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This story describes what we know about the development of the sense of smell and the sense of taste in newborns.
This website, developed by the Mayo Clinic, provides suggestions for when and how to start potty training toddlers.
This story describes the problem with global hunger and the effects of childhood malnutrition on later development.
Dr. Gwen Dewar describes changes in newborns sleep patterns and what parents can do to help their baby develop good sleep habits.
This story explains the health benefits of immunization and what is being done around the world to ensure children are receiving life-saving vaccinations.