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Have You Heard How Much It Costs To Raise A Child?

If you recently had a baby, congratulations! Now go find a second job!

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Stressed Parents Need To Get Relief Before It Is Too Late [VIDEO]

A recent Harvard School of Public Health survey found that being the parent of a teenager ranks right up there with single parents!

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An Open Letter To The Mom In the Mini Van

Dear Mom In Van,

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Baby Keeping You Up? Guess How Much Sleep Parents Lose in the First Year?

A new British survey reveals that parents of a newborn lose an average of 44-nights of sleep in the first year of their baby's life. To find this, researchers asked over 1,800 people to estimate how many times they were awoken by various things

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Yelling at Your Teen Makes Matters Worse

Yelling at your teen to behave is more likely to make them defiant and depressed according to a study out of the University of Pittsburgh.

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Breastfeeding May Raise a Babies’ IQ

Breastfed babies may be smarter babies, according to a new study.

Researchers found that children who were breastfed through the first year after birth scored higher on measures of language recognition at age three, and higher on verbal and non-verbal IQ tests at age seven

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What’s the Best Country to Be a Mother?

Being a mother is hard work, but there are just some places where it’s easier than others.

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Parents Sucking Pacifiers May Boost A Child’s Immunity

Raising our children, I can't tell you the number of times they dropped the pacifier or the "binky." With our first child we would make sure to pick it up and wash it with hot water, then wipe it off and cool it off before giving it back to the baby

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Parents Medications Accidentally Poisoning Children

Parents are being reminded of the danger from prescription medications in the hands of children. A new report from Safe Kids Worldwide says over 67,000 children are taken to the emergency room every year because they accidentally took prescription meds

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New Study Says Parenting is not a Full-Time Job

Wait a minute! This is not my claim, I'm just reporting what I read today.

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