Parents of teenagers are advised to get more sleep in order to be more consistent in setting boundaries for their children. Well-rested parents are better able to help their children become well-adjusted teenagers, a new study suggests.
The government is “with us from day one,” as the Social Security Administration says. That means they’re the ones who keep track of American newborns — and their names — and they released the top baby names of 2017 Friday. See the top 10.
Vaping companies are vigorously advertising to teenagers, but there is a way to get ahead of their tactics and keep your kids from temptation. Here are some tips.
A parenting expert says we live in a world where “it’s tougher than ever to grow up and tougher than ever to parent,” and offers tips on how to raise kind kids.
A father in Virginia who said his son was kicked off the bus for three days for bullying made him run to school instead. In the rain.
Don’t dismiss a report from school that your child is being aggressive. Conference with the teacher and talk to adults who see your child in different social settings. Read advice to help you deal proactively and positively toward your child.
Whether it’s snowing, raining or registering single-digit weather, one thing is for sure: keeping the kids entertained during the winter months is a challenge.
Parents play a big role in nurturing a child’s moral growth. Here are proven strategies to help your child learn right from wrong, develop a strong conscience and act right even in the face of temptation.
Billy Joel and his wife, Alexis, are expecting another child. The famed “Piano Man” singer and Alexis already have a daughter together, Della Rose.
Mothers and fathers know that the morning rush of getting their kids off to school can be one of the most stressful parts of the day. Change that with these tips.
Any parent will tell you that when it comes to young kids, interests and obsessions change quickly and often. But that doesn’t mean they should be dismissed.
You can shift your child’s bedtime back to the appropriate time for school nights either gradually or cold turkey — you choose.
They say it takes a village to raise a child, but in a city like D.C., new moms don’t always have access to one. But a local organization is hoping to change that.
Bringing home a new child is a major adjustment — one that takes time. But just how much time is needed? A new report breaks down the science behind the impact of paid family leave.
Whether you love it or hate it, digital technology is a part of modern life — and screen time has both its pluses and minuses when it comes to kids. How do you balance the good with the bad? An expert weighs in.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.