Newborn screening tests look for harmful or potentially fatal disorders that aren't apparent at birth. Find out which tests are typically done, how they're performed and which disorders they're looking for in your child.
Eczema is a common problem among babies, and there are other skin conditions your little one may experience early in life. What are the common skin issues, what should you be looking for and what are some effective ways to treat them?
If your baby doesn't get proper head and neck movement as a newborn, he could develop Plagiocephaly, also known as "flat-head syndrome". What triggers this condition and what can parents do to prevent it and also to treat it should it become an issue?
As a parent, you dread the day doctors diagnose your child with a serious illness or medical condition. How do you cope with your own emotions while trying to provide the best care for your child. How do you discuss these matters with your child, sibling or even your spouse?
It's always hard to watch our children get sick. If only they could tell us what it wrong. What are the most common infant illnesses? What do you do when your child has a fever? When should you call the pediatrician and when can you probably handle things on your own?