Experts Say Talk To Your Daughter About ‘Health’ Not ‘Weight’ To Instill A Positive Body ImageIt found that commenting on a daughter's weight could have long-lasting impacts on her body image and her adult weight.
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.
Studies: Having A Best Friend Benefits Kids' Mental HealthIn a series of polls, parents of children who have best friends reported that their kids were less stressed and less likely to be teased or bullied.
Experts Weigh In On The Best Ways To Manage Expectations This Holiday Season The holiday season is near, and for a lot of kids that means lots of presents, which can sometimes get out of hand.
Expert Offers Tips To Teach Children About 'Stranger Danger'Experts say it's important to remind your child that just because they're with friends doesn't mean their safe. They should never go with anywhere with a stranger even if armed with friends.
Parenting Expert: Teach Your Children About Attacks From StrangersA brutal attack on a woman in her own home in Millburn, N.J., raises the question of what parents should say to their children when a stranger becomes dangerous. A parenting expert weighed in with some answers.
Fed Up Mom Deals Peculiar Punishment To Troubled 14-Year-Old SonOne mother's unconventional form of discipline is sparking a debate. How far is too far when it comes to punishing your child, particularly, in public? Dynesha Lax said what she did was a last resort.
The Pitfalls Of Lawnmower ParentingParents behaving badly at their kids' games is nothing new. Coaches, referees and even other parents can be the target of irate dads and moms, upset that their children have been benched or been the victim of a bad call.
Many Parents On Edge About Children’s Safety After Death of 8-Year-Old Leiby KletzkyWhile Police Commissioner Ray Kelly is emphasizing that the death of Leiby Kletzky is very rare, it has many parents asking what they can do to keep their children safe.