FDA Warns Infant Teething Medications Are UnsafeThe FDA released a statement urging Americans to avoid buying over-the-counter medications containing benzocaine.
New Recommendations to Help Parents Prevent SIDSThe American Academy of Pediatrics has updated its sleep guidelines for infants.
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.
Illinois Moms are Breastfeeding More Compared to MissouriMore Illinois moms are breastfeeding their newborns compared to Missouri moms. Nationally, about 80 percent of new moms choose to breastfeed.
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.
Study: Sleeping on Sofas Can Be Deadly for BabiesSofas can be a dangerous place for babies to sleep, a new study finds.
Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should KnowParents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.
Study Suggests Early Autism Symptoms Can Be ReversedA local psychiatrist is excited about a new small study that shows if infants are treated early enough, developmental problems can be reversed.
Bitter Cold Brings Risk Of Hypothermia, FrostbiteInfants and elderly most at risk.
Babies on Obesity Path? New Sign May Offer Answer The study bolsters evidence that chubby babies are not always the picture of health.
SLU Studying Flu Vaccines in Breastfeeding MothersThe university says the research is important because young infants are most prone to flu but cannot get a vaccine until they're six months old.