Breastfeeding isn't the most important factor in a newborns life but the mother's 'state of mind' is, say three doctors.
Congenital abnormalities/anomalies/birth defects are present at birth and are a result of genetic or non-genetic influences.
Babies get their looks from their mother and father - but it may be more complicated than that, scientists say.
In an era of normcore, a baby name is the new way to project your identity through your progeny.
Leap year comes round every four years - and for new new parents around the country, Monday was a special day.
Karin Brulliard looks at the history of animal-human breastfeeding and finds that it has always gone both ways.
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, whose first child was born in November, has boasted that he can change a nappy in 20 seconds.
Stroller makers are finding that if you want somebody to spend big on a pram, put a famous name on it and aim it at fathers.
When four-year-old Joshua Rohner was born, there was great concern he might not survive the ordeal of being born at 24 weeks.
New mothers who are constantly distracted by their phones may be damaging their child's mental health, warn scientists.
Ana Carolina Caceres has lived with microcephaly, the often-devastating birth defect linked to the Zika virus, for 24 years.
Breastfeeding can prevent the deaths of more than 800 000 children and mothers, says the new Lancet Series on breastfeeding.
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg joins riotous social media debate after posting pics of his baby getting immunisation shots.
Carrie Visintainer thought she was lucky when her boss said she could bring her baby to work with her.