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Infant Health

3 things parents can do to take care of their children’s ears

March 21, 2019
From earwax to ear infections, and everywhere in between—tiny ears may need special attention

Prenatal environmental exposures’ link to respiratory infections

February 11, 2019
The particulate matter a mother breathes while pregnant affects the infant’s future health

Diagnosing the tiniest victims of the opioid epidemic

September 14, 2018
Research is underway to identify infants at risk of neonatal opioid withdrawal syndrome shortly after birth

Texas’ alarming maternal mortality rates

December 7, 2017
How the state and the nation are failing to prevent pregnant women and new mothers from dying—and what can be done about it

SIDS: What to know to keep your baby safe

April 24, 2017
It can threaten even the healthiest of babies

Why American infant mortality rates are so high

October 11, 2016
The United States has a much higher infant mortality rate than other developed countries; why is this, and is there anything we can do?

How recorded lullabies affect premature infants

August 8, 2016
Texas A&M researcher studies the beneficial effects of music

You Asked: How do I boost my baby’s brain development?

February 16, 2016
Nurturing the brain from infancy through year one is crucial

Infographic: How do I handle breast milk?

August 6, 2015

Human milk is a fresh, living food with many antioxidant, antibacterial, probiotic and immune boosting properties. This guide will help you understand the different ways to handle and store human milk which is essential for breastfeeding success.