babies

A mother holds her baby.
May 20, 2022

Consistency and patience are key factors for people working to resume lactating if they’ve slowed down or stopped altogether, according to UW Medicine nurse and lactation consultant Gretchen Rohrbaugh.

A mother bottle feeds a baby.
May 19, 2022

Dr. Beth Ebel, a professor of pediatrics at the UW School of Medicine, warns families against diluting dwindling supplies of baby formula.

February 12, 2021

Recent U.S recommendations tell parents that foods containing added sugars are a no-no for infants and toddlers under 2.

Mom feeding a baby
April 23, 2020

Some families have reported difficulty finding their desired brand of infant formula on store shelves.

February 11, 2020

Altering the gut microbiome might become a therapy for improving growth during infancy in cystic fibrosis patients

October 15, 2019

An Amazon Echo or Google Home device can use white noise to soothe sleeping babies and detect breathing abnormalities.

Parked cars
August 13, 2019

You don't think it could happen to you, but the stories in the news show it can.

Megan Moore holds her 10-month-old child
January 31, 2019

If you have measles, you can transmit it to someone before you show any symptoms. That's why doctors are urging people to get vaccinated: to protect not only themselves but others, too.

May 1, 2018

Everyone knows it’s hard to get some kids to eat right. Now the American Academy of Pediatrics says kids’ brains depend on it.

UW Medicine nutritionist Judy Simon
December 11, 2017

Paying attention to what you eat and what your baby eats during the first 1,000 days of life – preconception through 2 years old – has been gaining stature in the medical community for several years now.

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