The percentage of young people using condoms has stalled, while STD rates are on the rise
Family & Parenting
Infants were better able to process repeated sounds, showing a maturity of brain function
Everybody pretty much agrees that women make less money on average than men. Whether that means that women should march into their office and demand a raise is a completely different and much more complicated question. Below are 10 things you should know about the difference in men and women’s earnings, with charts!
1. Women who work …
Do as I say, not as I do. Sounds good in theory, but as every mom and dad knows, it doesn’t work as a parenting tactic. Now there’s more evidence that kids may mimic their parents behaviors, even when it comes to the quality of …
Stricter criteria on international adoptions means more kids are left in institutions longer, which could be detrimental to their physical and mental health, says a new study from an adoption group.
For six consecutive years, the U.S. has successfully lowered the rate of preterm births, to 11.5%. But that still falls short of the March of Dimes goal.
You couldn’t blame Maryland Attorney General Douglas Gansler if he poured himself a stiff drink this week.
New big-brother devices for tracking teen drivers are meant to keep accidents and deaths among teen drives down. But are they too big-brother and not enough good-mother (or father)?
Figuring out when a pregnancy is “term” should become a little easier, thanks to new criteria released by obstetricians and gynecologists (OB-GYNs).
Donated or sold breast milk contains bacteria and sometimes salmonella
The average age of women who used donor eggs in 2010 was 41
Methods like IVF have brought 2.5 million babies into the world in the last six years alone
Getting children to bed on time can be a chore, but it could pay off with fewer behavioral problems later on.