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Mom calls on government to help prevent kids from dying in hot cars

The mother of a baby who died after being left in a hot car by his father is calling on the U.S. government to require automobile companies to equip cars with technology to prevent these types of tragedies from happening. With 38 children dying on aver…
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Study: Pacifiers prevent babies from expressing their emotions

Parents against using pacifiers now have another weapon in their arsenal should they wish to impose their lifestyle choices on others. A recent study has found that parents may have a  hard time
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Would you take your kid to a music festival?

Victoria’s Secret model Alessandra Ambrosio has stirred up a storm of eye-rolling and holier-than-thou admonishment after posting Instagram photos of her 5-year-old daughter, Anja, enjoying the
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Why are first-born children smarter?

Numerous studies have found that first-born children tend to be more intelligent, ambitious, conscientious, confident, successful…and the list of superlative adjectives goes on. A new study once again finds that these “golden” older children have…
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Security expert blames the Colorado parents

An emergency preparedness expert writing for the Homeland Security Policy Institute suggests the parents of children shot in the Colorado movie theater massacre are responsible for taking their kids
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20 utterly inspiring moms

Too often the moms who make news headlines aren’t good role models. Consider some of the reality TV stars. And so for Mother’s Day, we put together a photo collection of well-known moms who inspire us
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American Library Association releases list of top banned books of 2011

It’s National Library Week, and libraries around the country are celebrating the “freedom to read.” They’re putting out displays of those books that are most often challenged to bring attention to the
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