Learn how to take care of your family with news about babies, pregnancy and even pets. Plus: Protection & safety.
Tue, Mar 11, 2014 11:22 AM
White, educated mothers are having premature and smaller babies because of risky drinking, concludes British researchers.
Scared and skittish, Joy spent a year at the ASPCA offices learning to trust people, and now that she's been adopted, she's finally living up to her name.
With the Earth's axis now tilting at 23.5 degrees, the northern hemisphere is at its farthest point from the sun and the north pole is plunged into total darkness.
In their defense, the felines live in the Red Hook stable year-round, but these well-fed strays really ought to give baby Jesus some space.
A Japanese photographer's whimsical pictures of his pet hedgehog have made Darcy one of the most-followed animal accounts on Instagram.
Video: Ken Stehle has been deaf for more than 50 years, but he recently heard his 15-year-old daughter sing for the first time, thanks to a specially designed receiver.
A YouTube illusionist has created some mind-blowing optical illusions that will keep felines and humans guessing.
The pope sends a simple but powerful message to breast-feeding moms everywhere.
Video: A single ginger cat goes to war with an entire paper army. Who will win?
Researchers launch a crowdfunding project to develop a headset to translate canine thoughts into human language. (Of course if it's a bad translation, who will know?)
Video: What would 'Elf' be like if it starred an all-pug cast? Absolutely adorable.
Researchers think kids exposed to dogs might pick up beneficial microbes in the gut that prevent future allergies.
If you've never shared your home (and your Christmas tree) with a cat, here's just a taste of what you're missing.
An Instagram user photographs her rescue dogs eating peanut butter and inspires hundreds of other dog lovers to do the same.
Kids will love making these beautiful Christmas cards almost as much as Grandma will love getting them.
For many children, meeting Santa Claus is a joyous opportunity to share their holiday hopes and dreams. For others, not so much.
Author of parenting books blogs about raising children and health issues.