Parenting

Parenting and pot: When should the conversation start?

In November, D.C. voters get to cast their ballots on the legalization of marijuana. And if local parents in the metro area are putting off that drug talk, experts say it's time to start.

Saturday - 09/20/2014, 10:00am EDT
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CDC tells healthy adults not to forget flu vaccine

Flu is in season, and CDC wants healthy adults to do a better job getting inoculated

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 10:18pm EDT
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Powdered caffeine poses poison risk for unaware users

Poison experts say more and more adolescents are trying to boost workouts or balance school, jobs and sleep with homemade energy drinks made with caffeine powder that can provide lethal doses of caffeine to unaware users.

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 05:06pm EDT

First lady introduces new class of student poets

Michelle Obama introduces new class of National Student Poets, hears them read at White House

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 12:17pm EDT

Bush clarifies remarks on disciplining daughter

Reggie Bush clarifies remarks on discipline, says he isn't spanking 1-year-old daughter

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 08:00pm EDT

Mother: Peterson 'trying hard to be a good parent'

Adrian Peterson's mother defends son's parenting in the wake of abuse allegations

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 07:50pm EDT

Abuse or discipline: Peterson case spurs cultural debate

An author an advocate against child abuse says that thanks to Charles Barkley and Adrian Peterson the African-American community is having an honest conversation about the difference between child abuse and corporal punishment.

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 04:36pm EDT
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For parents, "Fifty Shades of Grey" film sparks sex talk

The "Fifty Shades of Grey" movie doesn't hit the big screen until February, but when it does, it will likely spark a few uncomfortable conversations between parents and teens.

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 11:36am EDT
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3 ways to get your kids fit for less money

You don't have to splurge on a gym membership to make sure your kids stay active.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 09:45am EDT

Study sheds light on who is most likely to spank

The Adrian Peterson case has started a discussion about spanking.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 06:18am EDT

Obama opens campaign against campus sexual assault

Obama, Biden to launch 'It's On Us' campaign against college sexual assault, with focus on men

Monday - 09/15/2014, 07:30pm EDT

Kerry Washington talks domestic abuse, motherhood

Kerry Washington on domestic abuse, motherhood, 'Scandal'; but her private life stays private

Monday - 09/15/2014, 04:06pm EDT

Adrian Peterson 'sorry' for hurting child

Vikings' Adrian Peterson says he's 'sorry for the hurt I have brought to my child'

Monday - 09/15/2014, 03:40pm EDT

Review: Wisecracking blogger doesn't pull punches

Review: 'People I Want to Punch in the Throat' takes on suburban life

Monday - 09/15/2014, 12:10pm EDT

Judge: Sanfords to mediate over parenting issues

Judge: US Rep. Mark Sanford, ex-wife to mediate over parenting issues, psychological testing

Monday - 09/15/2014, 11:50am EDT

Judge: Sanfords to mediate over divorce issues

Judge: US Rep. Mark Sanford, ex-wife will work with mediator to resolve divorce issues

Monday - 09/15/2014, 11:20am EDT

Fans' view of Adrian Peterson

At Minnesota Vikings game, some fan views on Adrian Peterson abuse charge

Monday - 09/15/2014, 12:54am EDT

Dr. Drew: Being a super parent

Dr. Drew, One Minute Clinic

Friday - 09/12/2014, 10:39am EDT

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Parenting: Managing back-to-school business trips

Leaving kids behind during the school year is a challenge -- whether it's for one night or one week. But unlike parents 20 years ago, modern parents can be there for their kids while away, even if not physically.

Friday - 09/12/2014, 05:17am EDT

CDC: 90 percent of children eating too much sodium

Salt addiction is becoming a problem for children.

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 06:54am EDT
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