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59 test positive for TB after Las Vegas outbreak

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas public health officials say dozens of people linked to a tuberculosis outbreak at a neonatal unit have tested positive for the disease. The Southern Nevada Health District reported on […]

12/23/2013

Frankie Thevenot, 3, plays with an iPad in his bedroom at his home in Metairie, La.  (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Group wants Fisher Price iPad bouncy seat recall

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ahh, the first year of a baby’s life — learning to sit up, crawl, even walk. But how about playtime in a bouncy seat with an iPad and some cool apps? Fisher-Price […]

12/10/2013

How to fight a baby video, posted on YouTube.

‘How to Fight a Baby’ video a viral hit

Gavin McInnes, a New York writer and father of three, posted a YouTube video Monday called “How to Fight a Baby,” and it immediately took off, thanks to some killer wrestling moves he demonstrates on […]

11/26/2013

The chapel inside the Eastern Visayas Regional Medical Center in Tacloban, Philippines is now being used to care for infants after Typhoon Haiyan destroyed the original facility of the hospital.  Saturday, November 16, 2013. (AP Photo/David Guttenfelder)

Newborn babies fight for life in chapel-hospital

TACLOBAN, Philippines (AP) — Althea Mustacisa was born three days ago in the aftermath of the killer typhoon that razed the eastern Philippines. And for every one of those three days, she has struggled to […]

11/16/2013

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Boys a bit more likely than girls to be born early

WASHINGTON (AP) — Boys are slightly more likely to be born premature than girls, and they tend to fare worse, too, says a new report on the health of the world’s newborns. “This is a […]

11/14/2013

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Baby illnesses tied to parents nixing newborn shot

ATLANTA (AP) — Health officials are reporting four Tennessee cases of a rare infant illness that have been linked to parents refusing a routine shot for newborns. The four Nashville-area infants suffered brain or stomach […]

11/14/2013

In Germany babies can be registered as neither sex

BERLIN (AP) — A new law has gone into effect allowing German parents to register their newborn babies as neither male nor female if they were born with traits of both sexes. The German Parliament […]

11/01/2013

The Royal Baby, George Alexander Louis (AP Photo/John Stillwell, Pool)

Prince George will get Romanian meadow for baptism

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Babies often receive flowers at their christening. But Britain’s Prince George will receive a wildflower meadow in the Transylvanian hills, a friend of his grandfather Prince Charles said Tuesday. “If we […]

10/22/2013

This photo provided by Banner Desert Medical Center in Mesa, Ariz. shows Deonee, one of five quintuplets born Friday, Sept. 6, 2013 in Mesa, Ariz. (AP Photo/Courtesy of Banner Desert Medical Center)

Family doubles as mom gives birth to quintuplets

PHOENIX (AP) — A Las Vegas mother is resting Wednesday after delivering a healthy set of quintuplets in a suburban Phoenix hospital, bringing five new additions to her family’s already full house. Evonne Derrico, 33, […]

09/11/2013

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San Diego infant left in car dies; parents arrested

EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) – Authorities have arrested the parents of a four-month-old infant who died after being left inside a car overnight at a San Diego County apartment complex. El Cajon Police Lt. Frank […]

07/28/2013

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