The annual Right Start in Michigan is out with its new ranking of Michigan counties in areas that contribute to infant mortality.
A Michigan midwife says she’s been seeing a lot of older and younger moms who want to have their babies at home as the latest numbers show a nearly 30% rise in home births over 5 years.
The survey revealed that the majority of moms scored in the ‘D’ range – meaning that most don’t make the grade when it comes to minimizing the spread of germs in the nursery.
BabyCenter released the results of its annual Baby Names Survey and the Top 100 Baby Names of 2011.
The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development offers a “Safe Sleep Top 10”; easy for parents and caregivers to follow.
September is Infant Safe Sleep Month in Michigan. The idea is to help families reduce the likelihood of babies dying from suffocation or sudden infant death.
A new report out of Mott Children’s Hospital shows almost three-fourths of parents switched their child to a forward-facing car seat before they should.
A new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows missed opportunities for preventing childhood obesity beginning at birth.
The price of preventing preterm labor is about to go through the roof.
Nearly 2 million Summer Infant video baby monitors were recalled Friday after being linked to the strangulation deaths of two infants.