There’s a lot of advice about how not to let your kids watch TV. But what’s the most important factor in helping young children to take in television responsibly?
Weight is never an easy subject, but it can be especially dicey when parents broach the issue of eating habits and weight with their teens.
In the first study to experimentally investigate the phenomenon, researchers say it’s the unfulfilled ambitions of moms and dads that fuel their pushy parenting.
How are our daughters supposed to grow up to be ‘Lean In’–worthy execs if most of the play mops and stoves are labeled for girls?
It’s a study in mice, but results from an intriguing experiment suggests that having one or two parents can affect new nerve growth in the brain, and that male and females respond differently to these influences.
You’re asked a lot of questions when you’re an assistant coach for your son’s Little League team, as I was for two years, but with a new season underway I’m reminded that the two I heard most often last year were also the …
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.