So Your Teen Took the Car for a Spin Without Permission? Here’s How to Rebuild Trust After a B...
It's been said that "little kids, little problems; big kids, big problems." Parents of teens know this is true. Teens...
8 Ways You Can Ease Your Anxiety When You Send Your Kid to Kindergarten
You may have counted down until your due date, but the weeks leading up to your not-so-little child's first day...
This Calculator Tells You EXACTLY How Much Sleep You’ve Lost Since You Had Kids
Wait, you're saying parents don't get their full eight hours every night?
If You’re Making These 10 Hygiene Mistakes, You Could Be Making Your Kids Sick
Kids can be gross. They play in dirt, eat boogers, and really resist hand washing. Is that bad—or is it...
Here’s the Story Behind Why Hospitals Have Newborn Baby Nurseries
It's not just because babies are cute (but yeah, that is part of the reason).
13 Smart (and Sensitive) Ways to Talk to Your Kids About Their Weight
Addressing weight with your child is a sensitive matter—you want them to be healthy, but also want them to accept...
10 Products You Should Avoid Using on Your Baby
So many baby products, so little time to research the best brands out there. Here are the baby products you...
If You Want Your Apology to Be Sincere, You Need to Have These Three Things
To err is human, to forgive is divine. But to get from point A to point B, a good apology...
This Is Why You Always End Up Dating Your “Type,” According to Science
Your dating history is no coincidence.
7 Things Every Parent Should Do to Prevent Summer Weight Gain in Kids
With school-free days often comes sedentary screen time and those tempting summer treats. That combination turns summer into a ticking...
Warning: This Is Why Starting School Young Can Negatively Impact Your Child’s Mental Health
Before sending little ones off to kindergarten, consider their age in relation to their peers. It could make a huge...
You’re Probably Overdosing Your Kid When They’re Sick—Here’s Why
Two teaspoons equal a tablespoon, right? Maybe? Actually not, and this kind of sloppy math is one reason parents end...
Older Dads Have Smarter Sons, Science Says—and You’ll Never Guess Why
Bye, biological clock! If you consider yourself geeky, you might have your old man to thank.
10 Proven Ways to Make Better Decisions
Follow this advice, and your life can change for the better.
Why Your Child Shouldn’t Be Drinking Almond, Soy, or Rice Milk
If it's any kind of "milk" other than cow's milk, kids shouldn't drink it—because they could coming up short (literally).
5 Subtle Habits You Have That Make People Trust You
Adding these science-backed tweaks to your daily interactions could help you gain the trust of your co-workers, friends, and even...
Those Trendy Fidget Spinners Are Giving Some Kids (and Their Teachers) the Fidgets
The whirling gizmos are all the rage in classrooms around the country. But are they really improving learning for kids?...
Having Friends Makes You Healthier, Happier, and Even a Better Sleeper (Says Science!)
The older we get, the harder it is to make friends. Here's how to start "friending" like a kid again.
Can Two People Make Themselves Fall in Love with Each Other?
Twenty years ago, Dr. Arthur Aron developed 36 questions that made two strangers fall in love in a lab....
The Science Is In: Screen Time for Your Kids Really Isn’t That Bad
Stop feeling guilty of letting your little one play with your iPad.
Kids Who Count with Their Fingers Are Smarter, Researchers Say
The more aware students are of their individual fingers, the higher they score on math tests.
How Young is Too Young for Teens to Start Drinking Coffee?
There are no official guidelines, but here’s what the experts have to say.
There’s a Reason Your Teen Is Tired All The Time—and You’re Not Going to Like It
Is your teen catching up on social media instead Of catching zzz's?
The Scary Reason You Should Never Let Your Child Eat Fresh Snow
Think twice before catching flakes on your tongue.
9 Things Every Pregnant Woman Should Know About Congenital Heart Defects
Knowing ahead of time that your unborn child may have a heart problem has been linked to better long-term outcomes....