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Study finds link between Autism Spectrum Disorder and BPA

Study finds link between Autism Spectrum Disorder and BPA

BPA is under constant scrutiny for its role in numerous health issues. It is best known for being an endocrine disruptor, and the FDA recommends that children under age three and pregnant women should

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‘Under the Dome’: A mother’s documentary about China’s deadly air quality is taking the world by storm

‘Under the Dome’: A mother’s documentary about China’s deadly air quality is taking the world by storm

Becoming a parent can be one of the most powerful catalysts for being an environmental activist. After all, this new life certainly inspires most of us to want a better, safer world for our children.

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10 surprising everyday uses for apple cider vinegar

10 surprising everyday uses for apple cider vinegar

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Parents get tattoos that match their daughter’s birthmark to make her feel like she belongs

Parents get tattoos that match their daughter’s birthmark to make her feel like she belongs

British parents Adam and Tanya Phillips have made a life-long commitment to making their daughter feel like she belongs, by getting matching tattoos that replicate a pink birthmark that stretches down

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“3 Pregnant Dads” wear 33 lb pregnancy suits to see how it feels to be an expecting mother

“3 Pregnant Dads” wear 33 lb pregnancy suits to see how it feels to be an expecting mother

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Study finds that hand-washing dishes could result in children developing fewer allergies

Study finds that hand-washing dishes could result in children developing fewer allergies

A new study has found that washing your dishes the old-fashioned way — by hand — could decrease the likelihood of children developing allergies. A team of Swedish researchers discovered that

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Stem cell breakthrough may enable two dads to have a baby

Stem cell breakthrough may enable two dads to have a baby

Creating a baby from human sperm and eggs using stem cells engineered in a petri dish from adult skin sounds like the makings of a science fiction novel, but it may be as close as two years away from

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5 things parents can do to start getting more sleep today

5 things parents can do to start getting more sleep today

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Napping after age 2 may disturb a child’s nighttime sleep

Napping after age 2 may disturb a child’s nighttime sleep

Whether you consider them “terrible,” tantrum-y or not, the ages of two and three are intense times, fueled by lots of exciting developments and exploration. For parents of these pint-sized

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Book series fashions heroes of yesteryear into relatable role models for today’s kids

Book series fashions heroes of yesteryear into relatable role models for today’s kids

Amelia Earhart and Abraham Lincoln: both of these historical greats are known for what they accomplished as adults, but what happened during their childhood to help them develop into such important

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HOW TO: Create a successful babysitting co-op

HOW TO: Create a successful babysitting co-op

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Taiwan bans iPads for kids under age 2 and fines parents who don’t restrict electronics usage for kids under 18

Taiwan bans iPads for kids under age 2 and fines parents who don’t restrict electronics usage for kids under 18

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: screen time for kids has gotten out of control in this country. While the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends no screen time for children

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European Parliament member has brought her daughter to work since infancy in an effort to support women’s rights

European Parliament member has brought her daughter to work since infancy in an effort to support women’s rights

Talk about getting an early start in politics! Vittoria Cerioli, daughter of European Parliament member Licia Ronzulli, has been attending parliamentary sessions since she was just over a month old.

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6 ways to have an eco-friendly family Valentine’s Day

6 ways to have an eco-friendly family Valentine’s Day

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7 heart healthy foods & how to incorporate them into your family’s diet

7 heart healthy foods & how to incorporate them into your family’s diet

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Eight year-old girl may have just made major headway in finding a cure for cancer

Eight year-old girl may have just made major headway in finding a cure for cancer

Two cancer researcher-parents may have made headway in finding a cure for several types of cancer as a result of discussing their work with their eight year-old daughter. In an attempt to include her in

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The Family Dinner Project is a movement to help families bond over healthy meals

The Family Dinner Project is a movement to help families bond over healthy meals

Between school, work, after-school activities, homework, baths and bedtime routines, it’s a miracle we even remember to eat dinner some nights. The Family Dinner Project, however, is aiming to make

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5 kid-friendly vegan cookbooks for busy families

5 kid-friendly vegan cookbooks for busy families

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