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7 Dangers to Baby in Your Home Feature
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7 Dangers to Baby in Your Home

Some everyday things in your home may present dangers to your baby or small child—from dishwasher and range to windows and stairs.

6 Secrets for Successfully Clipping Your Baby's Nails
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6 Secrets for Successfully Clipping Your Baby's Nails

Even though your baby's nails are softer and more pliable than yours, they still can cause scratches and need trimming regularly. Here are some tips.

6 Ways to Protect Your Baby During Cold and Flu Season
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6 Ways to Protect Your Baby During Cold and Flu Season

There are steps you can take to help prevent the number of colds your baby will get. And, perhaps most important, there are steps you can take to ensure he never gets the flu.

Just Gaze Into Your Baby's Eyes
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Just Gaze Into Your Baby's Eyes

Eye contact between parents and their infants has many benefits. A new study shows it actually helps synchronize their brain waves.

Breastfeeding Problems and How to Solve Them
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Breastfeeding Problems and How to Solve Them

Not all moms and babies get the hang of breastfeeding right away. Here are some potential breastfeeding problems you may encounter and some solutions.

Serious Reactions to Vaccines Rarely Recur
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Serious Reactions to Vaccines Rarely Recur

When a child has a serious reaction to a vaccine, the chances of it happening again are slim, a new analysis suggests.

Probiotic Supplements Failed to Prevent Babies' Infections
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Probiotic Supplements Failed to Prevent Babies' Infections

Probiotic supplements may not protect babies from catching colds or stomach bugs in day care, a new clinical trial suggests.

Most U.S. Parents Can't Find Good Childcare
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Most U.S. Parents Can't Find Good Childcare

Two-thirds of U.S. parents with young children say it's difficult to find a childcare or preschool facility that meets their health and safety standards, new survey results show.

Even Partial Breastfeeding for First Few Months Lowers SIDS Risk
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Even Partial Breastfeeding for First Few Months Lowers SIDS Risk

New research confirms that breastfeeding for two to four months of a newborn's life can significantly reduce the risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS).

How to Wean Your Child From Breastfeeding
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How to Wean Your Child From Breastfeeding

If you or your baby has decided that it's time to stop breastfeeding, here are some tips to help weaning go better for you both.

Elimination Communication: Raising a 'No-Diaper' Baby
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Elimination Communication: Raising a 'No-Diaper' Baby

Environmentally conscious parents have long struggled with the fact that their baby's dirty diapers wind up in landfills, but what option do they have?

Is Your Baby’s Cold Something More Serious?
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Is Your Baby’s Cold Something More Serious?

Is your baby's stuffy nose and cough just a cold or something more serious?

How to Design a Non-Toxic Nursery
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How to Design a Non-Toxic Nursery

After spending nine months making sure everything you eat is good for your growing baby, you'll want to create a nursery that's soothing and safe.

Can Fetal Alcohol Damage Be Undone?
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Can Fetal Alcohol Damage Be Undone?

Animal research may have yielded a potential treatment for fetal alcohol spectrum disorder in children.

Racial and Ethnic Gaps Remain in Sudden Infant Deaths
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Racial and Ethnic Gaps Remain in Sudden Infant Deaths

Fewer U.S. babies are dying from SIDS, but certain minorities remain at greater risk.