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Baby

The moment you laid eyes on your little one, your life changed forever. From first coo to first step, we’ll provide you with a road map to the first year with your babe with evidence-based tips, practical advice and emotional support.

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Ms. Rachel explains the importance of speaking ‘parentese’ to littles: ‘This is not baby talk’

Parentese is shown to boost baby’s language development.

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Baby Health

The first year: Your baby’s health from A to Z

From colds and colic to rashes and vaccines, consider this your just-in-case guide.

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Baby Health

The first 12 months: Your baby’s growth and weight

So much can change from month to month. Here’s what you can expect.

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6 things parents should keep in mind while shopping for baby formula

Not all baby formulas were created equal.

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Dr. Brown’s bottles are the go-to for this feeding expert and mom. Here’s why

Picking the right bottle can be a game-changer for your little one.

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Baby Feeding Guides & Schedules

What is the ’90-90-90 rule for eating’? Here’s what you need to know

Keep your kiddo safe and focused at meals with this OT principle.

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Mental Health

It’s time to talk about post-weaning anxiety

More than 50% of mothers experience anxiety after weaning, a survey from Aeroflow Breastpumps shows.

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News

Epidurals during labor significantly decrease birth complications, according to new study

Epidurals can provide more than comfort and pain management when it comes to labor and delivery.

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Baby Health

The unexpected perks of having a NICU baby (and a few realistic cons)

Lessons learned from a mom who’s been there—twice.

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Baby Health

What to expect when you meet with a lactation consultant

I’ve provided lactation care to thousands of families: Here’s what to know.

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Baby Sleep Tips

Try these 3 foundational steps with your baby to get better sleep, according to a lactation consultant

Here’s how to build confidence, establish a feeding routine, and yes, get more sleep at night.

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It's Science

It’s science: This 5-minute walk-sit routine can help your baby fall asleep faster

New research shows a specific (but simple!) routine could help parents get a crying baby to sleep.

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Baby Sleep Tips

Are contact naps safe? A pediatric sleep consultant weighs in

Ready to maximize those sweet snuggles? Here's how to make sure you're doing contact naps safely.

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Baby Sleep Guides & Schedules

Can wake windows help your baby sleep better?

Dr. Harvey Karp shares his best tips for making wake windows work.

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Baby Shopping Guide

The baby-friendly cure-all product hiding in your medicine cabinet

Hear me out: You truly can use Vaseline on just about anything.

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Baby Shopping Guide

Jessica Biel tells us her 6 motherhood must-haves

The actress, entrepreneur, new author and mom of 2 tells us what she can't do without.

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Baby Shopping Guide

Tan France tells us his favorite parenting purchases—and how to shop savvy

With two under three, he's got plenty of knowledge to share!

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Baby Shopping Guide

12 baby memory books that you’ll actually fill out

It's an instant family heirloom–but you don't have to stress about it!

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Baby Milestones

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At 1 month old, your baby is still getting the hang of life "on the outside." Still in the thick of the fourth trimester, they are comforted by touch and the sound of your voice.

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The good side of having a newborn that no one tells you about

When I was pregnant not a single one was positive, and I really needed some reassurance around then.

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These viral vintage baby care instructions are hilariously outdated 

We can't be sure, but we feel certain this is from the 1950s.

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News

Epidurals during labor significantly decrease birth complications, according to new study

Epidurals can provide more than comfort and pain management when it comes to labor and delivery.

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Baby Shopping Guide

The baby-friendly cure-all product hiding in your medicine cabinet

Hear me out: You truly can use Vaseline on just about anything.

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6 things parents should keep in mind while shopping for baby formula

Not all baby formulas were created equal.

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