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Everyone knows newborn babies smell amazing, but are you inhaling exactly? And what does it do to your brain?
They mow down any and every obstacle and discomfort their child could possibly face in an effort to protect them from hardship. But are they really setting them up for failure?
The number of teens sexting in the U.S. is on the rise, despite it being a serious crime. How do parents make sure their kids don't end up on the wrong side of the law?
Many teens want to work to earn extra cash, but could a part-time job during school have a negative effect?
What's so wrong with letting your kids walk home from school by themselves? Free-range parents hope to make their children happier and more resilient by allowing them to explore on their own. But not everyone agrees with this style of parenting.
Although we associate adoption mainly with children, there are many good reasons why one adult may adopt another. There are also some fraudulent ones too.
An app developed by a UCLA scientist and mother was originally designed for deaf parents, but hearing parents can benefit too.
The U.S. birth rate has plummeted since 1976. Is this a trend we should be worried about?
Gender reveal parties are fun, but they may also reinforce stereotypes.
Among the tragic cases of teens being cyberbullied, there is a sad subgroup of teens who cyberbully themselves.
A first-of-its-kind study out of The Ohio State University found that new dads don't necessarily pull their weight when it comes to child care and housework.
This BrainStuff video explains nominative determinism, the phenomenon that the name a person is given may have a significant impact on the path of their life.
You can add exposure to artificial light to the long list of factors that may affect your body mass index — and maybe even cause cancer.
In the U.S., few companies offered parental leave for fathers — and men often felt a stigma if they took it. But the millennial generation is changing that.
Every kid dreams of having the ultimate play fort. Here are 10 you can build for your child to make those dreams come true.
It's no surprise that a 2012 Gallup study found stay-at-home moms nothing like June Cleaver in "Leave it to Beaver." There were some eye-opening facts discovered about the mental state of full-time caregivers compared to their working counterparts.
These easy-to-craft gifts are beautiful, useful, and full of heart.
Keep the kids busy on rainy days, long car trips, or at the park with these easy scavenger hunt ideas.
Turn snacktime into a creativity-boosting enterprise with these good-enough-to-eat crafts.
Bring your favorite aromatherapy scents with you wherever you go by using scented jewelry.
Relax your body and your mind during pregnancy with these simple methods.
Ready to trade your full-time job for full-time parenting? Here's what you need to know first.
Think outside the box with these creative crafts for kids.
If you've never tried scented pillow inserts, you may be missing out on a better night's sleep.
Make sure your 'me' time is stress-free, relaxing and productive.