Hiccups might trigger how newborns learn to breathe. But why do adults hiccup?
It was previously thought babies developed empathy after the age of one.
It's the first time researchers have unlocked this key concept in child development.
At just six months old Freya Minter is taking the concept of baby steps to a whole other level.
The ability to pick out words from language starts in the very first days of life.
It will help your baby's language development.
Mums are in the dark about safety risks.
"It was just unbelievable".
OPINION: I know it is completely overwhelming and chaotic, but hang in there, mama.
I had to learn to trust the process.
It's simple and it works for many things.
Here's a simple guide to help you decipher the contents of your baby’s nappies in the first 12 months.
You quickly learn as a parent: What works for a while won’t work forever.
Call it the Internet of Pee.
Nappies are finally a dad thing.
U.S. researchers have created tiny skin-like wires so it will be much easier for parents to interact with their babies.
Parental guidance: 'artificial intelligence' used to rate babysitters based on their social media history
A start-up that requires prospective babysitters to hand over their social media accounts says it uses “advanced artificial intelligence” to assess candidates.
Aussie mum Serlina decided to call in expert to help them deliver some tough love.
Nicola Redhouse desperately hoped that by getting her baby to sleep regularly, she would go back to feeling like her old self.
The mother-of- four has declared the spray "life-changing".
Daylight savings can often be the beginning of new dramas getting kids to bed. Here's how to make the transition a little smoother.
And let me tell you, it works.
Got a smartphone with a timer? Then you've got all you need to nail toddler bedtime with precision.
Infants and toddlers should not be given soda, chocolate milk or other sweetened drinks, according to strict new guidelines.
Imagine having something you love and cherish, something that provides you with security and comfort trashed in front of your eyes. Sound unnecessary and upsetting? Well, for some parents it's clearly not, especially if it means their child will eat.
The popular line's deletion from supermarket shelves has left many parents and kids dismayed.
Ashana Simpson has two conditions both so incredibly rare, they occur at a rate of just one in every one million people.
"They told us to say our goodbyes".
"I couldn't believe that this was happening," said the traumatised mum.
Mix of fragrances and preservatives trigger allergic reactions.
When Miguel Cervantes and his wife first found out something was wrong with their daughter, they 'started Googling around about infantile spasms, and it was just terrifying'.
Jennie Riley found a way out of the pain and is now helping to educate people about harlequin ichthyosis.
When is the right time to teach manners to children?
Paternal engagement in those early months of life can create new pathways for cognitive development, says a new study.
There is always something so beautiful about babies with special connections to their older family members. But what Aria McMahon has with her grandmother Pamela is pure magic.
Nobody knows more about engaging kids through play than Fisher-Price.
Playgroup NSW membership is now free for a year, for anyone with an infant under 12 months of age.
Does it work for your baby?
The ones to avoid.
The consumer group has found that 24 out of 33 bassinets they tested are placing babies at risk of SIDS.
One of them costs well over $2000 and all three pose a risk of strangulation.