We’ve all been loathe to wake a sleeping baby, but that innocent decision had tragic consequences for this mum. An inquest in the UK has been told the circumstances behind the death of three-month-old baby Leia-Mai Smith, who died after being left to sleep in a bouncer…
From the time our children are born, we have been told how important it is to talk to and with them. But no one told us how hard that would be in reality. On the one hand, we love their enthusiasm for the things that capture their interest…
Motor vehicle injuries are a leading cause of death among children in the United States. But many of these deaths can be prevented. Buckling children in age- and size-appropriate car seats, booster seats, and seat belts reduces the risk of serious and fatal injuries.
A YouTube video that shows a father forcing his son to smash his Xbox after he came home with bad grades has some observers hailing the punishment as “great parenting” — while others call it “horrible.”
Strong fatherly involvement in their early life can also improve a child’s future career prospects, the research shows. Academics at the University of Newcastle, who carried out the study, also found that men tended to pay more attention to their sons than their daughters.
Many toddlers love to talk — even the ones who don’t know many words. Not only is talking fun for them, it helps them develop their communication skills. So how can you engage your toddler in conversation? Here are six ideas
SINGAPORE: An extra infant passenger appeared on an Air Canada flight from Calgary to Tokyo on Mother’s Day. Canadian Ada Guan was two hours into the flight on May 10 when she had severe...
There’s nothing more painful and intense in the world than childbirth labor pains. That’s why it’s said that women have a higher pain tolerance than men. Men take childbirth for granted — but have you ever wondered how it would feel for men to give birth?
Prince Harry seems to be changing his views on life upon seeing his brother, Prince William, becoming a dad for the second time. In an interview with Sky News, Harry admits he would love to join William in parenthood, but is waiting for the right moment and the right person to come along.
Speaking as a mum-of-two who has tried both boobs and bottles, I discovered that for me, breastfeeding was not only easier, but it came with a lot of other hidden benefits too.