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  1. Baby

    When Dad is circumcised, but Baby isn't

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    Circumcision is a hot topic, but it can be even more controversial within your own family — particularly if Dad is circumcised...
  2. Tips & Advice

    How kids react to the idea of gay marriage

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    The topic of same-sex marriage is a tough one to discuss with kids, but maybe it's not as tough as parents might think. These kids...
  3. Halloween for Grownups

    Controversial Halloween costumes for couples

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    If your dynamic duo is looking to turn heads this Halloween in a costume that is both unique and risqué, then look no further. We've...
  4. K-12

    Should your child see you naked?

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    What is the guideline for parental nudity? Your baby won't remember you dressing in front of him, but your kindergartner might. We...
  5. Tips & Advice

    Should laundry pods have better packaging?

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    A Chicago grandmother has launched a petition asking the makers of laundry detergent pods to have an additional layer of packaging....
  6. Parenting

    Should we allow teens to drink under adult supervision?

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    Teens and alcohol can be a dangerous combination, but what if American parents are taking the wrong approach? If parents allowed...
  7. Tips & Advice

    Should parenting require a license?

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    You need a license to drive a car and a permit to own a gun, but with so many horror stories of child endangerment and neglect,...
  8. K-12

    "Pot for tots" controversy: Should some kids get medicinal marijuana?

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    When Brian Wilson confronted New Jersey Governor Chris Christie last week, his final plea, "Don't let my daughter die, Governor" was...
  9. Parenting

    Mom fired after breastfeeding accommodation not resolved

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    If you work and need time to pump breast milk for your baby, the law says most employers must accommodate you. But if you need extra...
  10. Music

    Cher and Lady Gaga duet leaked online and Cher's mad

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    Deemed not-good-enough-to-release, the duet between Lady Gaga and Cher has leaked online and Cher is lashing out.
  11. Music

    Did Katy Perry's "Roar" rip off Sara Bareilles' "Brave"?

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    Katy Perry's new song came out with a "Roar." However, fans can't help but notice that it sounds very similar to a song released...
  12. Baby Names

    Judge orders baby's name changed from Messiah

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    A mom and dad hoping to get their baby’s last name settled in a court of law instead found his first name changed from Messiah...
  13. Tips & Advice

    Should parents clean up after their kids in restaurants?

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    Two military moms got booted out of a cafe because their kids were messy. And to make matters worse, the owner of the cafe took a...
  14. Baby

    American Airlines breastfeeding policy called into question

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    A mother on an American Airlines flight was reportedly treated inappropriately while she was breastfeeding her small son, and she...
  15. Tips & Advice

    Landmark case for special education meetings

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    In a milestone case regarding parent participation in IEP meetings, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit recently ruled...
  16. K-12

    Boy Scouts exclude obese participants from outing

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    The National Scout Jamboree is going on right now, but obese kids — and adults — can’t participate. Is the...
  17. Baby

    Dating website billboard sexualizes breastfeeding

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    A dating website billboard, which was taken down in Los Angeles due to complaints, plans to roll out 20 more across the nation. The...
  18. Music

    Justin Timberlake's NSFW video "Tunnel Vision"

    Justin Timberlake is bringing the heat this summer with his newly released, very NSFW video for his latest single, "Tunnel Vision."
  19. K-12

    Transgender first-grader given girls' restroom rights

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    A Colorado family celebrates a huge win this week for their transgender first-grader, who has won the right to use the girls'...
  20. K-12

    Should the government ban baby bottles?

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    A politician from Venezuela has proposed legislation to improve that country’s breastfeeding rates — not by providing...