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Council on Contemporary Families

Living Together: Good For Some, Not So Much For Others

Laura Stepp | Posted 07.16.2014 | Style
Laura Stepp

How will partners share their paychecks? Divide household chores? Do they want children? If they do, when should they have kids and who will take care of them? How will they keep their independence as individuals?

What The War On Poverty Got Wrong About Single Moms

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

It was long thought that marriage was a solution to poverty, but new research suggests that impoverished single moms may be better off staying single....

Don't Call Him Mr. Mom: The Rise/Reign of the Stay-at-Home Dad

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 08.06.2012 | Parents
Dr. Peggy Drexler

Though we might like to think that our roles as men and women have become fluid enough to swap Mom for Dad and vice versa, I'm not sure it's quite that easy.

Study: Older, Unmarried, Educated Moms On Rise

AP | LEANNE ITALIE | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

New mothers in the U.S. are increasingly older and better educated than they were two decades ago, according to a study on the state of American mothe...

Cervix Not Required: An Interview with Dr. Adina Nack

Abby L. Ferber | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Abby L. Ferber

Last Friday, the FDA approved the HPV vaccine for use in boys and men. Why is Gardasil only now being approved for males, when it was approved three years ago for females?