How Do Heavy Metals Like Lead Get in Baby Food?

The Food and Drug Administration’s new plan to keep high levels of lead out of baby foods like mashed sweet potatoes, apple sauce and dry cereal is part of a…

F.D.A. Proposes Limits for Lead in Baby Food

The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday proposed maximum limits for the amount of lead in baby foods like mashed fruits and vegetables and dry cereals, after years of studies…

DOJ investigating Abbott over baby formula plant in Michigan

CNN  —  The US Department of Justice is investigating Abbott Laboratories infant-formula plant in Sturgis, Michigan, a spokesperson for the company confirmed to CNN. “The DOJ has informed us of…

Keke Palmer ‘can’t wait’ to meet her baby | Entertainment

Keke Palmer is “very excited” to meet her baby. The 29-year-old actress is expecting her first child with boyfriend Darius Jackson, and Keke is already experiencing a range of different…

Desperate for heart surgery for their baby, a family feels the effects of pediatric hospital shortages

CNN  —  Even before their daughter was born in June, Aaron and Helen Chavez knew she would need heart surgery. Doctors expected her to have an operation around 6 months…

Baby formula: Abbott announces another recall but claims it affects small fraction of total US supply

CNN  —  Abbott Labs said Friday that it is recalling certain lots of 2 fluid ounce/59 milliliter bottles of Ready-to-Feed liquid formula for infants and children due to a problem…

Kaley Cuoco and Tom Pelphrey Are Expecting a Baby Girl

Exciting news: Kaley Cuoco is pregnant. The Flight Attendant actor is expecting her first child with Ozark’s Tom Pelphrey, and announced the news on Instagram, writing “Baby girl Pelphrey coming…

Texas woman found guilty of capital murder after killing pregnant woman, cutting baby from womb

A Texas woman was convicted on Monday of capital murder for killing a pregnant woman and cutting the baby from her womb. Taylor Rene Parker, 29, was found guilty of…

A scientific way to calm and put a crying baby to sleep

The solution is a magic pair of numbers — five and eight — according to Japanese researchers who did experiments with 21 moms trying to lull their little ones into…

Pregnant women with high stress fluctuations can affect the baby after birth

The study, published Wednesday in the journal Infancy, found babies of moms who experienced more fluctuations in stress during pregnancy showed more fear, sadness and distress at 3 months than…