Unless the whole United Kingdom lines up for Brexit confessionals—The Only Way Is Brexit, anyone?—we don’t have much, beyond geographical voting data, to help us understand the souls who just delivered this momentous political upheaval. But...Show More Summary
Parents, and especially fathers, play a vital role in developing healthy behaviors in young adults and helping to prevent obesity in their children. When it came to predicting whether a young male will become overweight or obese, the mother-son relationship mattered far less than the relationship between father and son.
Your kids need to know the truth, but how you talk about it matters. Here’s help. It goes without saying that the most recent massacre in Orlando has the world shaken. Parents have their own set of worries around the safety of their children. And […]
Wondering if you share the parenting responsibilities equally in your home? The funny moms behind the Breakwomb are here to help you decide.
Dr. Deborah Gilboa tells parents that chores are important to help build character, and they can start as early as 18 months of age.
A new study is testing whether an intervention with parents and teachers can help children with autism transfer newly acquired social communication skills from home into school.
A smartphone app designed to support parents of premature infants as they transition from neonatal intensive care unit to home
Becky: My 8 yr. old nephew has been in dire need of psych help since the age of 3. He has been labeled ODD but the truth is his mother is an alcoholic addict. She is LEGALLY the only one who can take him to psych. How can we LEGALLY make her? We are watching his anger and strife grow and his life will go down the drain. He has threatened to kill her. The...Read more
Parents! How many of you have kids who love LEGO, but are sick of having it in ever crevice of your home? New on Kickstarter, the Makers Chest is a dynamic storage system for Legos and toys. It cleans up the mess and helps reinforceShow More Summary
Today's newborns could be the first generation to be tracked from birth
Parents in desperate need of a nanny at the last minute will now have an app to find their very own Mary Poppins. Manhattan-based Hello Sitter launched Wednesday in the Apple App Store. Entrepreneur... To view the full story, click the title link.
The absence of family friendly social policies helps explain why moms and dads aren't feeling so carefree. “The days are long, but the years are short,” goes the old saying. That’s true of life itself, but the phrase has become a mantra...Show More Summary
Doing laundry is an unavoidable part of being a parent, so whenever a product comes along that can make our laundry life a little easier, we’re always interested. Liquid laundry packets are a great example—they’re easy to use, don’tShow More Summary
I love babies and children. I just adore being around them, even when they’re stinky and in need of a diaper change or help on the potty. I’m that weirdo who gets excited to see a toddler coming up the aisle in their parent’s arms on an airplane, hoping I’ll have a new peek-a-boo partner for the... Continue reading
"Ten years ago, after my baby was taken from me, there was no team of people to ensure a common goal of safety and reunification. What I needed more than anything was help, support and even just a kind word." For many parents in theShow More Summary
Before embarking on a two-year fitness journey, Redditor trustedloki weighed 230 pounds at 5'9''. His sedentary gaming lifestyle got to him -- and having unsupportive parents didn't help. He became increasingly dissatisfied with his own body and decided to do something about it. Show More Summary
It may not happen often, but it's tragic when it does – parents forget that their baby is riding in the back seat of their car, so they leave them in there when they park, and the infant subsequently succumbs to heat stroke. To helpShow More Summary
Part of the Stonewall Community Foundation, the Dad Fund raises money and awareness for organizations that help LGBT youth and same-sex parents alike.
Being a parent is tough. Being a single parent is even tougher. Beach-combing with dad. Photo by YoTuT via Flickr. So on this Father's Day 2016, here's a shout out to the millions of dads who are taking care of their kids on their own. Show More Summary
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