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Even the White House has teen tantrums
April 23 2014 at 14:50

Michelle Obama says the US President has to deal with something all parents dread - moody teenagers.

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Working mom guilt? Not so much
April 23 2014 at 12:07

Only 13 percent of working mothers say they feel guilty about spending time away from home.

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‘Pedigreed dogs just as healthy as mutts’
April 22 2014 at 14:46

Pure-bred dogs are no less healthy than their cross-breed counterparts, according to a new study.

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Mom-to-be’s weight can affect baby - study
April 22 2014 at 12:16

Pregnant women who eat too much - or too little - risk having a fat child, scientists have warned.

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13 stereotype moms you probably know
April 17 2014 at 14:46

Mothering comes in many styles. Helen Grange describes 13 stereotypical mom figures.

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Love shown in the way we sleep?
April 17 2014 at 14:36

Research shows that the position in which we sleep is highly revealing about the strength of our relationships.

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Why baby’s crying is a passion killer
April 17 2014 at 14:28

Far from being an unfortunate side effect, researchers claim there is a biological reason for an infant's crying.

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Losing sleep over costly specialists
April 17 2014 at 11:57

Everyone who snores does not have sleep apnea, says Dr Darren Green.

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31 hours of chores for stay-at-home moms
April 17 2014 at 11:56

Four out of five mothers say they spent more hours on chores involving their children than they did playing with them.

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'My friend's moaning annoys me'
April 17 2014 at 07:12

Don't let a friend's unhappy relationship run you ragged, says a wary Demetria Lucas.

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Always putting it off? Blame your parents
April 16 2014 at 14:45

Procrastination is in the genes, say scientists who studied twins about how much they caused delays.

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Race for places at top schools
April 16 2014 at 11:45

Pretoria parents took time off from home and work duties to queue for spots.

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Big family equals lower test scores
April 16 2014 at 11:45

Children from large families do worse in the classroom, according to a study.

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Looking after kids ‘dulls gran’s brain’
April 15 2014 at 15:16

Looking after the children for five days a week or more can make grandmas less mentally sharp, a study claims.

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'Kids wish parents would drive safer'
April 15 2014 at 08:41

When it comes to road safety, children might be the ones teaching their parents.

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Big business in school queues
April 15 2014 at 11:51

Queueing outside schools before the submission application process starts has become a lucrative business.

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Gain a husband, lose a friend
April 15 2014 at 11:50

A third of brides fall out with bridesmaids due to jealousy and rows over dresses, writes Lucy Waterlow.

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Kids showing symptoms of ‘tablet addiction’
April 15 2014 at 11:50

Teachers say a growing number of pupils turn up for lessons exhausted because they spend hours using their iPads.

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Headache cures for kids
April 14 2014 at 14:53

If your child is coming home from school with headaches every day, it's time to make a few changes.

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Kids, what planet do we live on?
April 14 2014 at 14:49

They sound like basic questions - but it seems they are too much for some children.

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