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  1. Kids with Special Needs

    Deaf boy forbidden to use his own name sign

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    A deaf 3-year-old Nebraska boy has been told that the way he signs his name — Hunter — violates the school’s weapons policy and he...
  2. Mom & Dad

    Boy Scout committee chair dismissed for breastfeeding

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    Tess Kinker of Alliance, Ohio, was recently dismissed from her post as committee chair for her son’s Boy Scout pack. Kinker says...
  3. Baby & Toddler

    Is 14 too young to learn about breastfeeding?

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    Along with sex ed, why not learn about breastfeeding in school? Students in the Liverpool area in England are. What do you think...
  4. Pregnancy, Labor & Birth

    Why more families are choosing not to circumcise

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    Back when we were babies, circumcision was almost universal in the United States. In recent years, however, the data shows that...
  5. Baby & Toddler

    Bloomberg aims to up NYCs breastfeeding rates

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    Michael Bloomberg, mayor of New York City, has caused a stir with “Latch On NYC” — a mandate to keep formula marketing away from new...
  6. Mom & Dad

    Boy Scouts uphold ban on gay members and leaders

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    The Boy Scouts of America have refueled the fire by reaffirming their ban on gay Boy Scouts and leaders recently. Read on to decide...
  7. Child Development & Health

    Would you let your kid swim with sharks?

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    The parents of a 5-year-old girl who they let swim with sharks during their vacation in the Bahamas are facing severe criticism...
  8. Children's School & Education

    Shocking video: Students bully bus monitor

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    Middle schoolers in upstate New York not only verbally assaulted and taunted a 68-year-old bus monitor, but they videotaped it and...
  9. Conceiving

    Parents compete for a free IVF

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    Infertility is heartbreaking and can be emotionally and financially draining. A fertility clinic stepped in to seemingly save the...
  10. Mom & Dad

    Are children of gay parents less happy than their peers?

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    A recent study released by well-known sociologist Mark Regnerus claims that children of gay parents aren’t as well off as their...
  11. School Age Kids

    Kids left alone at home shoot a gun

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    Two boys, aged 8 and 10, were left alone in a home with a loaded gun. What happened next raises all sorts of questions, from how can...
  12. Teen School & Education

    Diddy's son gets scholarship, people cry foul

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    The son of hip-hop mogul Sean “Diddy” Combs plans to attend UCLA this fall courtesy of a football scholarship. Some people have...
  13. Baby & Toddler

    Breastfeeding mom sues for courtroom discrimination

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    A mother was asked by a deputy to leave a courtroom to breastfeed her baby, and is now suing her county. Should they be made an...
  14. Mom & Dad

    JCPenney Father's Day ad normalizes gay parenting

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    JCPenney has seemingly responded to One Million Moms and their failed efforts to boycott the company after they hired gay actress...
  15. Baby & Toddler

    Is breastfeeding in a military uniform taboo?

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    A photo of two military moms breastfeeding their babies has stirred up a breastfeeding controversy like no other. Is breastfeeding...
  16. School Age Kids

    A teacher's right to spank

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    Grandpa may have told you stories about a notorious teacher slapping a ruler across the wrists of naughty children. This may seem...
  17. Having a Baby

    Cops Taser pregnant woman, now seek Supreme Court

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    Police officers used a stun gun on a pregnant woman, and the Supreme Court is considering hearing a case from the officers involved...
  18. Mom & Dad

    Dads cheat because of mom's parenting choices

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    If you strive to be the perfect parent, are you driving him to an affair? Some think so. Read on to discover why.
  19. Mom & Dad

    Stay-at-home moms are dragging women backwards

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    A French author proclaims stay-at-home mothers to be equivalent to animals and a danger to the modern woman. Has she lost her mind,...
  20. Baby & Toddler

    Cookies and breast milk, anybody?

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    An Oreo advertisement featuring a nursing baby eyeing an Oreo cookie was leaked, quickly went viral and generated a lot of...