In an effort to reduce the risk of all sleep-related infant deaths, the American Academy of Pediatrics' (AAP) updated policy statement and technical report includes recommendations on how to create a safe sleep environment.
An extensive list of milestones for premature babies up to 5 years of age, with a more detailed focus on the first 2 years.
This website focuses on actions you and others can take to help your baby sleep safely and to reduce your baby's risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and other sleep-related causes of infant death.
This paper discusses the impact of maternal depression on the social and emotional health of young children.
Early Head Start focuses on helping parents find the best ways for stimulating the child’s thinking, movement, and social skills. Through education and community collaboration Early Head Start helps families promote healthy prenatal outcomes, identify and accomplish school readiness goals, and strengthen children’s physical, social/emotional, and cognitive skills. It also supports the achievement of parents’ goals, such as economic independence.
Packet that describes how to bond with preterm babies, both in the NICU and transitioning home.
An article for parents to know normal sleeping patterns of thier children. It also offers advice on making sleep safer for very young children.
Website for parents to learn about premature births, understand what happens in premature births, and see research on premature births and children.
Information about colicky babies and what to do with crying babies.
Tired of being awake at all hours with your baby? Use these simple tips to help your little one sleep through the night