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When Pediatricians Are Parents—How Being A Patient Changes Doctors

Kristie Rivers, MD, FAAP | Posted 02.07.2017 | Parents
Kristie Rivers, MD, FAAP

I became a better doctor today.No, I did not buy a crisp new white coat, giving me the appearance of authority and stature. I did not attend the lates...

How To Revive A Vision For Your Child's Future After a Diagnosis

20 Beautiful Women | Posted 01.24.2017 | Parents
20 Beautiful Women

On a December morning after I dropped my 10-year-old son off at school, a Christmas song came on the radio, which triggered a future vision of my daug...

Fighting for Kids in the Gender Revolution

Julie Tarney | Posted 01.07.2017 | Queer Voices
Julie Tarney

Despite the fact that a team of anti-LGBTQ extremists and equal rights obstructionists will soon fill key White House and cabinet positions, I am reso...

How One Kind Stranger Helped An 'Exhausted' Dad Get Through His Flight

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 12.19.2016 | Parents

Evan Hughes was having “one of the worst days in a long time” when one kind woman stepped in. On Dec. 11, Hughes, his wife and their 8-month-old s...

The Silver-Lined Lesson for Your Kids from the Presidential Election

Christopher A. Brown | Posted 11.20.2016 | Parents
Christopher A. Brown

With the race for President now squarely in our rearview mirror, it's time to take stock of the lessons from this historic election. And there are man...

On Behalf of Baby #487

Karri-Leigh P. Mastrangelo | Posted 11.28.2016 | Women
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Karri-Leigh P. Mastrangelo

I cannot fathom the loss of a baby, let alone giving birth to a stillborn. So, how am I to help a grieving mother and friend cope with learning the re...

My Daughter is the Non-Immigrant at an Immigrant School

Galina Nemirovsky | Posted 10.11.2016 | Parents
Galina Nemirovsky

Five months after I landed in New York City from the former Soviet Union, I had my first day at the public school across the streets from the projects...

10 Tips For Single Parents

Lisa Dubino | Posted 10.03.2016 | Divorce
Lisa Dubino

If I had known ahead of time how challenging it would be to work full time and raise two children I'm pretty sure I wouldn't have signed up so quickly. But I have enough experience in working with chaos I know I'll get through this too.

To The Mom's Learning To Love Their "Mom Bod"

Anneliese Lawton | Posted 10.26.2016 | Parents
Anneliese Lawton

My post-baby body plan isn't about resembling my pre-baby self, there will be no grand Kim Kardashian weight loss reveal. It's about fueling my body with nutrients, walking with my son in the park, finding a routine that makes me healthy and happy.

Motherhood Revised My Resume

Galina Nemirovsky | Posted 09.14.2016 | Parents
Galina Nemirovsky

I swore I'd never be one of those moms who over-scheduled her kids (as much for my sanity as for theirs) and I've honored this commitment until this y...

Being Decisive Is A Gamechanger

Jim Fannin | Posted 09.01.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Jim Fannin

Most decisions in life can be made within 90-seconds of understanding the challenge.

Look Daddy, No Training Wheels -- The Power Of Possibility

David Kirsch | Posted 08.18.2016 | Parents
David Kirsch

"I believe in myself!" Francesca uttered those four beautiful, empowering words that every parent longs to hear their children say!

9 Things I Want My Daughter To Know About Kindergarten

Sri Hatharasinghe- Gerschler | Posted 08.15.2016 | Parents
Sri Hatharasinghe- Gerschler

Dear Daughter, As kindergarten starts, I want to remind you of a few things: 1. Be kind, not mean. Kindness will allow you to see the hearts of th...

Are You The Best Kind Of Parent?

Christopher A. Brown | Posted 08.03.2016 | Parents
Christopher A. Brown

If you're a parent and self-reflect at all, you've undoubtedly wondered whether you're a good parent. Perhaps you've wondered whether you're the best kind of parent.

Here Are The Hilarious Comebacks We'd Say To Our Parents If We Could

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 08.02.2016 | Black Voices

We’ve all been in a situation where we have the perfect witty comeback to the comments we don’t agree with that our parents may sometimes make to ...

Devastated Boy Runs Away After Mom Deletes Pokemon Go

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 07.20.2016 | Good News

No one should ever come between a boy and his Pokemon, lest they open the gates for utter despair. Stephanie McIntyre witnessed just that when her mom...

Are Your Beliefs Ruining Your Relationships?

Lindsay Robin Christianson | Posted 07.20.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Lindsay Robin Christianson

Grab a partner and give this a try. Stand facing your partner, holding your hands up and pressed against each other's'. Now, both of you push against the other's hands.

Black Parents In Baton Rouge On How They're Talking To Kids About Police Brutality

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 07.18.2016 | Black Voices

Former New York City Mayor Rudi Giuliani faced backlash last Sunday when he said black parents need to “teach their children to be respectful to pol...

9 Ways Dads Can Nudge Their Child's Doctor

Christopher A. Brown | Posted 07.14.2016 | Parents
Christopher A. Brown

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) just released a significant report on the importance of dads to the health and well-being of their child, and to the health and well-being of the mothers of their child. The report arrives 12 years after the AAP's first report on the importance of dads.

Kristin Cavallari Responds To Critics Who Say She Starves Her Children

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 01.15.2017 | Entertainment

Kristin Cavallari has no time for people who want to comment on her children’s weight. Last week, the former “Hills” star posted a photo to Inst...

Father-Daughter Bonds

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 07.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

Conclusion: The parenting role of the father to his daughter may be one of the most difficult and significant of human relationships.

How To Make Motherhood Moments Matter for Your Family

Amy Lu | Posted 06.17.2016 | Parents
Amy Lu

Life is busy. For stay-at-home moms, working moms, work-from-home moms, or any other kind of mom, life is rushing by. If you are like me, you are trying to capture the gloriously ordinary moments in your child's life.

Yes, Elizabeth Hurley And Her Son Could Be Twins

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 06.16.2016 | Entertainment

Yes, parents and their children often look somewhat alike, but Elizabeth Hurley's son is more than just a chip off the old block. The actress regular...

How Many Children Won't Buy a Gift for Dad?

Christopher A. Brown | Posted 06.10.2016 | Parents
Christopher A. Brown

As Father's Day 2016 approaches, it's time to take stock of how many children won't experience the joy of giving their dad a gift and the smile, hug and kiss that follows.

25 Side-By-Side Photos Of Baby And Dad Look-A-Likes

The Huffington Post | Hollis Miller | Posted 06.09.2016 | Parents

It's not uncommon for there to be a resemblance between a biological parent and child. It's pretty wild, however, when you're looking between photos o...