Last week, the American Academy of Pediatrics issued guidelines affirming its position that children under age two avoid screen time, including programs watched on TVs, computers or smartphones.
Watching television or videos is discouraged for babies younger than 2 because studies suggest it could harm their development, a pediatricians’ group said Tuesday.
Our financial state is pretty scary right now, and we’re all watching our spending pretty closely. So what’s the one thing Americans are willing to shell out for in this economy? Costumes, decorations and entertainment designed to scare us even more. According to the National Retail Federation, Americans plan to spend $6.9 billion this year for Halloween. To put that [...]
I would be thrilled if my kids had a similar type of marriage that Cathy and I share… it’s definitely not perfect, but we’re both very proud of what we’ve developed over 26 years.
Studies show that kids are entering puberty at an earlier age.
Forget designer strollers and organic baby formula, just providing a child with the basics has become more than most parents can afford.
A new study shows that when parents are depressed or under stress, their suffering can leave a lasting mark on their children’s DNA—and not for the better, says Sharon Begley
With school back in session across the country and the flurry of purchases that often entails, many parents may be in the market for a cell phone for their teenager
More people are living with family amid high unemployment rates and a slow economy, but while the phenomenon is keeping the poverty rate lower, it has wider negative economic consequences.
Compromised desktops have become hackers’ preferred entry point into corporate networks.
The original idea for a whole book about dangerous things you should let your children do was a bit of a ﬂuke.
It might seem like they’re too busy playing with their iPhones or texting their friends to notice, but a new Canadian study says more teens are actually listening to their parents when it comes to sex.