Texas Senate Bans Some Insurance Coverage Of AbortionThe Texas Senate has approved a bill prohibiting coverage of abortion by some health insurance plans in Texas — despite similar efforts stalling previously.
Study: Brain Scans Help Predict Autism In BabiesExperimental research may lead to a new method to diagnose infants with autism before symptoms show.
Arlington Twins Born In Different YearsA family in Arlington welcomed a very special set of twin brothers over the weekend. One of the boys was born on Saturday (in 2016) while the other was born on Sunday (in 2017).
Medical City Dallas Building "Luxurious" Women’s HospitalMedical City Dallas will offer women a luxurious and spacious option to receive high level, specialized healthcare for a comprehensive range of women's services in a new, state-of-the-art Women’s Hospital.
Right Way & Wrong Way To Raise Vegan BabiesThe American Academy of Pediatrics devotes a chapter of the book "Pediatric Nutrition" to vegetarian and vegan diets. It describes how, with sound planning, "it is possible to provide a balanced diet to vegetarians and vegans."
Blood-Boosters May Give Tiny Preemies A Developmental EdgeTwo blood-building drugs injected soon after birth may give tiny preemies a lasting long-term edge, boosting brain development and IQ by age 4, a first-of-its-kind study found.
North Texas Program Gives Moms Books For Newborn BabiesThe ambition of the new Books for Dallas Babies program at Parkland Hospital is to strengthen the bond between mom and baby and promote a culture of literacy for years to come.
Families Join Healthcare Workers To Celebrate World Prematurity DayA reunion celebrating life was held at Methodist Richardson Medical Center on Tuesday to coincide with World Prematurity Day.
5 Hilarious Baby Halloween CostumesGet creative this Halloween. Here are five fun costume ideas for your baby that won't cost you an arm and a leg.
More U.S. Hospitals Encourage BreastfeedingMore than two-thirds of hospitals help women start breastfeeding within an hour after birth, a report found.
U.S. Births Up After Years Of DeclineIt appears as though the baby recession really is over. Newly released preliminary figures show that U.S. births were up last year for the first time in seven years.
Texas Woman Gives Birth To Triplets; 2 Babies ConjoinedA Texas woman has given birth to triplet girls, with two of the babies conjoined at the pelvis.