ARTICLES RELATING TO BABIES

Body of baby boy found in waste bin in Worcester

2019-08-21 13:18

The body of a baby boy has been found in the central business area of Worcester in the Western Cape.

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Watch: More women are having babies in their 30s than in their 20s and studies suggest it's healthier in the long run

In 2016, for the first time ever, more American women had babies in their early 30s than in their 20s.

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Japan is taking extreme measures to defuse its demographic time bomb

2019-06-25 11:34

In Japan, people aren't having sex or babies — and the government is going to great lengths to prevent the ensuing population crisis.

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Watch: Babies can't eat honey because it can cause 'infant botulism' — here's what that means

Infants less than one-year-old can suffer from eating honey, because it contains bacteria that can cause a serious illness called “infant botulism.”

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Doctors have identified a rare pair of 'semi-identical' twins. Here's how that might happen.

2019-03-01 17:15

Doctors in Australia say they identified semi-identical twins who share all of their mother's DNA but only a portion of their father's DNA.

Pumped breast milk has higher levels of potentially harmful bacteria than nursing, according to a new study

2019-02-18 10:37

A new study found that breast milk from moms who pump has a different balance of bacteria than milk from moms who breastfeed directly.

Nose holds clues to baby's first cold

2018-12-29 07:00

Scientists are beginning to understand that the types and numbers of bacteria in our respiratory tract can influence our respiratory health.

'It only sunk in when I saw all four of them' - mother of quadruplets

2018-07-09 14:43

A 22-year-old mother of quadruplets has described how overwhelmed she is, but adds she will take care of them.

Sharing a bed with a new baby

2018-04-04 10:18

Benefits of co-sleeping with your baby

 

A South Dakota woman who thought she had kidney stones was actually pregnant with triplets

2019-08-19 15:56

Dannette Giltz, of Sturgis, South Dakota, gave birth to triplets named Blaze, Gypsy, and Nikki on August 10. Each weighed about 1.8kg.

'Somebody left a baby!' - Search on for 'abandoned' Verulam baby's mother

2019-07-13 08:21

A security company is looking for a woman who left a baby unattended in a walkway in Verulam, outside Durban.

Baby rescued from a school pit toilet

2019-06-11 15:24

A newborn baby has been rescued from a school’s pit toilet in KwaDukuza, north of Durban, after a teenage girl delivered the infant in the toilet.

April, one of the most famous giraffes in the world, just gave birth to her fifth baby

2019-03-17 08:00

April, a giraffe living at Animal Adventure Park in New York, just gave birth to her fifth baby — and viewers watched the whole thing on YouTube.

Why it's important to boost baby's vocabulary now

2019-01-12 15:00

Increasing your baby's vocabulary gives them a better start to their schooling career.

#Entrepreneurs: When you're (literally) the mother of invention

2018-11-24 13:04

In the case of a Western Cape mom who fell pregnant with quadruplets, the unexpected scale of her new family ignited not just her maternal instincts, but an entrepreneurial one too.

It’s more than good, clean fun!

2018-06-29 10:53

Traditionally, bath time is believed to be about getting the apple sauce off your baby’s face but it’s about so much more than just that!

What to do about a screaming child on board, according to flight attendants

2018-03-17 10:05

Flight attendants share how they think airlines, parents, and flight attendants should handle disruptive kids.

How Ntando Duma’s 7-month-old is earning a salary

2018-02-09 15:13

The seven-month-old’s bank account might also have more money than ours

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