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Wellness
• Why don't the antibiotics work and what should we do next? • How do we go about learning more about Lyme disease and its
Parenting
Whether it's for a family vacation or visiting relatives, air travel is a necessity for passengers of all ages. Infants and toddlers CAN travel well, so long as their travel companions are well-prepared.
Parenting
I remember the very first, rather generic conversation I had with my daughter when she was in elementary school about how her life compared with the lives of other children on this planet.
Videos
Netflix and Microsoft have announced new parental leave policies for both new moms and dads. Could these companies lead the way for new parental leave standards? As men have long fought for paternity leave, should they get as much time as women?
Parenting
In the wake of reports that two children died after IKEA dressers tipped over and fell on them, every single parent who has a child needs a reminder that an accident like this could happen to their kid. I know, because it happened to mine.
Travel
Just before Christmas 2012, six-month-old Isaac Appaqaq died in a plane crash. When the Perimeter Aviation twin engine turbo prop aircraft he was onboard overran the runway, little Isaac was the only fatality.
Travel
Don't even think about postponing your summer travel ideas because you've got a baby in tow. These picks for essential baby travel gear, from those who make a living toting their tots, will help lighten the load.
Parenting
I was nervous. I'd sharpened my peripheral vision in order to avoid eye contact. I'd practiced witty comebacks to any possible snide remarks. I packed my carry-on with just about every distraction imaginable. Vacations are exciting, but getting there is no longer half the fun
Parenting
Like many other anguished parents, I don't want to see more children suffer and lead compromised lives. I want to see medical professionals come together with an openness to new approaches, putting the needs of sick children first, and using the resources of the global medical community to find a cure for Lyme disease.
Parenting
Come with me. Let's open the door to a parallel universe. Here in this parallel world, the rules are different because gender roles are flipped. Loving parents and teachers accept this strange culture as if it's not so bad, or perhaps even good.
Parenting
There are cat people. There are dog people. But not all of us can eloquently explain why we're on the side we're on. Three
Parenting
Dear, Teddy: When you're old enough, please thank whoever gave you that smile. The young lad packs a year's worth of adorable
Parenting
H/T Uproxx "When you get engorged after the baby’s born and the milk comes in, you can put cold cabbage leaves on your boobs
Parenting
Naia is one such lucky kid. "My girlfriend [Marilyn De Smet] is a professional photographer, so it was quite natural to have
Parenting
How can moms help their daughters feel good about their bodies, especially at this time of year, when we are all bombarded with diet and weight loss ads?
Parenting
Heckathorn is the author of "Search For The Hidden Clover," an animal adventure series. It features Daisy and the rest of
Parenting
Malishev and his wife, Adi, from Israel, took five to six pictures per week throughout the pregnancy. The boat sequences
Parenting
Is there a food in the world that's delicious enough to keep a tired baby awake? Judging by this video, we're guessing, "No
Parenting
A controversial "Dear Santa" sign sold at Dillard's offended shoppers and social media users after a customer in Florida