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You want to be prepared when you welcome your baby home, but no amount of research can get you ready for the many surprises of motherhood. Read on for the parenting advice not found in baby books.
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If you're having a baby, you're probably getting ready to stock up on the gear you'll need to get through the first few months (and beyond!). Read on to find out what products should be on every new mom's to-buy list.
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If a baby is on the way, chances are you have a growing-by-the-minute list of items to purchase. Read on for great mom-to-mom advice on the basics you should get now — and the things you can wait on.
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Your new baby will be reaching milestones before you know it. You can help support your little one's motor development and more by encouraging simple activities.
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When babies reach 4 to 6 months of age, they'll require more gear than in previous weeks. Read on for four baby care basics that will come in handy.
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Now that you're a new mom, you're probably eager to capture every moment of your little one's life. Learn how to take a picture-perfect shot of your baby or toddler with these baby photography tips.
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Do you have a crying baby who just won't stop? Try these surefire tricks to calm and comfort your little one.
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Your family is dishing out parenting advice, but be careful about which tips you heed. You'll want to follow the best and most current baby care guidelines. Learn which outdated tips you can ignore.
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Your baby's drive to master some key motor skills is a remarkable part of early childhood development and a thrilling part of parenthood. Find out how to help your baby bust a move.
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Even before your new baby comes out with a first word, your little one will communicate with grunts, gestures, and cries. Read on to find out what your baby's talking means.
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Is thumb-sucking bad for your baby? Find out what role self-soothing techniques play in early childhood development.
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With a little tender loving care, your baby's umbilical cord area will heal and you'll see the world’s cutest belly button! Learn the ins and outs of baby skin care for your infant’s umbilical stump.
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One, two, I'm counting with you! Counting rhymes and songs are some of the most delightful baby games and pastimes ever. Here are four classics that you can enjoy together.
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When Will My Baby Smile?

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For weeks you’ve eagerly waited for your baby’s first toothless grin. If you’re wondering what you can do to coax your little one to smile, read on.
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When Will My Baby Smile?
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When your newborn baby is crying, gentle movement can help calm you both. Learn more about which moves work best to soothe a sobbing child.
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How to Safely Soothe a Crying Newborn
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My 3-week-old baby bursts out crying for no apparent reason. How can I soothe him? Click below for expert ways to help calm your newborn.
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How Can I Soothe My Crying Baby?
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There are so many baby development breakthroughs to look forward to as your little one begins to move and become more active. Read on to learn what motor skills your child is working on in the first year.
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We are going to paint the rooms in our house and I have a 1-year-old and a 2-month-old baby. Isn't the paint smell dangerous for them?
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My baby is 3 months old. How does a baby's sight develop? At what stage can they identify light and dark? At what stage can they identify objects?
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My preemie was born 10 weeks early. He is now 6 weeks corrected. I know they catch up by their second birthday, but at what age do we stop treating him as a preemie?
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When should my 2-month-old baby start wearing shoes? What should a parent look for when buying shoes?
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Learning to recognize numbers takes practice. Luckily, this kind of practice is as fun as a treasure hunt.
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Learning Numbers: What's the Number?
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My in-laws are on me about reading to my son. This started when he was 2 weeks old. He is now 6 1/2 weeks and I'm still getting asked this question at least once a week. What is a good time to start reading? I am singing, talking, playing, etc.
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Part of each wellness visit is to plot your baby's growth on a percentile chart. Over time, you and your health care provider will be able to see if your child is growing at the expected rate. Use our charts to track your child's growth.
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Our clever newborns quickly figure out that sucking on their fingers is soothing when they're upset. We can help comfort our babies, too, by rocking them, swinging them in a swing, or carrying them in a front pack. Get more comfort tips.
Read Soothing Sucking and Other Comfort Measures

Rock and Rolling

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Your baby may be working on a new skill — rolling over. Rolling is the first way babies learn to change their position by themselves. While side to back usually occurs before back to side, either way, it's fun to watch! Learn more.
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It's time for your baby's 1-month checkup. At this appointment, your provider will check your baby's growth and ask about how your baby is eating and sleeping. Find out more about the 1-month visit.
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Your baby loves human touch, just like the rest of us. Gently touching and even massaging your baby can be a wonderful way to promote a feeling of security and protection. Here, some tips on giving a baby rubdown. Read on.
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Day Care Decisions

