To separate fact from fiction, we examined the science behind the hearsay.
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Kids born to moms who smoked while pregnant have a harder time with fine motor skills and coordination.
The study found the highest rates of C-sections in Florida, New Jersey and Texas, and the lowest in Utah, Wisconsin and Colorado.
A new formula may be able to predict a child's risk of obesity as soon as they are born, researchers say.
Babies who are only breast-fed for their first six months have an increased chance of anemia, allergies and distaste of veggies.
In the United States, more babies die on the first day of life than in any other industrialized country, according to a new report.
The news that a study involving premature infants allegedly did not properly inform parents about the risks of treatment is surprising and inexcusable, bioethicists say.
At just one month old, infants show signs of temperament troubles that can turn into mood and behavior problems.