A foundation of empowerment, respect and thoughtfulness for others needs to be put in place early so kids’ intuition can guide them as they get older.

  • Amber Leventry
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“It makes me look at the present and be incredibly resolved.”

We need to reframe the conversation around regulating our kids' screen use, to empower them to make good choices.

  • Stacey Steinberg
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Far too many mothers are left unsupported and exhausted, desperate for sleep.

  • Sara Petersen
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  • Perspective

A good summer camp option for him costs $5,000. Does he really need it?

Like many young adults, my daughter has relied on urgent care rather than segueing from a pediatrician to a permanent family practitioner.

  • Candy Schulman
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Actress Busy Philipps was among critics of the ad's rejection, writing on Instagram that she was “sick of living in a society where the act of simply BEING A WOMAN is rejected by the gatekeepers of media.”

What no one tells you about trauma is that the coping mechanisms that help you survive it can become the box you seal yourself in later.

  • Jamie Sumner
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Depending on where you fit on the spectrum, experts recommend a range of actions.

  • Lia Picard
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A child who is bullied at school and takes it out on his siblings is in need of a safe space.

I took my 6-year-old on the two-week trip so we could have uninterrupted quality time together. It felt like the best adventure of our lives.

  • B.J. Hollars
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It can include the denial of treatment, verbal humiliation, invasive practices or a disregard for pain, as well as a lack of privacy during exams, unnecessary use of medication and sexual assault.

  • Kimberly Seals Allers
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Whenever it needed to be done, I would throw up my hands like a sitcom father from another era and exasperatedly declare to my wife, “You take care of it, because I can’t do it!”

  • Nevin Martell
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  • Perspective

We’re trying to figure out if it’s even necessary for kids to spend time with other kids.

I wasn’t setting the kind of example I wanted my kids to have when it came to embracing their right to vote.

  • Katie Mills Giorgio
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Instead of banning books, parents should use mature content as a way to start tough conversations.

  • Jill Coody Smits
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Whether you're feeling guilty, helpless or distraught, it’s critically important to recognize your own emotions so that they don’t come out in ways that inadvertently harm your child or keep them from getting the help they need.

  • Neha Chaudhary
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In my effort to raise my children to be polite, grateful and cooperative, did I inadvertently teach them to be complacent?

  • Randi Mazzella
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I told myself this constant worrying was normal. Every mother fretted over her children. Every mother was sleep-deprived and so in love it drove them mad. Right? But I knew it wasn't normal.

  • Lauren Tanabe
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Imagine learning that your parents saw you the same way cruel schoolyard bullies did — and that they shared those feelings with the world.

  • Haley Moss
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