• Babies and Toddlers
    Baby Muscle Development
    Infant Reflexes
    Infant Reflexes New fathers are often more familiar with their baby's reflexes than they think. Although you may not officially be aware of what they are, or know the names of them, these reflexes involve things you probably notice your baby d...
  • General Health Printables
    Weight Loss and Weight Conversion Chart
    Use this chart to help convert pounds to kilograms, and to detail 10% weight loss from birth weight. ...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Baby's Height and Weight
    Is My Baby at the Correct Weight?
    Is My Baby at the Correct Weight? As the months pass, you may become concerned about your child's size or shape. Is your baby growing properly? Is your child getting too fat? Or is he not growing fast enough? Too Fat? Like all healthy babies,...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Baby Muscle Development
    Help Build Your Baby's Muscles
    Help Build Your Baby's Muscles By about six months, your baby gains at least some control over most of the muscles in her body. She doesn't really need your help to discover how to use them. She'll develop, practice, and master the physical ski...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Starting Solids
    Four Months to One Year: Dietary Milestones
    Four Months to One Year: Dietary MilestonesBabies change a lot between four and twelve months. During this critical period of growth, an infant's physical development not only affects what they eat, but how. In eight months, infants go from tota...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Brain Development
    Activities with Baby
    Activities with Baby"The latest research confirms the importance of what many parents do instinctively, such as reading, cuddling, and talking to their children," says Angie Dorell, director of curriculum at La Petite Academy, the nation's second...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Sleep and Nap Schedules
    When Can an Infant Sleep on Her Belly?
    When a baby can get onto her belly by herself, it's okay for her to sleep that way. ...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Growth
    Spoiled Infant?
    A mother wonders if she has spoiled her infant by being too attentive. ...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Teething and Dental Care
    Tooth Development
    There is a lot of variation in the normal eruption time for children's teeth. ...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Brain Development
    Brain Atrophy
    When a diagnosis of brain atrophy is given, the physician who gave this diagnosis should be available to answer questions. Early intervention services can also be helpful. ...