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Is it time to choose day care for your baby? Feel free to take your time as you visit each setting, and to ask lots of questions. We also suggest checking on the licensing and the staff-to-child ratio at each facility. Get more tips.
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Our babies love to be touched, and gentle massage can be very soothing. If you have a preemie, you may be interested in learning how massage techniques can be adapted for your baby. Find out more about infant massage.
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The conditions and treatments your infant faces may seem like a lot to understand. This alphabetized list explains them in simple terms.
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From car seat safety tests to blood tests, these and more are described in this useful list.
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Baby Cries

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Did you know that our babies have different cries for hunger, pain, and mild discomfort? And even one for boredom? Luckily, there are some clues that may help you figure out what your baby needs. Learn more about decoding baby cries.
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It's the end of the day, and everyone is tired (make that exhausted!). But getting our little ones to settle down and fall asleep can be tricky. Find out how to set up an effective bedtime routine.
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Does your baby have colic right now? The good news is that carrying your baby in the early weeks of life may help limit the duration of crying spells later on. So, time to grab your baby and cuddle like crazy! Learn more.
Read The Hands-On Approach to Colic

Coping With Crying

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Unfortunately, all babies cry. It's the only option babies have when they need to wind down. Still, it's hard not to feel as if we're doing something wrong, or not doing something we should. Get some advice on coping with crying.
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Did you know that the road to reading starts pretty early? Babyhood is when our kids start to acquire a love of stories and an interest in words. Read on to pick up some easy ways to nurture the joy of reading.
Read Ready to Read: Literacy Tips for Babies
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That special day is quickly approaching—the day you'll bring your newborn home from the hospital. You may be wondering what this transition will be like, and how you'll manage your new role as a parent. Check out these homecoming tips.
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We all wonder how our babies are developing and how their personalities will form. While it takes time to get to know a baby's temperament, it can help to understand the roles of nature and nurture. Learn all about your baby's temperament.
Read Getting to Know Your Baby: Understanding Nature as You Nurture

Talking to Your Baby

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Babies communicate their needs and pleasure through their behavior. They 'talk' with their bodies even before they learn words. Because each baby is unique, you will want to discover your baby's preferences. You can do this through trial and error.
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Why are those machines buzzing and clicking? From apnea monitor to ventilator, easy-to-understand descriptions of the technology that helps support your baby.
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Who takes such good care of your baby? Everybody from registered nurses to developmental specialists. This guide introduces you to these experts and others on the case.
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Babies don't take up much room, but their stuff sure does! Here's are a few tips to help determine what your baby really needs from those first few weeks to the first birthday and beyond. Check out these guidelines for choosing baby gear.
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Click on a developmental pediatrician's practical answers to common concerns shared by parents of preemies.
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All About SIDS

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Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is the abrupt, unpredictable death of a baby that remains unexplained after a complete investigation and autopsy. Also known as crib death because it happens while a baby is napping or asleep at night, SIDS is a leading cause of death among infants over 1 month old. About 5,000 infants lose their lives from this each year. It most often strikes in the first four months of life, usually in the fall, winter, and early spring.
Read All About SIDS

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Find a detergent as gentle as your touch

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Ultra-strong and ultra-handy

With it’s unique DuraClean™ texture, Charmin Ultra cleans so well that you can use up to 4X less than the leading value brand. Be sure to stock up on this essential!
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A must-have for new moms!

A must-have for new moms!

Charmin Sensitive is the only toilet paper with a moisturizing touch of Aloe and vitamin E. It’s dermatologist-tested to be gentle on skin—perfect for a new mom’s healing body.
Daddy’s face can be baby-soft

Daddy’s face can be baby-soft

For the smoothest, most comfortable shave, be sure to bring home Gillette for him. Now he can nuzzle even closer to baby’s gentle skin.
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Nothing beats a baby’s smile

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Dental care for new moms: It’s a must!

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For a gentle clean!

Find out why Ivory, made of 99.4% pure soap ingredients, is recommended by 4 _out of 5 moms!
Wrap your little one in comfort and protection

Wrap your little one in comfort and protection

With its quilted, blanket-like comfort, Pampers Swaddlers is our softest diaper. Plus, its color-changing wetness indicator helps you know when baby needs a change.
A gentle clean for sensitive skin

A gentle clean for sensitive skin

Pampers Sensitive Wipes are dermatologist tested and clinically proven mild. Our hypoallergenic and perfume free formula won’t irritate baby’s soft skin.
Give noses some extra love

Give noses some extra love

Puffs is dermatologist tested to be gentle on skin to give even the littlest noses some extra TLC.
Wave bye-bye to household germs

Wave bye-bye to household germs

Babies can’t help but grab everything in sight; so keep your home clearn with Bounty® DuraTowel™. They’re 3X cleaner than regular dishtowels, so you can rest easy as your baby plays freely.