Baby Care Basics

Learn the basics of how to care for your new baby with helpful how-to videos and step-by-step instructions that will have new moms feeling like experts in no time!

How to Treat Baby's First Fever

Fever in infants can be scary, but don't panic, mama! Read all about baby temperature, and find out how to safely treat your child's first fever.

How to Clear Baby's Nose

A stuffy nose can mean one cranky baby -- especially since newborns know how to breathe only through their little nostrils at first. Here are some steps to relieve your baby's discomfort, stat.

How to Freeze and Unfreeze Breast Milk

Find out how to properly store and use frozen breast milk.

How to Relieve Baby's Gas

When your baby is gassy, he may need some help to ease the pressure. Try one or all of these soothing steps to relieve baby's gas.

5 Ways You're Cleaning Your Baby Wrong

From the very first wipedown to the nightly bath, Ari Brown, M.D., founder of 411 Pediatrics and the author of Expecting 411, Baby 411, and Toddler 411, explains what you may be doing wrong.

How to Heat a Bottle

Whether it's filled with formula or breast milk, learn the safe way to warm up Baby's bottle.

How to Use Cloth Diapers

Beth Eckert, founder of The Cloth Diaper Connection ( shares her tips on using this eco-friendly product.

How to Treat Baby Acne

Simple solutions for soothing irritated skin and getting rid of your baby's acne.

How to Burp Your Baby

To prevent mealtime discomfort, follow our guide to burping an infant.

Baby Registry Guide for Small Spaces

Nothing makes a home feel like a closet faster than a bunch of baby gear. If maximizing square footage is a priority--and really, when is it not?--stick with products that are streamlined or serve multiple purposes. We rounded up the best space-savers on the market--add these to your registry, stat!

C-Section Babies May Benefit From a Simple Swab

A study suggests a simple swab could offer C-section babies protective benefits similar to those received during a vaginal delivery.

The Best Reason Yet to Take Parenting Classes

The research indicates that parenting classes undertaken before birth not only prepare the parents in meaningful ways, but also benefit babies at birth.

Quiz: Test Your Newborn Care IQ

Congratulations! You've got a new member of your family who requires lots of love and special care. How much do you know about diapering, bathing, and feeding your newborn? Take our quiz and find out.

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How to Travel with Baby in the Car

Make sure your next road trip with Baby is a success using these travel tips.

How to Give a Baby CPR

Follow these step-by-step instructions on how to give a baby CPR if your little one chokes or is unconscious.

Cleaning Baby's Messiest Parts

Here's how to handle those messy tasks of baby care -- from drippy noses to dirty diapers.

Nursing Roadblocks

Here's how to overcome common nursing problems and keep on breastfeeding.

How to Brush Baby's Teeth

Even if she's still all gums, you can take steps to keeping her heart-melting smile healthy. Use these tips when brushing baby's teeth.

How to Introduce a Baby to Swimming

Getting your tot used to the water and teaching baby to swim can be fun for both of you!

How to Track Baby's Feedings, Diapers, and Sleep

Learn how to create a few simple charts in order to keep track of Baby's health.

How to Fold Baby Clothes

Tips to help you fold and organize your baby's tiny garments.

How to Get a Savings Plan In Place for Baby's Future

Whether it's for college or a safety net, here are some simple ways to save money for your little one.

How to Introduce Your Baby to the Water

Follow these pointers to keep learning to swim safe and fun.

How to Change a Diaper

Get step-by-step instructions on changing your baby's diaper and preventing diaper rash.