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.
Houston Woman Gives Birth To Quint GirlsA hospital in Houston said that a woman has given birth to five baby girls. It took four minutes for mother Danielle Busby to deliver the babies by C-section last week.
New Survey Finds Average Amount Paid For BabysittersParents here in North Texas and across the country know the struggle when trying to figure out how much to pay a babysitter. According to care.com there are a number of factors that should be considered when paying your child’s caregiver.
Hospital Begins Testing Texas Babies For TB After Worker Diagnosed Health officials in Texas have begun testing some babies for tuberculosis after the revelation that more than 700 infants at an El Paso hospital were exposed to a worker found to have the disease.
Hospitals Brace For Baby Boom After Last Winter's StormIt’s all hands on deck in maternity wings at hospitals across North Texas. The number of July births is up, and only expected to grow over the next month.