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  1. Baby & Toddler

    Co-sleeping sometimes leads to murder

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    A baby died in his parents' bed in Texas, and his mom got convicted of child endangerment. Why, if co-sleeping isn't illegal? Read...
  2. Baby & Toddler

    Does refusing vaccines make you an unfit parent?

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    A premature birth changed the home birth plans of a Pennsylvania couple, but after having their baby in an ambulance on the way to...
  3. Baby & Toddler

    Kicked off a plane for breastfeeding

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    In 2006, Emily Gillette made national headlines when she was kicked off an airplane for refusing to cover up while breastfeeding her...
  4. Single moms

    Are single parents also child abusers?

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    A Wisconsin senator has introduced a bill that has sent single parents, particularly moms, into a rampage. Is being a single parent...
  5. Children's School & Education

    Parent arrested for child's art work

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    A father of four in Canada was arrested and strip searched after his 4-year-old daughter drew a picture of a gun in kindergarten.
  6. Baby & Toddler

    Boobs in bikinis are ok, as long as you don't breastfeed

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    Maggie Bowen was visiting an Ohio indoor water park when she was approached by management and told to stop breastfeeding her...
  7. Child Development & Health

    Should doctors refuse to treat unvaccinated kids?

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    Vaccine researchers have discovered that more and more physicians are releasing patients from their practice who refuse to...
  8. Mom & Dad

    When mom's away, dad's a "babysitter"

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    The U.S. Census Bureau has officially deemed fathers as "child care," while mothers are considered the "designated parent." Do you...
  9. Child Development & Health

    Is fast food a bad parenting choice?

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    British teen Stacey Irvine recently fell ill after a steady diet of little more than McDonald's Chicken McNuggets. Who is to blame...
  10. School Age Kids

    Parents finally reveal gender of 5-year-old child

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    Five years after their baby was born, UK couple Beck Laxton and Kieran Cooper have finally revealed the sex of their child. Keeping...
  11. Parenting Tips & Advice

    Most controversial mom blogs

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    No topic is too hot to handle for these five mom bloggers. They aren't afraid to keep it real and speak their minds. Often, they...
  12. Parenting

    Performance artist Marni Kotak gives birth in art gallery

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    Performance artist Marni Kotak gave birth to a baby boy named Ajax in a live exhibition at a Brooklyn gallery for her art...
  13. Parenting

    New tattooed Barbie causes a stir

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    There's a new girl in town and she's getting a lot of attention. The same Barbie that we all know and love has a new look for 2011,...
  14. Parenting

    Controversial children's books

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    A handful of controversial kids' books have been making the headlines lately. From a book about a pig whose parents died to another...
  15. Baby & Toddler

    Would you breastfeed another woman’s baby?

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    Would you breastfeed another woman’s baby? Would you allow another woman to breastfeed your baby? While these questions may be...
  16. Tweens, Teens & College

    Lost actor Doug Hutchison, 51, marries a 16 year old

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    Many parents cringed when they heard that The Green Mile and Lost actor Doug Hutchison married a 16-year-old aspiring country...
  17. Tweens, Teens & College

    Field trip kids stop at ... Hooters?

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    Eighth graders on a field trip recently made an unusual stop when a chaperon took a group of them to Hooters for lunch. Was this...
  18. Mom & Dad

    Mom confesses: "I've never liked my child"

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    What if a mom doesn't like her child? What is she to do? It's hard to imagine a mother not liking her own child because of the...
  19. Baby & Toddler

    Canadian couple raising a "genderless" baby

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    A Canadian couple made the decision to raise a "genderless" baby and is doing so by not revealing the baby's sex to anyone. Kathy...
  20. Tweens, Teens & College

    Botox Mom: Not who she says she is, loses custody of her daughter

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    First, Kerry Brown went on Good Morning America , insisting that it was perfectly acceptable to give her eight-year-old daughter...