Getting Cats and Babies to Coexist:
Another Gem regarding newborns and family cats. Theres more to read in the actual article.
"Have someone bring home a baby blanket or item of clothing with the new baby's scent before you return from the hospital so the cats can become accustomed to the scent. Upon arriving home, let someone else hold the newborn so you can greet your cat and give him some affection."