Babies

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‘Infant Cocooning’ Becoming More Popular Among New Parents

The idea is to immunize everyone who comes into contact with the baby.

09/04/2014

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An Update On Clayton County Father Leaving Child In Hot Car

A Clayton County father accused of leaving his 3 month old daughter in a hot car while in court appeared before a magistrate on Tuesday. Courtney Kidd 37 was arrested on a charge of cruelty to […]

WAOK-AM–07/18/2014

White noise machines designed to help infants sleep can exceed the recommended noise limit and cause damage to a baby’s hearing. (Photo by Andrew Wong/Getty Images)

Study: Infant Sleep Machines Have Dangerous Noise Levels

White noise machines designed to help infants sleep can exceed the recommended noise limit and cause damage to a baby’s hearing.

03/03/2014

Dr. Melinda Thrasher

The Sidney Wood Show(Aired 01/08/2014): Women Wellness Wednesday

Today on Wellness Wednesday and we focused on Women’s Health Issues with guest Dr. Melinda Miller-Thrasher who has over 20 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Doctor Thrasher answered questions from menopause to infertility. Click […]

WAOK-AM–01/09/2014

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Study: Parents Should Suck On Kids’ Pacifiers To Protect Them From Allergies

The findings of a new study show that, if parents wish to protect their children from developing allergies, they should suck on their pacifiers.

05/06/2013

File photo of a premature newborn baby's foot. (Photo by JOEL SAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Lullabies Improve Health Of Babies Born Prematurely

A new study suggests that singing lullabies to premature children staying in the neonatal intensive care unit may have beneficial effects on the baby’s sleeping, eating and heart rate.

04/15/2013

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Study: 40 Percent Of Moms Start Babies Younger Than Four Months On Solid Food

According to a new study, forty percent of all mothers start feeding their babies solid food before they are even four months old.

03/25/2013

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Researchers: Kids Likely To Eat The Way Mothers Did During Pregnancy

A new study suggests that good eating habits start in the womb.

02/19/2013

File photo of a baby with a pacifier. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Study: Baby Boys Using Pacifiers Will Grow Up Lacking Emotional Maturity

A team of psychologists has discovered that baby boys who use pacifiers will grow up to be less emotionally mature than baby boys who do not suckle on them in infancy.

09/24/2012

File photo of newborn babies. (credit: WALTRAUD GRUBITZSCH/AFP/Getty Images)

CDC: 1 In 4 Babies Born To Unmarried Couples

Health officials say nearly 1 in 4 babies are born to unmarried couples who are living together, a significant jump from a decade ago.

04/12/2012

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