Category: Baby

Feeding a newborn after a disaster

Feeding a newborn after a disaster

In emergency situations, babies have an increased need for the disease-fighting factors and the comfort provided by breastfeeding. Breastfeeding is es ...
A preemie success story

A preemie success story

Today I met a preemie who was an inspiration. I went to my physical therapy session to treat an injured shoulder, and a new PT aide greeted me ...
Alcohol during pregnancy and FASDs

Alcohol during pregnancy and FASDs

September 9 is International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASDs) Awareness Day. Drinking alcohol during pregnancy can cause FASDs, which include ...
Coming home

Coming home

World Prematurity Month is coming this November! There will be a host of new activities and ways to get involved this year leading up to World Prematu ...
Bumbo seats recalled

Bumbo seats recalled

If you’ve been to a baby shower recently or visited a baby registry list, then you’ve probably seen the Bumbo infant seat. These baby seats, made of m ...

Should my son be circumcised?

As a parent of a baby boy, one of the things you have to decide is whether or not your son gets circumcised. Circumcision is a surgical procedure t ...