Are you guilty of that sing-song tone when talking to a baby?

Researchers say, yes, it does get their attention, but don't dumb it down.

New research finds the sooner you start explaining the world to your baby the better - make connections.

One expert urges mothers to have actual conversations with their little ones.

While they may not understand, they'll still benefit.

Also, reading to your child for 10 minutes a day is a step in the right direction.

And, turn off the TV.

Research shows it doesn't help young children learn language.