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5 Sanity-Saving Signs of a Colicky Baby

If you are suspicious that your baby might have colic, you’re likely exhausted right now. You’re at the end of your rope, feeling helpless and out of …

22 Brutally Honest Love Cards For Couples Who Enjoy Sarcasm More Than Anything

Posted On May 20, 2015<p>If typically mushy declaration of love makes you want to puke then guess what, we’ve found just the right thing for you. These …

Watch The Honest Trailer For ‘Armageddon,’ Michael Bay’s ‘Last Fun Movie’

The gang at Screen Junkies had a lot of fun with <i>Jupiter Ascending</i> last week, and rightfully so. But let’s face it — the “diamond in the rough” of awful action films is pretty much anything by Michael Bay. So to commemorate the week of Memorial Day, Honest Trailers took on the 1998 film …

A New Documentary Explores What It's Like to Grow Up with Same-Sex Parents

For <i>The Gayby Project</i>, Australian filmmaker Maya Newell spent four years documentary the lives of children with same-sex parents.<p>In the discussion over same-sex families, the voices of kids are often lacking. It's an issue Australian filmmaker Maya Newell is familiar with. Maya has two moms …

5 Common Breastfeeding Myths Dispelled

I love a good pro-breastfeeding article. Anyone who has attempted to breastfeed knows the struggle and to hear your struggles in someone else's words …

How To Explain the Point of Manners to Modern Kids

Sometimes it seems like all parents talk to kids about is manners, whether it’s prompting them to remember a “please” or “thank you,” or hurriedly …

'Treatment for sexualised behaviour in young children is urgently needed'

Image: Shutterstock/Kamira<p>Image: Shutterstock/Kamira<p>CALLS TO HELPLINE for rape and sexual assault have continued to rise since 2012, up 43%.<p>Launching …

Motherhood permanently alters the brain and its response to hormone therapy later in life

<b>Liisa Galea from the University of British Columbia presents her latest findings on hormone therapy and brain function at 9th Annual Canadian</b> …

The Brain

10 Truths About Motherhood

As a smug married and not-yet-mother, I had it all figured out for when I became a mother.<p>Of course I did.<p>You know what happened of course -- I did NOT have it all figured out, I still don't, and probably never will. There are motherhood truths that I never imagined, and are ever evolving. The list …