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What started as a silly meme has become a full-blown, marketed lifestyle. Some women aren't laughing.

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Rose’s comprehension of the lengths to which I’d gone to have her only augmented what had always existed between us.

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The beloved Muppets would offer a perfect way to start a conversation about different kinds of families, diversity and acceptance.

  • Melissa Blake
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If we can name it, we can talk about it.

  • Deborah Farmer Kris
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As I tried to calm down and arrange myself back into the shape of a functional human, I wondered: What good is trauma?

  • Kelly Dalton
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The key is in the difference between sympathy and empathy.

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When she witnesses my daily attempts to minimize my pores and make my cheeks glow, and asks why, I stumble over answers.

  • Sara Petersen
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A recent study shows that children who spend time with adults with dementia develop key social and emotional skills.

  • Stephanie Kanowitz
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They are bad enough at losing that I caught both kids cheating recently.

  • Jeff Vrabel
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Experts caution against treating these early teen years as a hormone-altered reincarnation of the terrible twos.

  • James Paterson
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Never wanting Elle severed from her roots, I called her birth mom every Mother’s Day while avoiding an actual reunion. But now at 11, her tone was different, like she was demanding something that belonged to her.

  • Haig Chahinian
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Flu vaccines are recommended for everyone 6 months of age and older.

  • Tanya Altmann, Candace Katz
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Very few teens say that using social media has a negative effect on how they feel about themselves, according to Common Sense Media's survey.

  • Caroline Knorr
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"Roots," "The West Wing" and more series that can help you start important family conversations.

  • Mark Redmond
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Meghan Leahy talked about all things parenting.

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I still subscribe to the view that risk reaps reward. But the possibility of a second blow to the head has me shadowing her every move.

  • Gail Cornwall
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As long as you are maintaining a strong, loving connection, it doesn’t matter where it happens.

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Books, television shows, dolls and just plain talking openly about it can all help a firstborn child adjust to their new role.

  • Clara Wiggins
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Growing and preparing food can help children learn to be more well-rounded eaters, among other things.

  • Cara Rosenbloom
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