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Children

  1. hmm
    Childless Man Says Not Having Kids Is ‘Selfish’Pope Francis specifically called out pet owners.
  2. dubious
    Who Would Want to Give Birth Once a Week?Gal Gadot, apparently.
  3. parenthood
    The Frenetic, Fraught Appeal of Instagram’s Parenting WhispererDr. Becky has saved me from melting down over meltdowns.
  4. parenthood
    What Happens When Partners Disagree About COVID-19 Safety?“My kids’ dad doesn’t believe in mask wearing.”
  5. parenting
    How Can I Travel Safely With Young Kids During the Holidays?Here’s what some parents are planning (and what pediatricians recommend).
  6. parenting
    Everything We Know About the Delta Variant and BabiesThe youngest children still can’t get vaccinated against COVID — but experts say they’re not likely to get very sick.
  7. power
    Are We Really Still Arguing About Paternity Leave?Seems like some men are really worked up over Pete Buttigieg’s parental leave.
  8. self
    Please, Talk to Your Kids About AbortionMy 7-year-old knows what abortion is — and that his mom has had one.
  9. parenting
    How Are We Supposed to Do Playdates Now?These parents are figuring it out as they go.
  10. self
    Is Everyone Having Fun Right Now Except Parents?If your social life looks normal-ish, you probably don’t have kids.
  11. from the field
    Anti-Vaxx Parents Don’t Care If You Get SickTrust me, I’m a hospital pediatrician — I’ve met a lot of them.
  12. this is hard
    Seriously, How Are Parents Doing This?Five parents on how they’re navigating their families’ social lives right now.
  13. coronavirus
    A Record Number of Kids Are Being Hospitalized for COVIDInfections are spiking and many hospitals are overwhelmed, especially in states with low vaccination rates.
  14. less is more
    How Often Do You Really Need to Wash a Baby?According to wellness experts Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher, only when it’s visibly dirty.
  15. book excerpt
    Those Were the Days of Our LivesThis generation will never know the true freedom — and neglect — of being an ’80s kid.
  16. the cut podcast
    How Do I Know If I Want Kids?To procreate, or not to procreate? That’s the age-old question we wrestle with on this week’s episode of The Cut podcast.
  17. power
    The Latest COVID Relief Package Is a Huge Help for ParentsThe American Rescue Plan reconfigures the child tax credit in a way some expect could halve child poverty in the U.S.
  18. parenting
    The Children of QuarantineWhat does a year of isolation and anxiety do to a developing brain?
  19. all in the family
    My Mother Once Sold Horoscopes to SurviveI’m beginning to understand how the fall of her country prepared her for uncertainty.
  20. all in the family
    How I Stopped Ghosting My FamilyThis year, I learned to do what my mother once did for me.
  21. all in the family
    My Adult Children Are Ruining the MoodA full nest almost wrecked our second honeymoon.
  22. all in the family
    I Quarantined With a Married Couple and Their Baby“If you get stuck,” my best friend said, “wouldn’t you rather be with us than alone?”
  23. power
    How Many Students Have Been Traumatized by Active-Shooter Drills?In a new report, two major teachers unions have called for schools to end or revise the drills, saying they’re harmful to children.
  24. immigration
    Children Keep Dying of the Flu in Immigration CustodyNow border officials are reportedly depriving children of flu shots.
  25. crime
    White Girls, Aged 10 and 11, Arrested for Attacking Black Classmate on the BusOne of them has been charged with a hate crime in the alleged brutal attack.
  26. marriage: an investigation
    How a Marriage Survives the Death of a Child“If you were to ask me why this destroys some marriages, I would probably say that some marriages are ripe for being destroyed.”
  27. crime
    Two 9-Year-Old Girls Terrorize Australian Shopping Center“This is our car, so get f*cked!”
  28. screen time
    Too Much Peppa Pig Is Causing Kids to Speak in British AccentsCrikey, is your kid under the influence of the #PeppaEffect?
  29. bullies
    Middle School Closed for Safety Concerns After Adults Threaten Transgender GirlAn Oklahoma middle school closed down for two days after multiple parents threatened a transgender girl with violence.
  30. power
    Border Patrol Accused of Giving Children Rotten Food and Undrinkable WaterChildren also reported being kicked and forced to strip naked.
  31. immigration
    Chilling Photo Shows Huge Mural of Trump in Detention Center for Migrant KidsNearly 1,500 boys are being held in a former Walmart in Texas.
  32. rebellions
    Child Steals Parents’ Credit Card, Flies to Bali Vacation After FightEat, pray, tantrum.
  33. crime
    Parents Who Kept 13 Children Captive Facing Life in PrisonProsecutors filed charges, and new details of the siblings’ horrifying ordeal emerged.
  34. crime
    Aunt of 13 Kids Held Captive Says She’s ‘Shocked and Angry’Her sister is accused of torturing her children, aged 2 to 29.
  35. crime
    What We Know About the Case of the 13 Siblings Held Captive in Their HomeAged 2 through 29, they were found shackled to their beds and severely malnourished.
  36. baby names
    Couple Loves Olive Garden So Much They’re Naming Their First Child After ItOlive Garton was too much — Olivia Garton, though, was just right.
  37. guns
    Children of Any Age Can Now Hunt With Guns in This StateA new law eliminated the previous age minimum of 10 years old.
  38. beep beep
    Cops Thought They Were Chasing a Drunk Driver, But It Was a 7-Year-Old BoySurprise!
  39. actually good news
    NYC Libraries Are Forgiving Children’s Unpaid FinesThe move will allow kids with blocked accounts to start checking out books again.
  40. Researchers Accidentally Found One Way to Help Kids Grow Up to Be VotersChildren who were in a program designed to help develop social skills were more likely to vote when they grew up, an unintended but happy side effect.
  41. choices
    Ina Garten Shares Why She Didn’t Have ChildrenThe Food Network star says “it was a choice I made very early.”
  42. This 4-Year-Old Walked Miles in the Wilderness to Help Her Sick GrandmaA criminal case has been opened against her mother for allegedly putting the girl in danger.
  43. tiny heroes
    Watch a Moment-by-Moment Breakdown of That Toddler-Interrupted BBC InterviewShe does not give any damns.
  44. The Best Way to Answer Kids When They Ask ‘Why?’If you don’t satisfy their teleological needs, they’re just going to ask again.
  45. health
    Parents Are Confused About When to Keep Their Kids Home From Day CareThere’s a lot of confusion on the subject, and many parents and day-care centers are being overly cautious.
  46. The FDA Warns That Anesthesia Can Harm the Brains of Children Under 3The warning extends to pregnant women in their third trimester.
  47. cute things
    This Is What Happens When You Let a Toddler Dress Herself for a School PictureNicely done.
  48. racism
    Bias Against Black Kids Starts With Preschool TeachersThe findings of a new study show how deeply rooted racism may be.
  49. Your Personality Starts Showing Up During InfancyTemperament starts early.
  50. Body-Image Issues Start As Young As 3New research suggests our body struggles may start way before middle school.
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