Child development expert Dr. Dorothy Singer from Yale University offers these key developmental milestones to look for and encourage in your interaction with your baby. All infants develop at their own unique pace, but these milestones provide some general guidance.
Rounding out our month-long theme on love, relationships, intimacy, and sex during pregnancy and beyond, let's talk about specific ways to keep your relationship strong and connected during pregnancy. As we discussed earlier this month, pregnancy is often like the "calm before the storm" of caring f
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When a family gives birth, life changes in an instant. New joy, new challenges, new responsibilities -- it's a beautifully exhausting whirlwind. When a family gives birth to a premature baby, life also changes instantly. But the challenges are infused with confusion and uncertainty, and the joy is f
Choosing a name for your baby can be fun and sometimes, frustrating. There are so many choices -- classic, family, famous, earthy, new-age... the choices are limitless. While I can't promise it will help you narrow down your choices, the internet is inundated with websites that have culled names fro