She Knew Everything Would Be Okay When Her Premature Baby Flashed An Enormous Smile

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She Knew Everything Would Be Okay When Her Premature Baby Flashed An Enormous Smile

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Your Family Spends Hours On The Sofa Each Day…But It’s Where Many Infant Deaths Occur

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Your Family Spends Hours On The Sofa Each Day...But It's Where Many Infant Deaths Occur

My favorite part of the day is when all the chores are done and I get to cuddle with my family on the couch. Little did I know, sofas are where many sleep-related infant deaths occur. According to a new study by Pediatrics, 13 percent of infant deaths occur on the family couch. In most […]

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Breastfeeding Mums Told They Can’t Breastfeed At Breastfeeding Event

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Breastfeeding Mums Told They Can't Breastfeed At Breastfeeding Event

Yes, really. Mums planning to attend a breastfeeding event in Edinburgh next month were initially told that the venue “couldn’t accommodate breastfeeding”. Next month, there’s a conference at Edinburgh’s Murrayfield Stadium about breastfeeding. The only problem? Women were initially told they couldn’t breastfeed their children on the day. View this image › Getty The Scottish […]

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Many Women Go Through This Procedure To Have Their Babies — Here’s What It’s Like

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Many Women Go Through This Procedure To Have Their Babies -- Here's What It's Like

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This Dad’s Reaction To Finding Out He’s Going To Be A Grandpa Is Just Too Precious

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This Dad's Reaction To Finding Out He's Going To Be A Grandpa Is Just Too Precious

For Sean and Jenn, life couldn’t be more exciting than it is right now. That’s because they’re expecting! While pregnancies are always thrilling for soon-to-be parents, they’re sometimes even better for grandmas and grandpas. That’s why these two were so happy to tell Dad that he was about to become a grandfather. His reaction? Pure […]

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Teen Drug Use May Be Down, But The Number Of Babies Born With Addiction Problems Is Skyrocketing

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Teen Drug Use May Be Down, But The Number Of Babies Born With Addiction Problems Is Skyrocketing

Can you imagine being so reliant on drugs that even the thought of a new life growing inside of you isn’t enough to make you quit? According to a report by the CDC, more babies than ever are being born with opiate addictions, particularly in small, rural communities. In America, a baby with neonatal abstinence […]

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Luckily For This Baby, His Dog Was Here To Catch Him When He Fell Asleep

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Luckily For This Baby, His Dog Was Here To Catch Him When He Fell Asleep

This baby is really, really sleepy. Despite a few helpful licks from his dog, he just can’t help but feel tuckered out. Life is rough for little ones! Luckily, his furry pal makes for a very comfy pillow and the pup doesn’t seem to mind cuddling. Watch this insanely adorable video to see the exact […]

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As It Turns Out, All That Baby Talk Could Help Your Little Ones Learn To Speak

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As It Turns Out, All That Baby Talk Could Help Your Little Ones Learn To Speak

Do you find yourself using “baby talk” with your little ones? According to experts, the practice actually helps them learn language. Some people believe that baby talk stunts a child’s development, but that couldn’t be further from the truth. As Catherine E. Laing, a postdoctoral associate at Duke University, recently shared with CNN, babbling, using […]

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Jaw-Dropping Facts About Babies That You Probably Didn’t Know

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Jaw-Dropping Facts About Babies That You Probably Didn't Know

In the United States, it is estimated that around 4 million babies are born every year. That’s a lot of diapers, folks. Every parent thinks that their child is special, and they’re absolutely right, but did you know that the little tykes posses pretty unique talents and attributes even before they’re born? They have amazing […]

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