Rain Man won four Oscars back in 1989 and now three decades later Australian scientists have discovered more about the brain of the man who inspired the film.
There are some everyday things that parents can do to improve gross motor skills and coordination.
People often tell new parents to avoid sing-song "baby talk" with their new addition to the family because it will slow the child's language development.
Lisa Wilkinson has slammed parents who expose their toddler children to technology.
When I became a parent I learned to fear many things – trucks, motorbikes, sunny streets with no shade, any kind of renovations and especially lawnmowers.
Mothers have always been good at passing on advice, now it seems they are also likely to be the ones responsible for how intelligent their children are.
A Nigerian grandmother kept her starving granddaughter alive by breastfeeding her after the baby's mother died.
Renowned Gold Coast fitness blogger Nadine Muller says she is "proud & confident to stand up to people's ignorance," as she hit back at an online troll who attempted to shame her by calling her breastfeeding photos "gross" and done just for attention.
Becoming a parent is life-changing.
Getting babies messy with all kinds of food is something Lyndsey's PhotoCo excels at.
I didn't recognise it at the time, but some of my behaviour was definitely eye-rollingly ridiculous.
Babycare author Pinky McKay will share her parenting secrets at the Essential Baby & Toddler Show in Brisbane next weekend.
A postnatal doula's goal is to help you transition to motherhood, enjoy your baby and handle all the challenges that come your way.
For parents of premature babies, finding a nappy that meets their baby's requirements can be a huge challenge.
"Much higher" rates of developmental and behavioural delays have been found in moderate-to-late premature babies rising "significant" implications for Australian healthcare and education providers.
Premature babies at a neonatal intensive care unit in the UK are receiving unique companions to help them feel safe.
Flat head syndrome develops in babies because of external pressures on the soft, malleable baby skull.
"Sleep while the baby sleeps!" Heard that piece of advice before? You're not alone.
Your sleep is vital so we've made a list of sleep-aiding baby products in the hope that one or two of them might be your sleep saviour.
Simply put the pram brake on, set the wheels on top of the Pramrolla, plug it in and off they go ... or so they think.
Katy Landrum shared that while she and her partner checked into their resort, a sleep consultant taught their baby "to cry it out".
While a routine can certainly help babies adjust to life outside the womb, and help them learn what to expect throughout the day, can it really work for all babies?
US safe baby sleeping guidelines have been updated and brought in line with those recognised by Australian health authorities.
Special rituals, as well as favourite cutlery and plates, can make dinner times less challenging and a lot more fun!
Tips to help you support your kids through some of the most common children’s health challenges.
It can be frustrating, worrying, and turn into a battle of wills - but it doesn't have to be like that
A Reddit user has created an animation that perfectly explains the concept of heard immunity.
The heartbroken parents of a baby who died in a baby swing have spoken out to warn other parents about the dangers of leaving infants alone.
Makenzie Cadmus is about to turn one and her parents would like some help celebrating her birthday.
A team of researchers from the US say that it may be possible to use magnetic resonance imaging (MRIs) to predict which babies will develop autism
It's a moment Danish mum Christine A.J Friis Rosenhøj will never forget – her four-month-old son has just received glasses and now, for the first time, he can see her clearly.
Homeopathic teething products that may be linked to 10 baby deaths in America are being sold in Australian pharmacies, including one at the Royal Children's Hospital.
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?
What's the best way to mentally stimulate your baby? It doesn't take a genius - just a loving, involved parent.
Gabby Holden, the Uniting Director of Early Learning, shares why the first few years are so vital for development and learning.
If you're feeling guilty about giving your little one the iPad so you can have a few moments' peace/do the laundry/catch up on some work - here's some welcome news.
Children's Toy company Little Tikes has issued a recall for 540,000 "2-in-1 Snug 'n Secure" pink swings following reports of injury in the US.
Milestones don't look quite the same for premature babies as those for babies born full term.
Carrying your baby close to your body can be mutually rewarding and a great comfort to your new little human.