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‘No-phone week made me a better mom’
March 20 2015 at 15:44

Meredith Hale decided to go cold turkey on her iPhone addiction – and learned some surprising things…

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Meet the world’s luckiest street dogs
March 20 2015 at 16:05

More than a dozen state institutions in Cuba have taken street dogs under their wings.

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TV can have lifelong toll on health
March 20 2015 at 13:23

Plonk your child in front of the TV – and risk creating a life-long couch potato, warn scientists.

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‘I don’t want your opinion on breastfeeding’
March 20 2015 at 13:21

Why is there no middle-of-the-road parenting philosophy, asks Emily Kaye Lazzaro.

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A life of up and Down
March 20 2015 at 13:20

Lindsay Ord spoke to a family who say their Down’s child has been a blessing

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'I lost our child on the train'
March 19 2015 at 13:38

Lorraine Candy confronts a mother's worst fear - and wonders if she worries too much.

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Why timeouts only prolong the problem
March 19 2015 at 12:27

Parenting coach Meghan Leahy addresses the problem of aggression in children - and what to do about it.

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Watching TV can be good for toddlers
March 18 2015 at 14:58

Watching TV with your child can enhance the educational value, writes Gemma Taylor.

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An app for peace of mind
March 18 2015 at 11:14

Found: the ideal solution for alert parents who worry about their children’s safety when they are out.

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Mom-trepreneur Elana’s pregnancy by the book
March 19 2015 at 06:51

If there’s anything to be excited about in the Afrika-Bredenkamp stable, yes, it’s the baby, say the power couple.

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Breastfeeding can boost IQ – study
March 18 2015 at 14:54

People breastfed as infants have higher earning in adulthood, according to a study of 3,500 newborns over 30 years.

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'My friend ruined our holiday'
March 17 2015 at 13:37

Agony aunt Virginia Ironside suggests that a woman waits a bit before she tackles a friendship problem.

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Grit - the ingredient to your kids' success
March 17 2015 at 12:57

Washington - When parents and educators launched the "self-esteem" movement in the 1980s, lavishly praising kids and handing out trophies to all, they expected everyone would try harder.

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Why I praise my daughter
March 16 2015 at 13:51

Jane Merrick thinks a recent study about praising children doesn’t take individual kids into account.

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‘Why I would opt for natural birth’
March 16 2015 at 14:11

Misinformation has led to more moms turning away from natural birth, experts say.

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How parents make narcissistic children
March 13 2015 at 13:19

Parents who "overvalue" children are more likely to produce narcissistic children, a study suggests.

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Teen cannabis use can affect memory – study
March 13 2015 at 13:53

Teenagers who smoke cannabis for just three years could be damaging their long- term memory, researchers say.

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Ten things teachers need to know
March 12 2015 at 13:54

Parents' evening at school always make Lorraine Candy nervous - not least because she has four teachers to see.

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Seeking boredom on a roadtrip
March 11 2015 at 14:29

Antonia Malchick takes her two small children on a road trip – with no screens. How do they all fare?

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Can scent of mom-to-be show sex of baby?
March 11 2015 at 12:58

The secret of whether a woman is expecting a boy or a girl may lie in her scent, say scientists.

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