New Anorexia Research Indicates Genetics Are Involved

If you're anorexic, are you going to pass it on to your children? Credit: Corbis
Anorexia isn't contagious like a virus is, but according to the...
Anorexia isn't contagious, but some children might be more susceptible to contracting the disease due to their family's gene pool.

How to Find or Start Playgroups

Playgroups can help cure a case of cabin fever. Credit: Getty Images
Think you might lose it if your little one asks you to play Candy Land one...
Cabin fever, going stir crazy -- whatever you call it -- can be a recipe for disastrous parenting. What you need is a playgroup, because, let's be honest, they're as much for the parents as they are for the kids.

Transitioning to College: Parents Can Help Ease the Process

Parents are often uncomfortable speaking with their college-age children about depression. Credit: Getty Images
As many parents can attest, senior...

Kids Can Help Create Your Family Tree

Let the kids help create your family tree project. Credit: joebeone, Flickr Kids, by nature, are an inquisitive bunch. So, what better way to...Kids, by nature, are an inquisitive bunch. So, what better way to indulge their curiosity and teach them about your family history than by getting them involved in a family tree project?

The Knife Under the Bed and Other Pregnancy Superstitions

Do pregnancy superstitions give you pause? Credit: Getty Images
If there's one thing a woman loses while pregnant (besides her waistline), it's...

Michelle Obama Admits to Loving Fast-Food More Than The President Does

Michelle Obama introduces her anti-childhood obesity campaign. Credit: WH.gov
While the country is under the impression that President Barack...

Leigh Anne Tuohy, Mom Who Inspired 'The Blind Side,' Talks Parenting

Sean and Leigh Anne Tuohy, the couple behind "The Blind Side." Credit: Mark Tucker
Most women would feel a bit intimidated if, upon opening...

Tips for Telling Spooky Stories to Kids (Without Totally Freaking Them Out)

Beware of things that go bump in the night. Credit: Getty Images
To a 12-year-old, there's nothing scarier than a chilling ghost story told by the...

Lemonade Stand Tips: Top 7 Tips for Success

Six-year-old Jackson Parks raised $15,800 at his charitable lemonade stand. Photo courtesy of Jordan Parks.
Tart or sweet, lemonade sells....

Amazing Dad: Andy Moore

Dr. Andy Moore, second from left, with his extended family in Lexington, Kentucky. Credit: Courtesy of Cecilia Hill
Amazing Dad: Dr. Andy...

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