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Q&A: 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.

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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.

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Age-appropriate gifts for preschoolers

The best gift you can give a preschooler is something they can use to play with another child

Toddler Playing With Train Set

Age-appropriate gifts for toddlers

Toddlers need toys that will engage them in pretend play.

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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.