Study Finds New Missouri Moms Breastfeed More Than IllinoisNew Missouri moms are doing a bit better job of breastfeeding their newborn babies than Illinois moms.
Lawsuit Seeks to Restore Parental Rights in Lost Baby CaseAttorney Albert Watkins announced the petition Tuesday in which Melanie Diane Gilmore seeks to invalidate her 1983 adoption and re-establish Zella Jackson Price as her legal mother.
5 Hilarious Baby Halloween CostumesGet a little creative this Halloween. Here are five fun costume ideas for your baby that won't cost you an arm and a leg.
Newborns Addicted to Opiates Climbing in OzarksAlready this year 13 babies were admitted to Mercy's NICU because they required medication to ease withdrawals, which was last year's total.
Attorney Says Baby Diane's Adoption Records Are FalseAttorney Albert Watkins says his client's child was born in Homer G. Phillips Hospital, not City Hospital where the adoption records state.
Records Pulled in Homer G. Phillips Baby CaseThe effort to get answers about possible stolen babies at a long-closed St. Louis hospital now includes another department in the city - the Recorder of Deeds office where public records are kept.
Calls Questioning Births at Homer G. Phillips Hospital Up To 144Now, many black mothers are wondering if their babies born at this hospital are still alive.
70 Women Call About Babies at Homer G. Phillips HospitalMany black women who were told decades ago that their babies died at birth at a St. Louis hospital are now wondering if their children are still alive.
Black Mothers Wonder if Their Lost Babies are Still AliveEighteen black women who were told decades ago that their babies had died at a St. Louis hospital are now wondering if the children could have been taken from them still very much alive.
Measles Make it to Illinois; How Safe are Children in St. Louis?"If a baby gets the measles, it could be absolutely devastating," says SLU Care pediatrician Dr. Ken Haller. "That's why it's just really incumbent on everyone to make sure that anyone who can get vaccinated, does get vaccinated."
Local OB/GYN Discusses Big Baby Boom"I used to say patients' average-sized babies [were] about 7.5 pounds and I now say it's upper sevens or eight-ish," says Dr. Michael Boyd, Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Mercy Hospital.
Overnight America: July 15th, 2013 - Jessica Denae, Lionel