A mum has been left terrified after hooligans launched a firework just 10 feet from her front gate.
Boys born with lower-than-average weight are at higher risk of having fertility problems in later life, according to research.
Babies born by Caesarean section are no more likely to become obese in later life than those born naturally, a study suggests.
A father has delighted social media by sharing the moment he turns his severely deaf daughter’s hearing aids on in the morning.
Introducing peanuts and eggs to high-risk babies as early as three months could prevent them from developing allergies to those foods in later life, a study suggests.
So-called designer babies genetically selected for looks and intelligence are still far from becoming a reality, scientists say.
Watching a newborn hiccup might make parents anxious but scientists say this involuntary process could be an important part of brain development.
John Legend and Kelly Clarkson have re-written the classic Christmas song Baby, It’s Cold Outside after it proved controversial in the wake of the #MeToo movement.
Stress during pregnancy could affect brain development of premature babies, according to new research.
Unborn babies exposed to a common chemical found in plastics are at higher risk of developing problems with their lungs and breathing when they are older, according to new research.
Scientists have been able to “unpick” the effects of the genetics of a mother and her baby on the child’s birth weight for the first time, researchers say.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will be preparing for the arrival of their first child, as Meghan enters the final weeks of her pregnancy.
A baby girl born with a "malformed" twin inside her stomach without a brain has successfully undergone emergency surgery 24 hours later to remove it.
Lauara Gallazzi’s voice falters as she says: “I should be preparing for a fifth birthday party.”
Baby River Lochlann Kydd has given his delighted mum and dad the best gift ever after being allowed home in time for Christmas.
Eddie Murphy and his fiancee Paige Butcher have a new baby boy.
Premature baby River born 14 weeks early defies all the odds as Dundee family hope he’s home for Christmas
A baby born 14 weeks premature in Dundee has beaten all the odds to survive and is now a healthy and thriving little bundle of joy.
A quick-thinking dad who delivered his baby daughter at home on the bathroom floor used his Apple headphones to tie off the tot’s umbilical cord.
Rebecca Lamont was looking forward to the future while trying on her wedding dress – happy and excited about what lay ahead.
Brigitte Nielsen says she has given birth at age 54.