If your last child is graduating this year, you probably see the empty nest looming with a mixture of dread and elation, with significant anxiety stuck in there, too.
Why do we spend hours, weeks, months researching the best schools and summer camps, but we never feel there is enough time to cook a healthy dinner and sit down to eat it?
When it comes to raising healthy, strong kids, parents need to work as a team -- all day and all night. Here's why.
Kids who didn't have to take on major responsibility at a young age tend to become parents who are more sensitive to their own kids' needs.
Parents will always have stress -- that said, I've learned that we can find peace.
Some practical pointers for co-sleeping and the family bed, from a parenting expert.
A new study finds that positive attitudes prevail within families of people with Down syndrome, with family members sharing feelings of love and pride.
After divorce, the behavior of deliberately trying to sabotage a child's relationship with the other parent has a name: parental alienation.
Parents: Want to help ensure your children turn out to be happy and socially well-adjusted? Bond with them when they are babies.
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.
Could a baby's sleep problems be red flags for developmental difficulties in toddlerhood?
It looks like single parents of children younger than age 5 date and are sexually active as often as singles without children.
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.
Many new moms don't get advice from physicians on baby care - sleep position, breastfeeding, immunization and pacifier use - according to a new study.
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.
Does birth order matter? A first-born child gets about 3,000 more hours of quality time with their parents between than does the next sibling.
Moms of kids with autism often experience chronic stress, fatigue, and more time spent caregiving than parents of children without disabilities.
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?
Most parents wouldn’t dream of physically punishing their teens, yet their use of harsh verbal discipline may be just as detrimental.
More than half of moms and one-third of dads discuss parenting on social media - and three-quarters of parents know someone guilty of 'oversharenting.'
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.
Some teens, who would normally take a summer job may not be able to find one. Here are some things your unemployed teen can do instead.
Impending fatherhood can lower two hormones in men, even before their babies are born, a study has found.