Updated: 05/27/2013 - A review of other studies suggests there's actually little proof of major, long-term ill effects in children whose mothers used cocaine during pregnancy.
Updated: 10/18/2012 - The peak season for the flu is right around the corner. And doctors say now is a good time to get you and your kids protected.
Updated: 08/23/2012 - New and even veteran parents can sometimes feel overwhelmed by a newborn who won't stop crying. But there are a few tricks that can help soothe your infant to calm both baby and parent.
Posted: 07/17/2012 - The federal government says baby bottles and sippy cups can no longer contain the controversial chemical bisphenol-A, or BPA.
Updated: 06/28/2012 - Babies can't tell us if they're too hot. We have some tips on keeping them cool.
Updated: 05/04/2012 - A new study found that there is little discussion between women and healthcare providers about permanent birth control. There’s a new procedure you may not even know about.
Updated: 03/22/2012 - There are many old wives’ tales about the best way to treat a scrape or cut. Should you use hydrogen peroxide? Rubbing alcohol? And should you let the wound air dry or use a bandage? Tonight, we get some answers.
Posted: 02/23/2012 - Expecting mothers go through a lot of medical tests in their nine months of pregnancy. But how do you know which ones are really needed and if they are safe?
Updated: 02/10/2012 - The new WesleyCare Breastfeeding Clinic is located at Health Strategies and is staffed by Certified Lactation Consultants. It’s open Monday through Friday, and you don’t need to make an appointment. It’s free.
Updated: 02/07/2012 - Pediatricians recommend your child eat five fruits or vegetables a day to avoid becoming constipated.
Posted: 12/22/2011 - This respiratory disease can be very serious for babies.
Updated: 12/08/2011 - With the flu season in full swing, it’s time to protect your baby from getting the bug.
Updated: 11/11/2011 - Your little ones have no say whether they are exposed to cigarette smoke.
Updated: 10/20/2011 - The number of cases of children swallowing button-size batteries has quadrupled in the past five years.
Updated: 10/12/2011 - Researchers now know the mother's health and behavior during her pregnancy and the baby's health before birth seem to influence the occurrence of SIDS.
Updated: 10/12/2011 - We've heard a lot about the benefits of breastfeeding but, even though it's suppose to come naturally, a lot of times it doesn't, And it can be a great challenge for new moms.
Updated: 10/12/2011 - Having a child with an ear infection can be miserable. It’s hard for them to sleep, eat, or even play. Ear infections are awful—and babies can’t even tell you their ear hurts.
Updated: 06/17/2011 - It's a fear for many expectant mothers, a premature baby. Pre-term births are increasing across the nation and it's a serious pregnancy complication.
Updated: 04/28/2011 - Remember the days when most parents used cloth diapers? They're back, and some say they're better than ever.
Updated: 10/12/2011 - We've heard the tragic stories over and over, a little baby won't stop crying and an adult starts shaking the baby in frustration. Sometimes shaking the baby to death.
Posted: 02/17/2011 - When it comes to medical care and pregnancy, you can never start too early.
Updated: 01/20/2011 - We know that breast-feeding is a healthy way to feed newborn babies. Now a local hospital is pushing exclusive breast-feeding for new moms.
Updated: 11/26/2010 - October is SIDS Awareness month and experts want new parents to know the ABCs of safe sleep.
Updated: 10/01/2010 - Many people include yoga into their fitness plan, but if you think yoga is just for adults, think again.