Parents are their baby's strongest advocates. If parents feel strongly that their child deserves more help, then they will stand up for them and fight. That is exactly what a family is doing for their 9-month old baby girl in Texas.
A recent study has revealed that pregnant women have a higher chance of developing acute kidney injury (AKI) when hospitalized, with it being highest in the case of pregnant diabetic women.
If you're a first-time mom or dad, you can bet that germs are going to be your number one enemy the second your bundle of joy pops out of the oven. For seasoned parents, depending on how 'germaphobic'...
Currently, there is a drastic decline in the number of health insured children in the United States. Sources report that Medicaid is dropping more and more of its clients without hesitation due to unrealistic paperwork deadlines.
New mother Charlotte Jones is warning others after her baby, Ellis, was taken to the hospital with a life-threatening case of herpes.
Researchers at the University of Washington have created an app that links to smart speakers to monitor a baby’s breathing. The new technology cleverly makes use of the capabilities of speakers like t...
A Swedish study has found that women who used smokeless tobacco products during their pregnancy put their kids at risk of higher blood pressure. The research published further highlights the fact that...
Something that has become very common is braces. Braces are known for being in a child's life to help straighten their teeth and show the world a perfect smile. But braces are not just there to help a...
A family vacation turned into a tragedy after a toddler contracted E. coli during a trip to Turkey, which has since launched an investigation.
A father believed he had the right intentions in trying to pay his daughter to lose weight, but the Internet has a different opinion.
With only roughly 50% of pregnant women bothering to get vaccinated against either the flu or whooping cough (pertussis), and with only 35% of them getting both, the Centers for Disease Control and Pr...
A new research study conducted shows that women who are diagnosed with the specific cancer known as Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) during pregnancy does not seem to reduce the 5-year period of overall survival for these mothers.
Trigger Warning: Suspected Child Abuse.
Since June 2019, three cases of babies born with hand deformities have been registered in the Sankt Marien Hospital of Gelsenkirchen, a city in Western Germany. German Authorities have initiated an investigation to look into the unique cases.
A mother is using her family’s tragedy to warn other parents after her newborn son passed away from an undetected virus days after being released from the hospital.
Experts are warning against the use of “baby fat” as a term to explain health and weight to kids. According to medical professionals, distinguishing fat from when we’re kids and the fat that we gain i...
Grace Baker-Padden thought she was going to become a mother. But ahead of her 12-week scan, the doctor told her devastating news that changed everything.
Recently, the contents of a six-year-old's lunchbox caused a raucous debate at an elementary school in New Zealand due to the "healthy snack time" rule enforced by the school.
First-time parents, Manisha and Pyush Anand, experienced nothing less than a miracle when they decided to make the heartbreaking decision of taking their baby girl off life support just to have her start breathing on her own.