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Get slang savvy to protect your child

If you thought you had teenage internet-speak cracked by getting to grips, think again.

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What to do about a bump on the head

Lorraine Candy has seen her share of childhood accidents...

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‘My daughter’s jealous of her baby sister’

Without the added threat of having a little sister come in and take Mom away, being four is already a pretty rough gig, says Meghan Leahy.

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The teen equivalent of the Topsy Turvy
October 9 2014 at 14:00

Try going to Topshop with pre-teen girls and it's like competing in the retail version of The Hunger Games, writes Lorraine Candy.

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Think you’re ready for baby? Think again
October 6 2014 at 13:53

Becoming a parent is commonly imagined to be a joyful and 'natural' life event, but the reality is often very different.

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The perils of parenting iChildren
October 3 2014 at 14:05

Allison Slater Tate says parenting in the age of iEverything is really challenging...

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‘My daughter isn’t competitive’
October 3 2014 at 13:56

Parenting coach Meghan Leahy says a father needs to see his child for who she is and what she loves.

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Children ‘make dads work harder’
September 30 2014 at 11:52

Fathers work harder than men who do not have children, according to an analysis of working lives in the EU.

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Teens rise to occasion with ‘flour babies’
September 29 2014 at 11:54

A school project is getting pupils up in the night to attend to their 'children'.

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Braces? Run for your life...
September 25 2014 at 14:01

Lorraine Candy hates going to the dentist - especially when the subject of braces for her children comes up.

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‘My 7-year-old can’t handle anger’
September 25 2014 at 11:51

Parenting coach Meghan Leahy tells a worried mom that she needs to play with her son.

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‘No princess party for my daughter’
September 23 2014 at 13:42

A British TV anthropologist has banned her four-year-old daughter from having a princess party.

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Will your baby have an unhappy marriage?
September 22 2014 at 11:58

Samantha Rodman describes an experiment which is the springboard for an entire field of research.

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