When an infant finally gets to sleep, it’s often time for mom and dad to relax too. But before you do, make sure you’re putting your baby to sleep safely. According to a study published in the American Academy of Pediatrics journal Pediatrics in August 2016, the majority of parents are not placing their infants … Continue reading Are you putting your baby to sleep safely?
First of all, toe walking is not necessarily a sign of anything bigger going on. A lot of kiddos who are just starting to walk spend a good portion of their time on their toes. This should decrease the more experience they get with walking. So, how long is too long for toe walking? While … Continue reading Why Toe Walking Can Be Worrisome for Your Child
According to the March of Dimes, there are more than half a million babies are born prematurely annually in United States. In up to 40 percent of cases, the cause of premature birth is unknown. Erin Hamilton-Spence, M.D., a neonatologist on the medical staff at Baylor All Saints Medical Center at Fort Worth, gives some … Continue reading What a Premature Birth Might Indicate
Learn how to help your baby sleep safe with some tips from a Scott & White pediatrician The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Consumer Product Safety Commission have issued a warning to consumers after reviewing the reports of 12 known infant deaths related to infant sleep positioners. It seems the products that claim … Continue reading Infant Sleep Positioners Responsible for Several Suffocation Deaths