A bill to establish a statewide newborn home nurse visitation program in New Jersey was signed into law by Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday. CBS2's Meg Baker spoke with a mother who says a visit saved her life.
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Gov. Phil Murphy Signs Bill Establishing Statewide Newborn Home Nurse Visitation Program Into LawA bill to establish a statewide newborn home nurse visitation program in New Jersey was signed into law by Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday. CBS2's Meg Baker spoke with a mother who says a visit saved her life.
Federal Regulators Set Safety Standards For Infant SleepersAfter the deaths of more than 100 babies were linked to unregulated infant sleep products, federal regulators are now setting safety standards.
Moms Helping Moms Provides Assistance Buying Diapers, Other Basics To Parents In NeedOne in three families in the United States cannot afford enough diapers to keep their babies clean and healthy, and a New Jersey organization says things have gotten much worse this year because of the pandemic; CBS2's Meg Baker reports.
Paid Surrogacy Now Legal In New YorkA big change in New York starts Monday for couples and singles struggling to start a family. CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
New York State To Establish Free Diaper Program At Food BanksNew York is starting a program to help families in need with free diapers.
Report: Some Baby Food Found To Have Significant Levels Of ToxinsA new government report found several baby food products contain toxic heavy metals; CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports.
New Moms Face Unique Mental Health Challenges During Coronavirus PandemicLiving through the pandemic is difficult for all families juggling work, school and stress, but one group facing unique mental health challenges is new moms; Naomi Ruchim reports for CBS2.
New Moms Get Virtual Support Amid Coronavirus PandemicFor new moms and families, welcoming a baby during a pandemic is proving to be stressful, especially when living in isolation; Danya Bacchus reports for CBS2.
Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome A Greater Threat To Children Than First ThoughtWith 93 cases known across New York, physicians are increasingly concerned about a rare disease that seems to follow in children exposed to COVID-19 coronavirus. CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports.
Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome Greater Threat To Children Than First ThoughtWith 93 cases known across New York, physicians are increasingly concerned about a rare disease that seems to follow in children exposed to COVID-19 coronavirus. CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports.
2 New York Boys Die Of Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome Amid PandemicA 7-year-old boy died late last week at Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital in Valhalla. Dr. Michael Gewitz said he suffered neurological complications from what is now called pediatric multi-system inflammatory syndrome. CBS2's Tara Jakeway reports.
Gov. Cuomo Shares Warning On New Disease Affecting Children Amid PandemicDuring his COVID-19 update on May 8, New York's Gov. Andrew Cuomo spoke about the case of a New York City boy who died after coming down with an illness affecting dozens of children in New York State.
Coronavirus Survivor Meets Newborn Daughter For First Time Over 1 Month After Emergency C-SectionJust in time for Mother's Day, a New Jersey mom who survived the coronavirus met her newborn daughter for the first time.
How Parents Can Help Kids Cope With Coronavirus WorriesSocial distancing has been tough for all of us, especially for kids. CBS2's Cindy Hsu speaks with an expert for some advice.
How Does Coronavirus Affect Pregnancy And Newborns?Pregnant women are being urged to avoid contact with others as the number of COVID-19 infections grows. CBS2's Meg Baker reports.
Parenting Expert Offers Tips On How To Keep Kids Safe, Healthy & Comfortable On VacationParenting and lifestyle expert Amanda Mushro says there are some gadgets, gizmos, tips, tricks and toys you may want to look into. CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas and Cindy Hsu reports.
How To Prevent And Deal With Childhood ObesityPediatrician Dr. Michael Ronan, with ProHEALTH Care, says he finds obesity to be the most significant pediatric health issue in the Tri-State Area.
'Sesame Street Live' Returns To MSGEveryone's favorite muppets are throwing a party in the new show coming to Madison Square Garden. Juanita Dilia Olivio joined CBS2's Hazel Sanchez and Cindy Hsu with a sneak peak.
Hot New Playthings On Their Way To Toy Fair 2020 At Javits CenterThe Javits Center will transform into toy land as this year’s Toy Fair takes over from Feb. 22 to Feb. 25, 2020. Parenting and lifestyle expert Amanda Mushro shares a sneak peek with CBS2's Hazel Sanchez and Cindy Hsu.
Consumer Alert: Baby Stroller RecallThe company Baby Trend is pulling four mini-strollers from its Tango line.
Spike In Dangerous Lung Infections In BabiesDoctors warn of a spike in dangerous respiratory infections in babies. CBSN New York's Jennifer McLogan reports.
First Babies Born On Long Island In 2020Two families on Long Island welcomed the first babies of the new year on Wednesday.
New York City Welcomes First Babies Of 2020CBS2's Cindy Hsu has the latest on the first babies born in New York City on New Year's Day.
Meet First Babies Born In NYC In 2020Two New York City hospitals say they welcomed the city's first babies born in 2020 at the stroke of midnight.