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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.

Handling Your Child's Disability

The earlier a child begins treatment for even a mild disability, the better the prognosis, but detecting a disability early on is not always easy. Learn what to do if your child has a disability.

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?

Breastfeeding: What Dad Can Do

A new dad might think that his role in breastfeeding is a minor one, but the father's attitude is a primary influence on the mother's decision to breastfeed or not. Learn how to support mom's breastfeeding venture.

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 Best Rest

When you have multiples in the house, it's smart to get all of the babies on the same sleep schedule so that Mom and Dad have the best chance at getting some rest, too. Sounds good, but how do you do it?

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.

Feeding Multiples: Beyond Breast or Bottle

When it comes to starting babies on solid foods, guidelines for multiples are the same as for singletons. Here are some of the subtleties you may encounter.

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.

The Basics of Infertility

Infertility is far more common than most people think. Learn more about infertility with the information in this article.

Infertility Diagnosis

A specialist is able to diagnose infertility and offer help to couples who are trying to conceive. When should you see a specialist and what can they do to help?

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.