The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) says it’s “in the best interests” of the children.
Parents who talk to their kids about their own, past drug may not be helping their kids to avoid drugs.
A new study in the “Journal of Child and Family Studies” found that being overly involved in your grownup kids’ lives can do more harm than good
Some of the best parenting advice may come from unusual places—the military, gamers and financial experts.
Encouragement and praise can come in many forms, and some ways are better for child development than others
Parents try to be fair, but children pick up on subtle differences in the way they are treated.
A perplexed parent asks the Emily Post Institute how children should address adults in an age of informality
Want to teach your children about money? Start by including them in some of your financial decision-making. Here’s how
A Texas school district changes its corporal-punishment policy — by expanding rather than limiting teachers’ rights to paddle students. Is spanking really the best way to discipline kids?
In journalist Janice Min’s new book, the author shares health, beauty and fitness tips from celebrity trainers, doctors and the stars themselves
The controversy surrounding journalist Naomi Wolf’s new book, Vagina: A Cultural History — an exploration of the brain-vagina connection — has brought fresh attention to the nature and neuroscience of female sexuality. …
A mother reflects on the innate desire to protect our children.