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Reformed Beet-Hater Frank Bruni: Didn’t Like it as a Kid? Try It Now.

Wed, 2014-02-26 10:35
Are there really foods that we don’t like, or just foods that we haven’t liked yet?

The Official, if Possibly Unnecessary, End of Acetaminophen Use During Pregnancy

Tue, 2014-02-25 17:22
A study says children whose mothers used acetaminophen during pregnancy were at higher risk of receiving a hospital diagnosis of hyperkinetic disorders, but caution is needed in considering its results.

Considering a New G.M.O.: Baby

Tue, 2014-02-25 15:18
An F.D.A. panel will convene to consider a fertility procedure that genetically modifies a fertilized or unfertilized human egg.

The Preschool Parent Interview: An Elevator Pitch for My 2-Year-Old

Tue, 2014-02-25 09:31
Maybe the contrived (some might say insane) atmosphere of the parent-preschool interview was actually helping me to see my daughter as an individual — a useful exercise in "detachment" parenting.

Parenting When Even Minimum Wage Is Out of Reach

Mon, 2014-02-24 16:01
I live in Milwaukee. They just raised the minimum wage here, but I don't have a job. There's not many options out there.

More Preschool Could Lead to More A.D.H.D. Diagnoses

Mon, 2014-02-24 14:34
Pressure to show success in state- and federally funded preschools may lead to a similar rise in diagnoses in even younger children.

The Price of a Child I Wouldn’t Let Go

Sun, 2014-02-23 08:40
Eleven years ago, when we learned about our then-unborn son's critical heart defects, we chose to fight for him. I've never regretted that choice, but it's a choice that came at a price measured in time, blood and treasure.

Miscarriage, Superstition and the Jewish Baby Shower

Fri, 2014-02-21 11:01
After my first pregnancy ended in miscarriage, I spent my second following every superstition in hopes of avoiding a repeat of my misfortune.