The astonished parents of a newborn whose 18-day-old bub is already feeding himself, shared a clip of their little one's feat to YouTube - and it's truly incredible viewing.
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.
There is no doubt catching up with other mothers over a cup of coffee can be a lifesaver in the months following the arrival of a baby.
New mum Joy Hwang has shared a series of beautiful drawings capturing the highs and lows of breastfeeding.
I've been there and "exciting" is not the word I'd use to describe childbirth or trying to come to terms with the demands of a newborn. Watching my daughter go through this time is not something I'm really looking forward to.
Some visitors say things they shouldn't when visiting a new mum. Here's a crash course in what you should definitely NOT say.
We all like to look and feel our best and, according to the internet (and just about every fitness magazine out there), there's absolutely no reason not to.
If you do some baby-watching, you will be amazed at how even very young babies communicate.
Doctors are warning parents not to swaddle their babies as an increasing number of infants in Australia are suffering hip dysplasia, which, left untreated, may lead to early osteoarthritis.
Average news for Australian parents: it seems our babies aren't the biggest criers in the world … nor do they cry the least.
A woman wrote anonymously recently to ask the internet whether she had made a terrible error of judgement.
One mum looked that fear in the face and shared how important it is to think about adjusting the straps on our kids' car seats.
When this dad's baby wouldn't stop crying he took matters into his own hands. He also recorded what he did to let other people in on the simple hack and now it's going viral.
You've read all the books. Talked to your mum. Your friends from mothers' group give you their tips. Then the baby arrives. And you have no freaking idea.
While it won't ever replace getting out of the house, this car-like cot just might save your sleep.
When nothing else worked, white noise saved our sleep.
"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.
Introducing food to a baby’s diet is one of the biggest milestone of the first six months.
You will want to check your cupboard and give these the flick, after a recall was issued this week.
Special rituals, as well as favourite cutlery and plates, can make dinner times less challenging and a lot more fun!
If this mum hadn’t already been so certain of the benefits of immunisation, it would have been easy for her to hesitate.
The cost as much as $85 a session and are billed as the perfect way to pamper your infant, but two experts have warned about the dangers of baby spa flotation devices.
This is what it feels like to sit by the bedside of your 26-weeker as you watch them fight for their life.
Why do babies need vitamin K after birth? Here's what you need to know.
It's enough to give any parent a heart attack. Thankfully these photos of toddler Hannah Crowley are not what they seem
A report released this week has revealed that deaths of babies, children and adolescents have halved in the past 25 years.
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?
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 the mum of a baby boy, chances are you've come across the Pee-pee Teepee at some point in your travels.
Pumpkin Patch will be revived as a mostly online business after the owner e-commerce store CatchOfTheDay bought the collapsed children clothing retailer's brand and intellectual assets.
Injuries associated with common nursery products including baby carriers and strollers are on the rise in the US, finds a new study out this week.