By Susan Scutti | Fri, 01/03/2014 - 16:48
Researchers at Ohio State University found that inflated praise usually backfires when given to children with low self-esteem, but those children with already high self-esteem thrive on extravagant encouragement.
By Lizette Borreli | Mon, 12/16/2013 - 15:41
These 5 effective parenting programs are scientifically proven to reduce behavioral problems in kids.
By Lizette Borreli | Thu, 12/12/2013 - 18:15
Women who take a shorter maternity leave have a greater risk of postpartum depression.
By John Ericson | Sun, 11/17/2013 - 16:42
An Ohio couple reportedly returned their adoptive son to the children services center where they picked him up nine years earlier.
By Lizette Borreli | Fri, 11/01/2013 - 12:51
Putting your child before yourself leads to a better well-being and happiness.
By Peter Sergo | Mon, 10/28/2013 - 17:29
Researchers find that involved parenting reduces the susceptibility of children’s brain development to harms brought on by the stresses of poverty.
By Lizette Borreli | Thu, 10/10/2013 - 13:29
Household chaos, such as crowding, noise, and a lack of routine, is found to deteriorate children's health.
By Lizette Borreli | Wed, 09/18/2013 - 12:00
New parents are found to lose 44 days of sleep in their baby's first year due to their child's crying.
By Nsikan Akpan | Mon, 09/09/2013 - 15:01
Testes size correlates with a father's parenting skills, according to new research from Emory University.
By Lizette Borreli | Wed, 09/04/2013 - 11:37
Parents who scream and swear in order to reprimand their child’s bad behavior increase their child's risk of delinquency and depression.
By Chris Weller | Wed, 08/14/2013 - 12:17
Ferrett Steinmetz encourages his daughter to be in control of her sexual freedom, criticizing the idea that his role as a father is to protect her sexuality.
By Lizette Borreli | Thu, 07/25/2013 - 18:34
Tough financial times can often yield a "no" response from a parent to a child when the family is on a budget. Learn how to effectively communicate the value of money to your child.
By Matthew Mientka | Sun, 06/16/2013 - 14:35
Still a mystery, anthropologists and other specialists are finding hormonal similarities between men and women in parenthood.