pregnancy and newborns


Give your baby a great start: Safeguard healthy attachment

To ensure you’re making the very best choices for your infant, it’s important to understand how you, in the first 12 months you spend with your child, play a crucial role in laying the foundation for your child’s life-long emotional health.

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Starting baby on solid food: How to tell if your little one is ready

When will our baby be ready to start eating solid food? What foods are best to feed a child at this early stage of development?

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Should I give my baby a pacifier?

My baby wants to go on sucking even after a feeding, and he screams if I don’t give him what he wants. I’ve thought about resorting to a pacifier, but I get conflicting opinions on this subject from family and friends. One breastfeeding mom I know says that pacifiers are an abomination. What do you think?

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Another crying marathon: Could your baby have colic?

My baby cries inconsolably for at least three hours straight every night and nothing I do seems to help. Is this colic? If so, how do I deal with it?

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Infant on the loose: Tips on childproofing your home

Our toddler is highly energetic, extremely curious and unbelievably mobile. I’m wearing myself out just chasing her from room to room, trying to keep her from hurting herself. Can you give me some basic tips and pointers for “child-proofing” my house?

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