controversy

  1. Baby

    Kim Kardashian starts debate: Is it cruel to pierce baby's ears?

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    In a shocking turn of events, Kim Kardashian is making headlines again. But this time it's not all about her.
  2. K-12

    Family says KFC made their scarred child leave the restaurant

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    KFC is investigating a report that a little girl and her family were asked to leave because her facial injuries were too upsetting...
  3. Tips & Advice

    Female nipples: Overhyped, sexualized and censored

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    The female nipple has long been censored, and women are fighting back — for themselves, for their babies and for their children.
  4. Tips & Advice

    Facebook is still policing breastfeeding photos

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    Facebook's policy on breastfeeding photos was updated three weeks ago without fuss or fanfare, yet a popular user's tandem...
  5. Tips & Advice

    This breastfeeding graduate is doing it right

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    A young mother posted a lovely photo of herself breastfeeding her baby during her college graduation, and for some reason, some...
  6. Health & Wellness

    The scary truth about antibiotic resistance

    Antibiotic resistance has always been a major concern in the healthcare world. Despite our efforts to understand the issue and...
  7. Tips & Advice

    Why shaming women into breastfeeding doesn't work

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    Mexico has a very low breastfeeding rate, but a new campaign launched by Mexico City to encourage more moms to nurse their babies...
  8. Tips & Advice

    Why it doesn't matter if Elliot Rodger had autism or not

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    In the wake of tragedy, it's natural to try to seek answers. Whether you approach tragedy spiritually or intellectually, the...
  9. Tips & Advice

    What if breastfeeding isn't always best?

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    It's time to stop fighting about how we feed our babies and time to start working together toward larger goals that will really help...
  10. Tips & Advice

    Delta drops the ball on breastfeeding again

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    Delta Airlines hasn't learned its lesson about breastfeeding on flights, as a mom was allegedly told to cover up by two flight...
  11. Pregnancy

    Shutterfly congratulates thousands of women on the baby they didn't have

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    Shutterfly accidentally sent out a mass email, congratulating users on their new baby — a huge slap in the face for those struggling...
  12. Baby

    Pro-breastfeeding ads criticized for obscenity

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    An ad campaign produced by college students is stirring up controversy. Why? Because the series of three posters depicts mothers...
  13. Women's Health

    Young woman films her abortion to change the stigma

    Emily Letts, like in one in three women, got an abortion. Unlike most women who make that decision, however, Letts, a 25-year-old...
  14. Pregnancy

    Pregnant drug addicts will get jail time, not help

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    In Tennessee, women who are found using drugs during pregnancy and causing harm to their infants may face charges. Will the state...
  15. Tips & Advice

    Boy Scouts punish church over gay scoutmaster

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    If it's not OK to discriminate against a person of color, why is it OK to discriminate against a gay man?
  16. Baby Names

    Should crazy baby names be against the law?

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    You’ve shaken your head at some of the more "out there" baby names some celebrities come up with. This begs the question...
  17. Tips & Advice

    Does this viral video insult dads?

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    Moms, get your tissues. Well, maybe not. While many adored the "World's Toughest Job" viral video, others wondered why moms deserve...
  18. Tips & Advice

    Chili's cancels autism fundraiser after controversy

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    Apparently, Chili's new tagline is, "When we can't stand the heat, we get out of the kitchen."
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    Breastfeeding "tramp" responds to bullying

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    While nursing in public remains controversial, taking a mom's photo while she breastfeeds her baby, uploading it to Facebook and...
  20. K-12

    Fifth grader suspended for pointing a finger gun

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    Guns in the school are a no-no — but what about finger guns? A 10-year-old boy was suspended for brandishing such a weapon...