Something was not quite right with Ryan. We knew it before the psychiatrist predicted our son would end up in an institution. Our son now does all the things the experts said could never happen. He is a system...
Here are some tried-and-true tips to help you prepare your baby for sleep - and hopefully, a good night's rest for all of you!
When one parent is always the bad cop, the other parent may try to compensate by being the good cop. But the damage may already be done.
Parents will always have stress -- that said, I've learned that we can find peace.
From "It's normal for breastfeeding to hurt" to "Many women do not produce enough milk" and beyond, breastfeeding myths and misinformation abound.
Some practical pointers for co-sleeping and the family bed, from a parenting expert.
Here are some internet and smartphone rules that kids would set for their parents.
After divorce, the behavior of deliberately trying to sabotage a child's relationship with the other parent has a name: parental alienation.
There's not enough emphasis on the strengths of people with autism, Temple Grandin says - and that's something parents and teachers need to change.
As long as you struggle with your body image, the more likely it is that your child will struggle, too. A family therapist offers her advice.
It's tough to see one of your children in great emotional pain, but there is something very powerful that every parent can do to help.
Magazines are filled with articles about work-life balance - yet people work longer hours than ever before. We need to go beyond work-life balance.
More gratitude may be precisely what our society needs to teens who are ready to make a difference in the world.
Couples who perceive a drop in happiness in the first year after they became parents have a lower probability of having a second child.
Research refutes the idea that the traditional, strict Chinese Tiger Mom upbringing, is always best.
Overly protective, a helicopter mom often has the best intentions, but their behavior can lead to unhealthy dependencies in both parents and children.
It's time for helicopter parents to land. That's the advice of researchers who have found that even extra love and warmth can't solve the problem.
Are you or your child on the autistic spectrum? Here are 10 tips for teenagers with Asperger Syndrome or mild autism.
Keeping friends close has real physiological and psychological benefits. Here's how they can help defeat negativity.
It's considered one of the most common symptoms of autism: a lack of eye contact. But it's not true of everyone on the spectrum.
It's hard enough to get kids to listen. So how can parents cut through the electronic clutter so texts and emails to teens get through?
Find out how the parents of a boy with autism figured out that their son was using the world of Disney to navigate the world.
When highly-educated, dual-career couples have their first child, both spouses think the baby increases their workloads by equal amounts. A new study, however, suggests that's not true. Parenting brings man...
If you ask this one couple, it was more than a simple twist of fate that led them to find their three adopted daughters, all with Down syndrome.