Parents Daily News Roundup
Obesity-Linked Diabetes in Children Resists Treatment
Not only are more children developing type 2 diabetes, but the disease progresses more quickly and is more difficult to control, a new study has found.
Study: Pacifiers May Help, Not Hurt, Breast-Feeding
A few pediatricians are questioning the commonly held belief that pacis meddle with a newborn’s breast-feeding. And in a complete about-face, the latest research suggests that pacifiers may encourage breast-feeding.
Women Have Too Much Faith in Pill, Condoms
Many women may think birth control pills and condoms are better at pregnancy prevention than they actually are, a new study suggests.
Claims of Woman Pregnant With 9 Babies Debunked
Reports that a Mexican woman is pregnant with nine babies are not true, according to El Diario de Coahuila, the local newspaper in the town were the woman lives.
Texas Couple Pen a ‘Bucket List’ for Their Baby With Fatal Illness
Mike and Laura Canahuati’s blog about their nearly 6-month-old daughter, who is expected to die by age 2 because of a genetic disorder, began as an efficient way to keep family and friends in touch about baby Avery’s health.