"We suspect bad dreams don't happen until kids are 2 or 3 and have a better notion of being afraid and an active imagination that can conjure up boogeymen," says Dr. Hiccups are caused when the diaphragm, the respiratory muscle at the base of the chest, gets irritated and spasms.
Since a baby's stomach and torso are small, it doesn't take much to fill his tummy to the brim and push it up into the diaphragm.
Unlike adult sweat, however, baby perspiration isn't stinky.
Liz Hammett, 36, soared to internet stardom this week after a series of hilarious text message conversations she’d had with her mother went viral.
The Ohio-based prankster began documenting their exchanges on Facebook in an album she titled “Texts from my Mother.” After screenshots were shared on Reddit on Sunday, April 3, they quickly racked up more than 200,000 views.
Some claim that babies are born with the ability to feel and express four basic emotions -- including happiness -- and others argue that infants learn to identify and communicate different feelings only through experiences with other humans.
But they all agree that your newborn doesn't get the punch line of your hilarious jokes.