Some Parents Let Kids Call Them By Their First Names, But Experts Say ‘Not So Fast’Should children call their parents by their first names? Some parents prefer it, saying it empowers their children, but others say it's a parenting mistake.
Viral Video Scares Teens, Parents To Send Message About Social Media Stranger DangerA video with horror movie production values and very real fear has been making the rounds online.
Send Time-Outs To The Trouble Corner? Experts Mixed On Disciplinary PracticeA recent parenting blog about completely eliminating punishment for children has a lot of folks debating what works and what doesn't.
Expert: Mayor de Blasio's Constant Tardiness Will Impact Public's TrustIn his short tenure in office Bill de Blasio has earned a new title, "Johnny come lately," for his frequent tardiness at public events. Experts say if he doesn't start setting his alarm clock it could affect his reputation.
Study: Movies Rated PG-13 Contain As Much Violence As R-Rated MoviesAn analysis in the December issue of the journal Pediatrics shows violence in films has more than doubled since 1950, gun violence in PG-13 films has more than tripled since 1985 and since 2009, PG-13-rated films have contained as much violence as R-rated films.
Brooklyn Daycare Worker Says Robbery Suspect Threatened To 'Kill Her' In Front Of Kids“When I said I don’t have any money, he put the gun more in my face and said, ‘If you don’t give it to me, I’ll kill you in front of these kids,’” the victim said.
Study: Parents Possibly To Blame For Children's Shopping AddictionThe study in the Journal of Consumer Affairs links a difficult childhood, including divorce, to compulsive shopping later in life.
Experts Sound Warning Over 'Very Dangerous' Drug Being Marketed To Young Teens Psychologist and addiction recovery expert, Dr. Harris Stratyner, of the Caron Treatment Center, said it's a frightening drug.
'Two and a Half Men' Crew To Get Paid; Sheen Continues Speaking OutWarner Bros. spokesman Paul McGuire confirmed that the crew of the show would be paid for four episodes, but declined comment on Sheen's claim he's pursuing further reimbursements.