Father talking to daughter

How do I teach my baby to talk?

The best way to help a baby’s language skills is for parents to talk while doing everyday things, and have fun doing them.

mom nursing toddler on couch

What is the best way to wean an 18-month-old off breastfeeding?

Lactation expert Dr. Sahira Long answers a reader’s question about weaning a toddler.

baby sleeping in a crib

Advice on safe sleeping for your baby

We reached out to pediatrician and SIDS researcher Rachel Moon, MD, for advice on safe sleeping for your baby and possible risks leading to SIDS.

baby boy sleeping in bed with teddy bear

Age-appropriate gifts for infants

If you want to give an infant a toy, make sure that it is something plush and huggable.

Baby girl eating raw food

Q&A: How can I feed my baby solid foods without risking choking?

Dr. Lauren Rechtman explains that when you feed a baby solid foods, you should break them up into small pieces and stick with soft foods.