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President Obama: Why You Should Come to Gettysburg

John McCormick | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
John McCormick

Dear President Obama: My family and I were disappointed to learn you've decided not to attend the 150th anniversary commemoration of Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address in Pennsylvania this November 19.

Mom Says Judge Ordered Her To Stop Breastfeeding

Posted 11.12.2013 | Parents

A Pennsylvania mother is furious this week after she says a judge ordered her to stop breastfeeding so that the father of her daughter could have over...

Family Law Litigation: The Gift That Keeps On Giving!

Mark Baer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce
Mark Baer

Everyone in the family law trenches knows that such overreactions are far from uncommon as a result of the exacerbation of conflict and increased distrust resulting from a litigated divorce.

Photo Gets Army Vet Banned From Child's School

Posted 11.06.2013 | Parents

A Georgia mother is demanding an apology after being banned from her daughter's school over a Facebook photo of her concealed weapons permit. Army ...

Parents Fight For 5-Year-Old's Access To Medical Marijuana

Posted 11.01.2013 | Parents

In an effort to secure marijuana extract for their ill 5-year-old son, a pair of parents are suing the state of Arizona. Zander, the son of Jacob a...

Doctor's Ingenious Idea For Healthy Halloween Infinitely Better Than The 'Fat Letter'

Posted 10.31.2013 | Good News

It was quite the Halloween buzzkill yesterday when word got out about the woman in North Dakota who threatened to give “moderately obese” trick-or...

Families Find a New PAL in the Fight Against Lyme

John McCormick | Posted 12.24.2013 | Healthy Living
John McCormick

At first, we questioned why Will had been so unfortunate. But we gradually discovered he was one of the lucky ones. Our doctors caught the disease before it had infected his nervous system. The antibiotic treatment worked, and today Will is leading the normal, healthy life of an active high school teenager.

Study Links Spanking Kids To Aggression, Language Problems

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 10.22.2013 | Parents

A new study published Monday in the journal Pediatrics concludes that spanking as a form of parental punishment can do far more harm than good. Conduc...

Brave Orphan's Plea Will Break Your Heart

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 10.22.2013 | Parents

"I'll take anyone," came the heartbreaking plea of 15-year-old orphan Davion Navar Henry Only, who stood in front of a St. Petersburg, Fla., congregat...

WATCH: Bullying Victim Stuns With Angelic Voice

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 10.14.2013 | Parents

Israel Price was physically injured when a couple of school bullies reportedly attacked him in a bathroom, but the seventh-grader's spirit appears far...

How to Afford a Quality College Education for Your Daughter

Diane Propsner | Posted 12.10.2013 | College
Diane Propsner

If you're a parent with a college-bound daughter, I know you're thinking about the cost of her education. On one hand, you're so proud of her; on the ...

Dad Publicly Bullies Son To Shame Him For ... Bullying

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 10.07.2013 | Parents

Honk if you hate bullies? On Tuesday, a boy accused of bullying his schoolmates was forced to stand on a street corner with a humiliating sign as p...

WATCH: Dad's Big Strides In Loving Daughter With Down Syndrome

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.04.2013 | Parents

Heath White -- star athlete, 4.0 student, pilot and FBI agent -- is a chronic overachiever. He felt he had underachieved when he discovered that he an...

LOOK: Extremely Rare Triplets Defy The Odds

Posted 10.01.2013 | Parents

Every baby is special, but Karen and Ian Gilbert's children are receiving some much deserved extra attention. On Aug. 2, the British couple became...

Mom Catches Alleged Predator By Posing As Daughter

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.25.2013 | Parents

In a move reminiscent of the television show "To Catch A Predator," an Oklahoma mom outwitted a suspected pedophile by posing online as her 11-year-ol...

Boy Gets Booted From Team For 'Being Smart,' Mom Says

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.24.2013 | Parents

A youth football player in Lunenburg, Mass., has been kicked off his team for "being smart," his mother says. Michael Nowd skipped a grade five yea...

Kids Yoga May Help Relieve ADHD

Elaine Gavalas | Posted 11.20.2013 | Healthy Living
Elaine Gavalas

September ushers in autumn, back-to-school, and National Yoga Month. In honor of National Yoga Month, here are three ways yoga may help relieve ADHD in kids.

Breastfeeding Shaming Reaches New Heights

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.18.2013 | Parents

Breastfeeding-shaming turned a bit more aggressive in New Zealand recently. A worker at an employment office threw a blanket twice on a nursing 7-m...

Cranky Toddler Embodies Monday Morning Blues

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 09.17.2013 | Parents

Yerin Park has been entertaining us all with her adorable sleepy time since she was a baby. Now she's in kindergarten, and ready for action! Or is she...

Mom Told 'No Breastfeeding' At Pool, Despite State Law

Posted 09.14.2013 | Parents

A mother in Illinois expressed concern earlier this week after an employee at her local YMCA told her she could not breastfeed in public. The woman...

WATCH: Mom Publicly Shames Daughter For Twerking

Posted 09.13.2013 | Parents

When Miley Cyrus starting twerking onstage at this year's Video Music Awards, she became the controversial topic of morning talk shows for days. An 11...

WATCH: Who Needs Peanuts And Cracker Jack?

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.11.2013 | Parents

Game-used cowhide? Yum! A young fan gets a souvenir baseball from a ballboy at Tuesday's Minnesota Twins-Oakland A's game in Minneapolis and prompt...

WATCH: Olympic Weightlifter And Daughter Will Lift Your Spirits

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.09.2013 | Parents

The family that pumps iron together charms the Internet together. In the adorable video above, Russian weightlifter Dmitry Klokov, a silver medalis...

How to Prevent Child Identity Theft Part Two: What Business Can Do

Joe Ross | Posted 11.06.2013 | Parents
Joe Ross

Child identity theft is a growing problem. It is cruicial for businesses to make sure any personal information they collect for children is properly protected.

WHOA: Mom's FYI For Teen Girls VERY Controversial

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 09.05.2013 | Parents

One mother's advice became another parent's point of outrage this week, after a blogger's "FYI" to teenage girls sparked a contentious debate over fem...