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Online comments better than a doctor?
February 6 2015 at 11:11

The anti-vaccination movement arises in the same place as other Internet inanities, a study suggests.

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More than one way to be a woman
February 6 2015 at 16:05

Sharon Holbrook explains why she never tells her daughters they are beautiful.

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Keeping the peace in a shared home
February 6 2015 at 14:39

Three-generation homes are common in South Africa. Helen Grange looks at the trials and tribulations...

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How do we account for taste?
February 6 2015 at 14:42

Whitney Pipkins talks to a journalist about his kids’ picky palates inspired a book.

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Spanking children is okay, says Pope
February 6 2015 at 12:39

Badly behaved children can be punished with a smack, Pope Francis has advised parents.

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A new way to tame tantrums
February 5 2015 at 15:34

Lorraine Candy discovers that Time Out is not the way to discipline children...

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Should boy children be circumcised?
February 4 2015 at 15:54

Medical experts are increasingly divided over whether male circumcision should be performed, writes John Naish.

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And the top toy of all time is...
February 4 2015 at 13:19

A poll to find the 50 greatest toys of all time was topped, perhaps unsurprisingly, by Lego.

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UK Commons okays 3-parent babies
February 4 2015 at 08:29

Britain has moved toward allowing scientists to create humans from the DNA of three people.

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Screen time eats sleep time - study
February 3 2015 at 13:37

Doctors have proof: the more time teenagers spend on screens, the less they sleep.

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Control the child, lose the love
February 3 2015 at 07:55

Children of pushy parents are more likely to reject them in later life, a study has suggested.

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Why I breastfed my son until he was 3
February 2 2015 at 13:29

Anne Thériault didn’t set out to be a marathon breastfeeder. But she’s glad she did it…

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The foods kids should be eating
January 30 2015 at 14:23

A guide to the main food types which should be included in your child’s diet.

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Confessions of a bored mom
January 29 2015 at 13:24

Lorraine Candy used to play with her children. Then she set up a few ground rules...

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Does it matter if teens do their chores?
January 28 2015 at 16:08

Parenting coach Meghan Leahy tells a mom of two teens not to sweat the small stuff...

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How to help an old dog with dementia
January 28 2015 at 15:56

If your old dog is acting funny, dementia may be the reason, writes Lee Harris.

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Stop filling kids’ days, parents told
January 27 2015 at 12:57

Parents need to teach their children how to cope with boredom, says a British cabinet minister.

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Parents are too hard on themselves
January 26 2015 at 16:27

John Pickering has some thoughts about whether today’s parents are doing a good job or not...

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