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Toddlers and naps... research needed

Children over the age of two who take an afternoon nap don’t get such good quality sleep, say researchers.

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New parent? Ditch those extras

Don’t bother buying all that bulky baggage for baby – you don’t really need it, says Andrea Orr.

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‘We vaccinate because we love kids’

A paediatrican writes an open letter to parents who choose not to vaccinate their children.

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How unsafe bedding increases SIDS risk
December 2 2014 at 11:46

Cuddly toys and loose bedding can obstruct an infant's airway and pose a suffocation risk.

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Improve baby’s memory, sing a lullaby
December 1 2014 at 11:17

A few gentle words could deliver another benefit: a better memory for infants.

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Wear a dress, help a baby
November 27 2014 at 11:41

Up for a challenge? How about wearing a dress every day in the month of December?

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Video: Spa offers baby pampering
November 19 2014 at 14:05

A Houston spa offers floating, interaction, and massage to a younger clientele - babies.

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Preemies are small, but need big place to survive
November 17 2014 at 11:55

On World Prematurity Day, Groote Schuur's NICU is in a massive appeal for funding.

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‘Just ditch the breastfeeding’
November 7 2014 at 13:23

Agony aunt Emily Yoffe tells a tired working mom that her daughter needs a happy parent.

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Breastfeeding pic: Facebook under fire
October 30 2014 at 12:02

A photograph of a mother breastfeeding her prem baby was removed from Facebook because it 'breached nudity rules'.

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Shakira teams up with Fisher-Price
October 27 2014 at 12:09

Colombian singer Shakira is partnering with Fisher-Price to launch a line of baby toys as well as a web series for moms.

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Fruit juice to blame for rotting teeth - study
October 16 2014 at 11:59

Dentists say the problem is often caused by well-meaning parents giving toddlers sugar-laden drinks in bottles.

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Infant death target won’t be reached - study
October 1 2014 at 11:57

A United Nations target for slashing infant deaths will be missed, experts said.

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