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Pregnancy and Parenting

From conception to cradle, the Pregnancy and Parenting Channel guides you on the journey to parenthood. Learn what to expect when you're expecting.

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Should I Stay or Should I Go? The Making of a Stay-at-Home Mom

It is becoming more common that stay at home moms can now have a job that does not require them to leave home. Learn more about this type of work and how you can get a job that allows you to work from home.

Caring for Baby: From Clueless to Credible in 365 Days or Less

Every new parent struggles during the first year, and you can rest assured that you're not alone. From one mom to another, these baby care tips will help you get started as a new parent.

Don't Put That In Your Mouth!

As any parent can tell you, children are naturally curious and love to put things in their mouths, noses and ears. Here's a list of common choking hazards that you should look out for.

Age-by-Age Guide to Your Child's Language Skills

Babies are born programmed to learn language, and are actually quite adept at it. Find out about their language learning process and what to expect from your baby as she develops her verbal communication skills.

Disability Warning Signs

Parents often know intuitively when something is not quite right with their child's development. Find out what signs to watch out for in detecting a disability in your child.

Breastfeeding Basics: What You Need to Know to Get Started

With a slew of recent research to support the benefits to child, mother and society overall, experts seem to agree: breast milk is best. What do you need to know before you start breastfeeding?

Sex Education and Kids

How do you talk about sex education to kids? Learn about the benefits of talking openly about sex education with kids.

When Does a Child's Fever Warrant a Doctor's Attention?

As any parent knows, all kids get child fevers, but sometimes it's tough to know whether your child's fever requires you to visit a pediatrician. How can you judge the severity of a child's fever?

Back to School: Locker Organization Tips

Going back to school has a long list of to dos. Take a look at these tips for organizing a locker in this article.

Male Infertility

Male infertility means the male is unable to impregnate the female because of male factors. Learn what the causes of male infertility are and discover if you can resolve your male infertility issues with your doctor.

Happy Parents Make Happy Kids

Psychologists suggest that the key to determining how a kid is doing is to look at how the parents are doing. Learn how happy parents make happy kids.

Your Child's Headaches May Be Migraines

Children also suffer from migraines, but they often go untreated because children are unable to describe the pain. See what you need to know about children's migraines and headaches.

Bottle-feeding Basics

Perhaps the biggest advantage of bottle-feeding is that someone other than Mom can feed the babies. Learn how to make your baby as comfortable as possible while bottle-feeding.

Getting Organized With Multiples

There's no doubt about it, caring for multiples is a 24/7 job, and you need a schedule to control the chaos. Learn about staying organized when you have multiples in the house.

The First Year With Multiples: 5 Unique Challenges

Get advice from parents who know what it's like to have multiples in the house. Here, moms of multiples offer tried and true solutions to several unique challenges of life with infant twins, triplets or more.

Is the breast best for multiples?

If you think breastfeeding is out of the question just because you're having multiples, think again. There are countless reasons that breastfeeding may prove to be the best option, even with twins or triplets.

Infertility Facts to Know

What do you need to know about infertility? Get some basic facts about infertility, and remember that you're not alone.

Infertility Prevention

There are many factors that contribute to your ability to ovulate, conceive and carry a pregnancy to term, and many times infertility can be a male problem. Learn about what you can do to help prevent infertility.

How Human Reproduction Works

When it comes to human reproduction, animal metaphors are popular, with all those birds, bees and even storks. Here, we turn to biology to learn how human reproduction works.

How Prenatal Testing Works

During a pregnancy, different kinds of prenatal testing are an important part of the process. Learn how all the different tests protect both mother and child.

What Happens When Pregnant Women Smoke?

Smoking is dangerous for pregnant women for many reasons — learn why.

What happens when pregnant women smoke?

Smoking is dangerous for pregnant women for many reasons -- learn why.

How Pregnancy Works

During pregnancy, an egg transforms from a tiny mass of cells into a living, breathing baby. Learn how the fetus develops during each trimester of the pregnancy and find out how the baby finally makes its way into the world.

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