Road Tripping—Baby Style

BY CLAIRE BIENVENU   JUL 2016 Recently, my husband and I took a 10-hour trip by car with our 2-month-old baby. Fortunately, our daughter did beautiful…

Help! My Child Has Separation Anxiety

BY CHRISTIE DEL AMO JOHNSON   JUL 2016 The Do’s and Don’ts of Breaking Away At nine months, Christine Botthof’s son, Chase, got a serious case of sepa…

Premature Birth Awareness

By Jamie Lober    JUL 2016 It is hard to imagine what a one pound baby looks like. “Four hundred babies are born each week in Georgia premature and on…

Let Sleeping Babies Lie

BY SHARON PENCHINA, C.HT., AND DR. STUART HOFFMAN Help Baby Go to Sleep  As any new parent knows, infants do not sleep like babies. Neither do mothers…

Tips for Bonding with your Baby

BY DR. CARON B. GOODE The bonding period for you and your baby begins long before birth. As your baby grows and develops within you, the special relat…

Hush Little Baby

BY JAMIE LOBER  Every parent has experienced a sleepless night—or ten. It is important to remember that you cannot always cater to your baby’s every w…

Guide for First-Time Parents

EDITED BY LARISSA HIRSCH, M.D. You’ve survived 9 months of pregnancy. You’ve made it through the excitement of labor and delivery, and now you’re read…

Is My Baby Ready For Solids?

GFM   NOV 2015 YUMMY! Is my baby ready to eat solids?  How can you tell if your baby is ready to embark on a culinary journey bound to stimulate baby’…