- Jan 2 20171 minute
Jill & Derick Dillard Another Duggar Baby!
EMILY STROHM And baby makes four! Jill and Derick Dillard, who welcomed their son Israel in April 2015, are thrilled to announce another child is on the way. “We are so excited to be expecting Dillard baby No. 2!” the couple tells People. “Children
- Dec 26 201612 minutes
This Robotic Baby Might Need Changing
TWO OUT OF THREE U.S. SCHOOL DISTRICTS BUY INFANT SIMULATORS MEANT TO INTIMIDATE KIDS OUT OF PARENTHOOD. THE LATEST INDEPENDENT RESEARCH SAYS THEY SIMPLY DON’T WORK
- Oct 10 20163 minutes
The Growing Case for Shared Parenting After Divorce
THERE ARE MANY WAYS IN WHICH celebrities are not like us, from the clothes they wear to the jets they fly. And when Angelina Jolie, one of the world’s most famous women, filed for divorce from Brad Pitt, one of the world’s most famous men, she did so
- Dec 16 20161 minute
3-D Fetus Images Could Spot Pregnancy Abnormalities
With the aid of an Oculus Rift 2 virtual reality headset, physicians can see any life-threatening mass blocking the airway.
- Jan 10 20176 minutes
In Germany, Parents Can Sue The Government For Failing To Provide Child Care
A judge has ruled that mothers and fathers can try to recover wages they lost from staying home to take care of their kids.
- Dec 12 20164 minutes
The American Obsession With Parenting
Parents of all income and education levels are spending more time promoting their kids’ development—yet socioeconomic gaps in childrearing behavior are growing.
- Jan 7 20175 minutes
How Wall-Mounted Changing Tables Enabled Moms To Leave The House
Where parenting norms have gone, the availability of infant-friendly facilities has followed.
- Oct 1 20161 minute
The Abortion Doctor
interview by ANNA-CATHERINE BRIGIDA GYNECOLOGIST Germán Cardoso’s abortion clinic is easy to find. Located on a residential street in Tandil, Argentina, a small city four hours south of Buenos Aires, the office is marked with a placard bearing the 5
- Sep 1 20165 minutes
The Savvy Companies Catering to a Boom Market: Kids
Here's why there's a big boom in businesses that cater to children (and their parents).
- Dec 19 20165 minutes
Having It All—And Hating It
Some women prioritize career. Others prioritize their kids. It's those who try to juggle both who often feel they aren’t succeeding at either.
- Dec 2 20166 minutes
The Playground Where Babies Learn To Talk
A campaign to encourage brain development is using parks to deliver its message to children and their caregivers.
- Aug 1 20163 minutes
What This ‘Good Enough’ Mother Learned From an Extraordinary Babysitter
IN THE 21 YEARS I HAVE BEEN A MOTHER, I HAVE EMPLOYED five babysitters for my three boys. Our first babysitter broke her shoulder in our Brooklyn apartment and threatened to sue us. Our second babysitter was rushed by my husband to the hospital for e
- Dec 19 20169 minutes
What Happens To Women's Ambitions In The Years After College
When we graduated in 1993, my friends and I had big dreams for ourselves. More than two decades later I decided to find out if anyone’s had come true.
- Jan 16 20176 minutes
These Pro-Lifers Are Headed To The Women’s March On Washington
Is there room in the movement for people who morally object to abortion?