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2 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Theme park: breast-feeding is up to moms

The statement from Kentucky Kingdom chief executive Ed Hart reverses the park's previously stated policy requiring mothers to "use discretion," The Courier-Journal reported.

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6 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

Adventures in solo parenting

My husband travels for four weeks every summer as part of his job. The plan was to have our daughter and I join him this year but after that tiny digital screen read "pregnant" last February, our plans changed.

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Related Topix: Family, Opinion

10 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

No gadgets required: Parenting for brain growth

But unless they read medical journals, most parents and others who care for their young children have yet to hear about those discoveries.

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Related Topix: Family, University of Washington, Kids

14 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Finding beauty in the weeds and a little parenting insight, too.

Weeds. Not just a few little dandelions popping up here and there. Giant, thick, deep-rooted weeds.

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Related Topix: Family, Home Gardening, Home, Kids

18 hrs ago | Deseret News

How I limited my son's screen time without tantrums

What I find most satisfying in this approach is that it teaches communication skills to both parent and child.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Seattle Gay News

Landmark study on same-sex parenting released

On July 4, researchers at the University of Melbourne unveiled the results of a study that looked at how children of same-sex and heterosexual couples fare on a variety of health and wellness measures.

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Related Topix: Family, Gay/Lesbian

WTOP-FM Washington

New report offers guidance for parenting kids with ADHD

Children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorders are at a high risk of developing substance abuse problems later.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, ADHD, Kids, Family

Examiner.com

How to create a web page

I noticed that the curriculum for my English class next fall includes developing a web page.

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Related Topix: Arts, Poetry, Family, Kids

NY1

Parenting: Where to Go 7/11/14

NY1 VIDEO: NY1 parenting correspondent Shelley Goldberg talks with Stacey Weingarten, Rue and Apollo about a brand new musical with a very important message about pet adoption.

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EDGE

Boyhood

Movies don't always have to have dramatic plot points or a perfect story arc to make them compelling pieces of cinema.

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Kevin, M.D.

Parenting a child with autism

It was an ordinary summer day. People were milling on the main thoroughfare, bikes zig-zagging through traffic, cafA©s and pubs spilling onto the sidewalk, patrons sipping their way through a lazy Friday afternoon.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Psychology, Science

DFW Catholic

Researcher questions data in same-sex parenting study

Austin, Texas, Jul 11, 2014 / 02:06 am .- A study claiming better wellbeing among children of same-sex couples was based on data that merits "healthy scepticism" due to "suspect science" such as selective surveying, a sociology professor has said.

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Related Topix: Family, University of Texas at Austin, Gay/Lesbian

Wall Street Journal

Game Theory Secrets for Parents

The party is over and you're down to the last bit of cake. All three of your children want it.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

News Times

Summer bonding with the kids

I think you'd agree that you practically have to make an appointment to spend "quality time" with your child during the school year.

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Patch.com

Mom: I Left My Baby In a Hot Car

By Aaron Boyd Ridgefield, CT - Forgetting a baby alone in the back seat of a car to bake in the summer heat - an unthinkable tragedy - is often blamed on negligence or bad parenting.

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Christian Science Monitor

US-Mexico border crisis: An opportunity for 'parenting without borders'?

Tens of thousands of young "border children" are fleeing political unrest, drugs, and violence in Central American countries to come the United States .

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, us Travel, Travel, Family, Kids, Education

Brandon Sun

Parenting Points - Garage-sale tips for parents

Garage sales or other private sales provide an economical way to pick up a number of necessities for a new baby.

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The Globe and Mail

Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes reportedly expecting baby

A million fangirl hearts around the world are breaking because the dream of settling down with Ryan Gosling and his bedroom eyes became even more unattainable today.

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Related Topix: The Place Beyond the Pines, Movies, Entertainment, Family

Deseret News

Smartphones may free Mom and Dad to do more parenting, not less

One writer makes the case that technology creates more time for parenting and should be less cause for concern than critics claim.

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The Globe and Mail

Lives Lived: Joyce Louise Barrett, 69

Family doctor, mother, volunteer, author. Born on May 9, 1944, in Toronto; died on Jan. 18, 2014, in Peterborough, Ont., of cancer, aged 69. When retired physician Joyce Barrett told her family that she had started yet another volunteer position - this time with a high-school program for teen moms - they weren't at all surprised.

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Related Topix: Family Practice, Medicine, Canada, Family

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