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Expert Advice on When to Stop Breastfeeding

There's no 'right' time to cut off the milk supply to your baby. Experts weigh in on when to stop breastfeeding — and making the right choice for you.
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Think Michigan Babies Set to Halt Barriers to Low-Income Families

The COVID-19 pandemic hit families of babies and young kids hard. The new Think Michigan Babies campaign aims to prioritize their needs.
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Not Your Grandma’s Lullaby: Songs Modern Moms Sing to Their Babies

These parents said goodnight to the same-old bedtime songs and embrace more modern lullabies for their babies.
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Should You Pick Up Babies Every Time They Cry?

A recent study says 'yes,' you should pick babies up every time they cry, and a local pediatrician confirms that it's the best practice for ages 0-6 months.

Overstimulated Baby? Why It Happens and How to Soothe It

An overstimulated baby can be even fussier than usual. Read on for tips on how to know your child is overwhelmed and ways to prevent it.