Safety standards aren't protecting kids from detergent pods
June 4, 2019, 8:10 a.m. by Robin Shreeves
Despite warnings to keep pods away from children, poison control centers are still besieged with calls.
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.
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.
Parallel worlds exist and interact with our world, say physicists
Walk between the Smokies on North America's longest pedestrian suspension bridge
Minnesota will pay homeowners to make their lawns bee-friendly
'Super mom' spotted on a Minnesota lake — with 56 ducklings in tow
Chagas disease more deadly than we thought
How to identify different types of bees