Change your baby’s DNA

All it takes is a hug and a cuddle to set your little one on the right path.

Your top stories of 2017

From inspirational to informational, Health Beat delivers you a daily dose of stories you don’t want to miss. Here are the best of the best.

Patient Story

Hello, beautiful

The top 10 list of baby names includes lots of favorites from last year, and a couple of new additions.

The family-friendly C-section

A cesarean section shouldn't keep mom from getting immediate skin-to-skin time with her little one.

Patient Story

‘The best decision’

Class equips Tammy Brann and Jeff Smoker for an easier start to parenthood.

Low temps, little bundles

No matter what Old Man Winter throws at you, a few smart precautions will ensure your little ones stay warm when you take them out and about.

New baby, new traditions

If you've got a little one on the way, the holidays are the perfect time to think about creating new traditions—and reintroducing old ones.

Fight the postpartum belly

Physical therapy is often a mom's best bet in overcoming that stubborn post-pregnancy condition known as diastasis recti.

The extra organ

Amid the many wonders of pregnancy, the placenta plays a uniquely indispensable role in the health of mom and baby.

When treating infertility, vitamin D levels may be key

Those seeking to get pregnant should talk with their doctors about their levels of the sunshine vitamin.

Can your baby understand you?

Yes! A study shows they are able to connect words with their meanings early on.

Patient Story

The power of a connection

The story of a recommendation, an act of courage, a breastfeeding support group, Down syndrome and two moms bonding.