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Tue, 2013-10-01 08:07
I’ve entered the clinic’s Batcave, where women come for procedures instead of daily monitoring. Today, the doctor will collect the eggs from my four mature follicles.
Mon, 2013-09-30 12:42
Planned Parenthood's experts have reached more than 250,000 people by text or chat since it began offering that option.
Mon, 2013-09-30 09:12
Scores of accidental killings of children by firearm are not reflected in the official statistics that have framed the debate over how to protect children from guns.
Sun, 2013-09-29 06:37
The stylish children on fashion Tumblrs don’t look like children so much as eerie, miniature-size versions of hipsters and socialites, and they are splashed across social media to inspire the style of actual grown-ups.
Fri, 2013-09-27 13:54
Ustyme allows grandparents and distant friends to share books and games with children over video, but is smart enough to make that connection and get out of the way.
Fri, 2013-09-27 13:11
Many students who have a choice are factoring in the distance from home when they chose a college, and not in the hopes of getting as far away as possible.
Fri, 2013-09-27 11:38
It was so easy when my children were little: they went where we went, end of story. But now, between my teenagers’ homework, after-school activities and social lives, I can’t assume that they’re always available.
Fri, 2013-09-27 09:25
We got plenty of suggestions for handling the inevitable advice from new grandparents to new parents, from those who had survived with their relationships intact, and from those whose relationships with their parents and in-laws never recovered, and who are determined to do things differently.
Thu, 2013-09-26 14:17
By age 4 or 5, children are not fooled by all the trophies. They are surprisingly accurate in identifying who excels and who struggles.
Thu, 2013-09-26 11:02
Should I tell his teacher that my son is complaining at home, ask for more challenging work or just recognize this as a stage that may pass when he gets to the challenges of high school?
Wed, 2013-09-25 15:43
Parents are using the Uber car service app to help older children navigate the city safely.
Wed, 2013-09-25 08:55
I couldn’t help but wonder, if he went for his phone with me right there, what would he do when he had his license and I was no longer in the car, watching his every move?