This Q&A column addresses questions from real patients about health care costs. Have a question you'd like to see answered? Submit it to AskChristina@nerdwallet.com. Question: We are expecting a baby in six months and trying to get an accurate estimate of how much we'll have to pay out of pocket after our health insurance pays its portion. Show More Summary
Try as I might, my sadness that I'm done having children is making me cling to my littlest being little for as long as possible. More » It Can Be Hard To Avoid Babying Your Youngest Child is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfec...
As a robust young man and future health professional, I lead a healthy life by maintaining a healthy body weight in order to minimize my risk of getting certain diseases in the future. There are a myriad of reasons that can explain why...Show More Summary
High school seniors from New Hampshire are skipping their senior trip and donating the entire treasury to help their principal fight cancer.
Cleveland Indians players and coaches are shaving their heads in support of teammate Mike Aviles, as his 4-year-old fights leukemia.
Work comes in many forms, and for some that means having responsibilities both at home and at a job. I only work part-time, but even that is enough to leave me Googling "how to balance work and motherhood" with bleary eyes at three in the morning while my little one thinks it's play time. Show More Summary
A new study suggests that drinking a few cups of coffee each day could lower a man’s risk for erectile dysfunction. Researchers from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston found that men who drank at least two cups of coffee each day had a 42 percent reduction in erectile dysfunction problems. Show More Summary
When a mother in the Philippines posted a series of sickening photos of child abuse on her Facebook page, she didn't expect child advocates from across the globe to get involved... but thank goodness that's what happened. The disturbing...Show More Summary
We've just recently moved into a new home, which means lots of sorting, deleting, packing, and then unpacking of our years of accumulations. Now that we are in an empty nest, we've downsized our home and changed geographies to meet our new lifestyle. Show More Summary
Every summer, I vow to make a summertime bucket list with my family. Have you ever seen one of these? They're a list of ideas to spark a summer full of enjoyment and learning. They can be as ambitious as a trip abroad, as fun as a day at the zoo or as simple as a campout in the backyard. Show More Summary
To the man at the Eden Prairie AMC theater, It's 3:00 a.m. here in Waconia, MN. Somewhere in this area are two men sleeping the night away, while my pillow gets heavier and heavier with my tears. You will never remember me. But, I will...Show More Summary
Here in the Washington, D.C., area, there's a story that has generated a lot of attention: The case of the free-range parents. A Maryland couple has allowed their 10- and 6-year-olds to play outside and walk home from a park, unsupervised,...Show More Summary
If I'm honest with myself, I really believe caring for little children is a young person's game, and by young, I mean younger than me. Of course, I'm not advocating teenage pregnancy, but there are many, many days when I wish I had the level of energy I did when I was 16, or even 26. Show More Summary
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Congratulations, graduating class of 2015! You just successfully completed the easiest 18 years of your life. In the coming weeks, you will lose most of your friends, the social status you fought so hard for during high school and your excuse to live at home for free. Show More Summary
The deadline for my latest book is fast approaching. In fact, I should be sitting here figuring out a final schedule, working back from the delivery day, June 17. I need two weeks for printing: Let's aim for June 1. That leaves me less...Show More Summary
It's one of those meaningless truisms of the before: people tell you, with a sigh or a smile, that life changes once you have kids. Sure, you think. Whatever. You're tired of the advice before you even give birth. And then kids happen, and you're so busy you can't even see the change, aside from all the new fluids and messes. Show More Summary
Sometimes, having a life outside the home and apart from your children isn't the best plan. More » 10 Reasons Moms Should Never Spend Time Away From Their Kids, Ever is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
Toddlers are dictators, so when in Toddler Town, you must follow their laws. TODAY Parenting Team's Bree Smith shares 42 of the craziest.
A Kansas City mom's new app makes it easy for parents to create custom-illustrated tiles with their child's 'deep thought' on it.