Giving birth changes a mother's brain in many ways. Raising a baby is no easy task for parents. Here's how their brains help deal with their newborns.
Insider spoke to five pediatricians about things they would avoid having in their nursery. At the top of the list were stuffed animals and blankets in the crib. Others mentioned how they skipped the decorative mobile and even a changing table when babyproofing. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Some […]
Children over 2 years old should wear a cloth mask that covers their nose and mouth if they cannot socially distance, according to the CDC. It’s important for kids to socially distance like everyone else, but if they are going outside and could be near others, wearing a mask or […]
A CDC study of more than 2,500 children with COVID-19 found that they developed fever, cough, or shortness of breath less often than adults. Infants with COVID-19 have been hospitalized more often than older children. One expert said that could be because their immune responses haven’t developed enough. Of the […]
Your infant is eligible for their first flu shot once they’re 6 months old. Many children who are getting their flu shot for the first time will need two injections. In 2019, the Food and Drug Administration approved a higher dose of Fluzone Quadrivalent – an ingredient in the flu […]
A new mother experiences many changes after giving birth. Some of the biggest happen in her brain. When she first sees her newborn, core regions of her brain’s reward network kick in, giving her an instant connection to her baby. Fathers also experience changes their brains when they spend quality […]
Pobeda Airlines, a low-cost airline based out of Russia that is part of Aeroloft Group, has apologised after a flight attendant dropped a child. The flight attendant was carrying the five-month-old girl down the steps of the aircraft while her mother carried their luggage. The child reportedly was not strapped […]
While adults need a constant reminder to drink more and stay hydrated, it’s a different story for newborn babies. Their bodies aren’t developed enough to consume even a few ounces of water, which in extreme cases could be fatal. Following is a transcript of the video. There is a time […]
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