Parenting

You Weren't Born a Narcissist. Your Parents Made You One.
March 09, 2015

A new study sheds light on parental praise.

This Scientific Breakthrough Could Ruin Conservatives' Final Argument Against Same-Sex Marriage
February 27, 2015

No, children raised by gay parents aren't more likely to have emotional issues.

What It's Like to Raise Your Children Speaking Esperanto
February 19, 2015

Two-year-old Gabriel Nacu is beginning to string together full sentences in the made-up language of Esperanto.

How to Get Pregnant With a Racquetball
The DIY crowd is revolutionizing artificial insemination
December 11, 2014

Meet the women who are taking fertilization into their own hands.

Disagree With Doctors' Diagnosis of Your Kid and You Might Get Arrested
The scary, confusing world of "medical neglect"
September 08, 2014

This is what happened when parents removed their child from a hospital against a doctor's orders.

New Dads Get More Breaks than New Moms in the Office
August 20, 2014

25% of people found it "admirable" when a man took care of his kids. Only 3% thought so about women. 

Your Baby's Pacifier Could Be Stunting His Emotional Growth
August 12, 2014

If you really want to bond with your baby, ditch the binky.

Men Can Be Just as "Maternal" As Women, According to Neuroscience
July 25, 2014

Brain research shows that fathers who are secondary to a female caregiver are more engaged as thinkers and planners. But men raising a child without a female partner were found to have the same level of emotional response as a mother.

Bring Back the Wet Nurse!
A solution for working mothers that has been around for centuries
July 22, 2014

It might be the answer for stressed-out moms who want their babies breastfed.

Kids Can Tell When You're Not Telling the Whole Truth
And they know to act on it
June 18, 2014

And they know they should act on it. 

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