Aug. 10, 2022

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Parenting

How To Raise An Honest Kid (But Not A Narc)

ByLizzy Francis

Here's what parents who want to raise honest kids need to keep in mind.

Parenting

How To Raise A Strong Kid (But Not A Selfish Bully)

ByLizzy Francis

No one wants to raise a pushover. Most people don't want to raise bullies, either. This is how you strike the balance.

Psychology

The Vygotsky Theory And What It Means For Parents

ByChristian Dashiell

Vygotsky's theory of cognitive development has some helpful applications for parents looking to use everyday moment to help kids thrive.

Dad Bod

This Tabata Pushup Challenge Will Get You Seriously Fit

ByTyghe Trimble

What's a Tabata pushup challenge? A four-minute workout that will get you in shape in just one month.

Getting Old

Do Hangovers Really Get Worse With Age?

ByRachel Crowell

What seems like common knowledge — that getting older means hangovers get worse — doesn’t really hold up on close inspection.

Catching ZZZ's

Get Your Kid To Bed Quickly With Progressive Muscle Relaxation

ByTyler Santora

If you relax the body, you relax the mind, you get the kids to sleep.

Going Bald

What Causes Hair Loss? And How To Stop It Before You Go Bald

ByRachel Crowell

In a market flooded with hair loss “solutions,” beware of ineffective and unproven treatments.

Milestones

The Only 1-Month Developmental Milestones That Matter

ByPatrick A. Coleman

Most parents overdo the whole milestone thing in the first month. Stop stressing out and focus on the three developmental moments that really matter.

Parenting

How To Raise Empathetic Kids In 5 Simple Steps

ByLizzy Francis

Raising an empathetic and kind child is a beautiful thing, but it's also important to prepare kids for the real world.

Parenting

Resilient Kids Come From Parents Who Do These 8 Things

ByLizzy Francis

Letting your kids fail and talking to them about it goes a long way.

Parenting

At What Age Do You Stop Burping a Baby? A Nurse Explains

ByChristian Dashiell

4 to 6 months is a good rule of thumb, but these are the specific signs to look for.

Monkeypox

6 Reasons Parents Don’t Need To Worry About Monkeypox Right Now

ByTyler Santora

And how to know when it is time to worry.

Parenting

You’re Probably Doing Timeouts Wrong

ByPatrick A. Coleman

Timeouts may seem like the perfect solution for child discipline problems, but they’re rarely used correctly, which makes them less than useful.

Parenting Style

Gentle Parenting Is Not For The Weak Of Heart

ByChristian Dashiell

This trending parenting approach requires a lot of patience.

Video

COVID FAQs: Parents Ask, The White House Answers

ByTyler Santora

Second Gentleman Doug Emhoff and Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy answer parents' questions about the state of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Discipline

How To Discipline A Toddler: What The New Research Says

ByChristian Dashiell

It’s still not okay to hit your kid, and new research gives parents healthy alternatives.