Now Is the Time to Have Your Child’s Vision Checked—Here’s Why

Did you know that more than 40 percent of Americans have myopia (also known as nearsightedness)1? This vision problem can develop and worsen over time as a child grows and can even be influenced by factors such as genetics2, increased…

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Study Says Ratio of Boys vs. Girls Merely Based on Chance Not Genetics

Having multiple children of the same sex does not run in families.

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6 Ways to Build Unbreakable Sibling Bonds

Building strong sibling relationships among your children not only brings peace of mind to parents, but it also yields adults who understand how to compromise and work as a team with almost anyone. Here are six ways you can positively facilitate that process.

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Will Your Baby Be a Righty or a Lefty? It Depends on How They Eat

Lefty or righty? This could be a major indicator.

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Do Baby Wipes Cause Food Allergies in Kids? New Study Has a Surprising Answer

The implications of this study are important for all parents and parents-to-be.

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This Pregnancy Time-Lapse Video of Kevin Hart’s Wife Is Adorable

Kevin Hart’s wife recently shared an Instagram video that shows off her amazing pregnancy transformation.

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John Legend Shares His Future Dating Policy for Daughter Luna

Even though John Legend has years until his daughter dates, he’s already dishing out advice on the subject.

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How I Broke through the Fear of Fostering

I didn’t think adopting through foster care was the right choice for my family. I was scared. I feared the heartache. I feared the bruise my ego would take after I raised a child in my perfect little home with my perfect parenting standards, and then watched that child be removed and sent to live to with a not-so-perfect family. How could I ever handle that?

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Righty or Lefty? Fascinating New Study Shows it’s Decided In the Womb

photo: ckmck via Flickr
Wondering if your baby will end up a righty or a lefty? Despite popular belief that hand-preference isn’t decided till your child heads to preschool, a new study suggests that it is actually determined long before…

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‘She’s So Pretty. Where Did You Get Her?’ Umm…My Uterus

Photo: Chris Kelly
As mother to a child of mixed race (mine happens to be half Caucasian and half African American), before her birth, I never put thought into things I would hear.
The first time someone, a stranger, asked…

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Just Tell Us We Look Great

There is something about a pregnant woman that makes people go, well, a little crazy. All social decencies get thrown out the window and boundaries cease to exist.
I mean the man sitting next to me on the bus has just…

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Hot Tickets: 3 Exhibitions to See NOW

Think your little one would like to peek under the hood of a real race car or step inside a beekeeper’s suit? Then you must check these out!

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The Big Buzz: An Xtreme BUGS Exhibit Opens in Berkeley

With giant animatronic displays and insect fossils, your kids will surely be buggin’ out at this new cool exhibit.

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