Babies

The Laugh & Learn Baby iCan Play Case by Fisher-Price, which protects an iPhone while a baby can play with apps stored on the device, is on display at the Toy Fair 2011 on February 15, 2011 at the Javits Center in New York. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Group Says Apps Don’t Make Smarter Babies

Smartphones don’t make smart babies, an advocacy group declared Wednesday in a complaint to the government about mobile apps that claim to help babies learn.

08/08/2013

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Fort Worth Event Helping Expecting Moms

The March of Dimes is collecting parenting supplies to help out expecting moms and their babies. It’s all part of the Cowtown Cradles Community Baby Shower in Fort Worth.

07/26/2013

twins with rubberbands

Twin Babies Have A Ball With Rubber Bands

Twin toddlers giggle with glee as they play with rubber bands attached to a cabinet door. Click here to check out the adorable video that’s getting a lot of online attention.

06/18/2013

A health professional attends a mother breastfeeding her baby. (credit: Joel Nito/AFP/Getty Images)

Lactation Lounge Opens In Dallas DA’s Office

The perfect Mother’s Day gift at the Dallas County District Attorney’s office meets a basic need: a lactation room for nursing moms.

05/12/2013

The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

NICU Live Cameras Let Parents ‘Peek-A-Boo’ At Babies

Bonding with premature babies is getting a little easier at one North Texas hospital.

CBSDFW.COM–01/10/2013

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2012 Was Worst Year For Whooping Cough Since 1955

The nation just suffered its worst year for whooping cough in nearly six decades, according to preliminary government figures.

01/04/2013

North Texas mother and breastmilk donation World Record holder Alicia Richman, with her infant son. (credit: Momentum Public Relations)

North Texas Mom Now Holds Guinness ‘Breastmilk Donated’ Record

A North Texas mother now counts herself among the Guinness World Record holders. But the category Alicia Richman excelled in is one most folks probably aren’t familiar with.

CBSDFW.COM–10/24/2012

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Study: Babies Try Lip-Reading In Learning To Talk

Babies don’t learn to talk just from hearing sounds. New research suggests they’re lip-readers too. It happens during the stage when a baby’s babbling gradually changes from gibberish to syllables.

01/16/2012

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More U.S. Women Having Twins; Rate At 1 In 30 Babies

More U.S. women are having twins these days. The reason? Older moms and fertility treatments.

01/04/2012

File photograph of the feet of a newborn. (credit: Getty Images/Christopher Furlong)

Baby Moses Law Saves Lives, But Rarely Used

The Baby Moses law gives parents of unwanted newborns an option, but only 50 infants have been surrendered using it in Texas since 2004.

12/30/2011

A mugshot of Carolyn "Carrie" Marie Easton. (credit: Mansfield Jail)

Fort Worth Couple Says Babysitter Caught-On-Tape Abusing Triplets

A North Texas woman has been accused of shaking and slapping the 5-month-old triplets she was babysitting in alleged abuse caught on videotape.

CBSDFW.COM–04/19/2011

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Doctors Say RSV More Severe In 2011

Seven-month-old Rider Mathine is usually a happy baby. “If he’s fussy, I know something’s wrong,” said his mother Ricki.

02/23/2011

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