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Brand new edition of Baby 411 now available!

The brand new, updated 6th edition of Baby 411 is here! A best-seller since its release in 2003 with over 400,000 copies in print, Baby 411 is the go-to guide for new parents that answers all your questions about baby’s first year. And since we update the book every two years, you can assured of […]

Access the expert advice from Baby 411 24/7 on your iPad, phone or computer with the new

Like Then you’ll love our new site for the Baby 411 series! The revamped debuts today with a fresh new design: now you can read ALL the advice from our best-selling Baby 411 series online. Yep, every last question and answer from Baby 411, Expecting 411 and Toddler 411 is now online. And best […]

New 10th edition of Baby Bargains now available! Special price, now $14.95!

20 years! Yes, this is the 20th year anniversary edition of Baby Bargains! To celebrate, we are offering a special price of $14.95 (regularly $17.95) for the brand new 10th edition of Baby Bargains! This new 10th edition adds the latest tips and advice on getting bargains on baby gear, including: Expanded reviews of video monitors, including […]

How to e-gift a 411 ebook

Need a last minute gift idea for a pregnant friend or co-worker? Or parents of a newborn? Consider e-gifting a copy of our 411 ebooks (Baby 411, Toddler 411, Expecting 411)! Yes, you can actually e-gift one of our ebooks for both Amazon’s Kindle and Barnes & Noble’s Nook (sorry, no Apple iBook gifting yet). […]

Government bans drop-side cribs

As was widely anticipated, the Consumer Product Safety Commission today voted to ban the sale of drop-side cribs. According to the Associated Press, the government took the move “after the deaths of more than 30 infants and toddlers in the past decade and millions of recalls.” This means that beginning in June, all cribs sold in […]

FDA Recalls Hyland's Teething Tablets!

Most of my readers and patients know that I have never recommended Hyland’s Teething Tablets, so it is no surprise to me that the FDA has declared a recall on this product. Because the tablets are homeopathic, the FDA has not been required to assess them for safety or therapeutic benefit. (A convenient loop hole […]