Swabbing babies with their mothers' vaginal fluid microbes could help with immune system development.
In babies born with gastroschisis, the intestines hang out of the body near the newborn's belly button.
An unexpected benefit of vaginal birth.
Some preemies have long-term health challenges.
I can offer a map through the confusing maze of conflicting nutritional advice. Here are six straightforward tips to ensure your child gets a healthy start.
Many people aren't aware that one out of every three families in the United States struggle to provide enough clean diapers for their children. As a nurse, I witnessed first-hand children being admitted to the hospital for serious infections and severe rashes due to a lack of clean diapers.