What are infants actually thinking? We know that young children are continually learning from the behavior of people around them. But can they appreciate what others are feeling? DW looks at a study investigating how children develop empathy.
Dutch researchers thought the erectile dysfunction drug could help underdeveloped fetuses, but it appears to have led to fatal consequences. Some pregnant women who took the drug saw their babies develop lung conditions.
India has ordered immediate checks to be carried out at all childcare homes run by a religious order set up by Mother Teresa. The move comes after a nun and a charity worker were accused of selling babies.
Hundreds of thousands of babies could be saved each year if they received enough breast milk, UNICEF says. The world's richest countries have the lowest breastfeeding rates despite the benefits for baby and mother.
French firm Lactalis is recalling 12 million baby food items globally following a major scandal. There are growing fears that more infants could get infected with salmonella, not only in France. Lisa Louis reports.
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