8).
What does the name Alessandro have that Howard doesn't? With its double S's and Greek origin, it's just sexier, according to an online survey on male and female names.
Babies who are just 1 year old can understand complicated social situations, new research shows. The study highlights the social development that begins in very young infants.
There are three types of infections that can affect the inner of outer ear. Ear infections are most common in children.
The percentage of babies born prematurely in the United States dropped again last year, reaching a 17-year low, according to a new report.
Climate change could affect the ratio of human males to human females that are born in some countries, a new study from Japan suggests.
Students at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) are on a mission to make the breast-feeding experience better for moms.
Probiotics are generally thought to be safe for most people, but a newborn in Poland appears to have developed an infection after taking a probiotic product, according to a new report of the case.
Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), sometimes called crib death, is the sudden and unexpected death of a child under 1 year old that cannot be explained by other causes.
Areas of the brain responsible for producing speech movement light up in babies' brains month before they say their first words