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Your new baby’s Valentine’s test

February is a great month to remember—every new baby should undergo a heart check before heading home.

Sound check … 1, 2, 3

A hearing test for new babies? You betcha.

BRCA awareness surges

Celebrities and media have likely played a role in boosting awareness about genetic testing for abnormal breast cancer genes.

In labor, use BRAIN

This handy concept offers a great reference for moms as they weigh the risks and rewards of labor choices.

Group B strep test: Do it for baby

You may have heard about this test for pregnant moms—but do you know how important it is for your baby's health?

Screening for disorders

There's a good reason every new baby will have a Band-Aid on his heel—and it's not just because the state mandates it.