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Womb transplants give hope to thousands
December 8 2014 at 11:20

Two women become the first ever to have children using the very womb that brought them into the world a generation earlier.

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Fido does really understand your voice
December 5 2014 at 14:20

Dogs have been man's best friend for thousands of years. Now scientists think they've found the root.

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Kiddies’ books and the race debate
December 5 2014 at 14:41

Pippi Longstocking raises questions about erasing old racial references. But are we going too far, asks Gail Sullivan.

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How 'cool' parents raise conformist kids
December 5 2014 at 14:35

Shouldn't it be a parent's role to teach children not to be sheep, asks an agitated Andrew Reiner.

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What to name baby? Ask Shonda
December 5 2014 at 12:09

Americans are increasingly turning to television for creative ideas for what to name their wee ones.

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‘Dead mom’s letters not giving me closer’
December 5 2014 at 12:08

Emily Yoffe's heart goes out to a woman faced with a dilemma on the eve of her wedding.

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Fighting the tidal wave of teen disrespect
December 4 2014 at 13:39

Lorraine Candy takes comfort in the fact that even the leader of the free world can't handle his stroppy teens. [VIDEO]

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Four in 10 have seen parents break up
December 4 2014 at 11:50

Youngsters whose mother and father have broken up are far more likely to have behaviour problems, say researchers.

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‘My daughter watches too much TV’
December 4 2014 at 11:50

Parenting coach Meghan Leahy tells a mom that she needs to set boundaries when deciding on screen time for her child.

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Parents who make their kids do too much
December 3 2014 at 13:43

Modern parenting styles may be doing more harm than good, says an expert.

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A twin dilemma, what do I do?
December 3 2014 at 12:01

Parenting coach Meghan Leahy says sometimes parents should just let children make their own decisions.

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Is this the cruelest prank ever?
December 3 2014 at 09:31

Roman Atwood may win the cruelest joke award after he tricked his wife into thinking he threw his son off the balcony. [VIDEO]

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What not to get the kids for Christmas
December 2 2014 at 13:39

Group expresses alarm that 'dangerous or toxic toys can still be found on America's store shelves' in its annual Trouble in Toyland report.

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How unsafe bedding increases SIDS risk
December 2 2014 at 11:46

Cuddly toys and loose bedding can obstruct an infant's airway and pose a suffocation risk.

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Safe to give baby paracetamol, say scientists
December 2 2014 at 11:46

According to the review of previous studies, the link between paracetamol and childhood asthma has been ‘overstated’.

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Stop giving my kids junk food
December 1 2014 at 13:37

Audrey D. Brashich wishes her kids weren't getting so much sugar from places that have nothing to do with eating.

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Broken homes make troubled teens - study
December 1 2014 at 11:17

Teenagers whose parents divorce are more likely to get poor exam results, drink alcohol and suffer eating disorders, a study found.

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Improve baby’s memory, sing a lullaby
December 1 2014 at 11:17

A few gentle words could deliver another benefit: a better memory for infants.

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Opening doors: the priceless Gift of Hearing
November 28 2014 at 12:53

A collaboration is changing young lives in Cape Town, writes Nontando Mposo.

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Will Gen Z be as connected as we are?
November 28 2014 at 11:31

Teenagers are pushing back against the technology dependence of previous generations, writes Leonid Bershidsky.

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