Oscar-winning 'Bao' is about a mom who thinks a dumpling is her baby — and I get it
February 25, 2019, 1:43 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
The animated short about an overprotective Chinese mother is hard to resist, especially for moms.
Breastfeeding may lower a new mom's risk for heart disease
June 22, 2017, 11:35 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
Years after giving birth, moms who breastfed had a lower risk for hardening of the arteries, an early warning sign for heart attack and stroke.
Parents are 'morally outraged' about those who go childless, study finds
March 13, 2017, 12:05 p.m. by Starre Vartan
As a childless woman, the results aren't entirely surprising, considering the comments people have made to me.
A child is exposed to detergent pods every hour, new study finds
April 25, 2016, 11:49 a.m. by Robin Shreeves
Despite warnings to keep detergent pods away from children, they accidentally poisoned over 17,000 children in the span of a year.
Babies ask for help when they know they don't know something
March 15, 2016, 1:48 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Study finds metacognition happens really young, which explains all that pointing.
Maternity leave policies just got more transparent
November 10, 2015, 12:14 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
New online database of maternity leave policies helps women make better choices when job hunting.
Redesigned dolls inspire kids to change the world.
October 28, 2015, 12:59 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
Artist creates dolls of Malala, Jane Goodall and other female role models.
A destructive species is making its way across the East Coast
The gorillas in this selfie want to be just as cool as the man who protects them
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
7 fantastic facts about Portuguese man-of-war
16 plants that repel unwanted insects
'Signing Day' recognizes high school seniors starting jobs, not college