Kid’s birthdays are always a special occasion but no mother imagines celebrating ‘twin’ twin birthdays on the same day. That is exactly what Kim Hefer will have to do from now after she gave birth to twin boys on July 18th, which is coincidentally the same day, she gave birth to her other set of twins four year ago!
Archive for August, 2012
In a Boeing 777 (EK332), a little boy was born thousands of feet over Indio-China earlier this week. His Filipina mother, identified as “Nedz,” was only 27 weeks pregnant, so she wasn’t set to deliver for a few more months. But for whatever reason, the little boy decided that he needed to make his entrance just a couple of hours before the plane’s final destination.
For the last 40 years, psychologists, teachers and parents have believed that pretend play is a normal and important part of child development. Is this belief based on sound evidence? University of Virginia researchers don’t think so.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, in cooperation with Summer Infant, today announced a voluntary recall of about 2 million in the United States and an additional 65,000 in Canada Mother’s Touch/Deluxe Baby Bathers.
Countless studies have backed the saying, “Breast is best.” Now, thanks to a research team at Duke University Medical Center, yet another study can be added.
Children are born via surrogates every day, but it’s not every day that a child can say he was carried and delivered by his grandmother. One-week-old Madden Herbert can say that when he gets older. For right now, however, he’s your typical one-week-old infant. According his mother, Angel Herbert, little Madden is “eating like a champ and he doesn’t fuss too much.”