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Inside Flipboard / February 14, 2014<p>Cosmopolitan Magazine has been around for over 100 years—first as a family magazine, then as a literary magazine. …

Home Birth Study Finds No Increased Risk For Mom Or Baby, Experts Still Divided

Tanya Smith-Johnson has given birth to four healthy babies: two in a hospital and one in a birth center attached to a hospital. Her fourth was born at home, with the help of a midwife. Though the experiences were similar in many ways, Smith-Johnson -- who enrolled in medical school, but stopped …

Love after baby: Stay friends with your spouse

New parents need to learn early the benefits of staying on the same team, and loving one another no matter what happens in the throes of early …

For All the Dads

We were watching the Olympics the other night, and the commercial thanking moms for all the sacrifices they made came on. Because of dedicated mothers, we have Olympic athletes. But apparently, only because of the moms.<p>Then today, I saw this on my Twitter feed -- "A Love Letter to All the Tired …

The Simple Piece Of Plastic That Teaches Kids To Tie Their Shoes

As a first grade teacher, Eileen Sloan got tired of tying students’ shoes, so she invented a plastic tool to lend a helping hand.<p>As a first grade teacher, Eileen Sloan got tired of tying shoes. Though it wasn’t something she taught in her class, she expended plenty of energy helping students tie …

Kids

Doctors Say Don't Give Birth To Baby In A Tub, But Midwives Disagree

Hospitals are increasingly giving women the option of going through labor or giving birth in a pool of warm water. Laboring in the tub is fine, the nation's obstetricians and pediatricians say, but there's not enough proof that it's safe to actually give birth in one.<p>The doctors' statement has …

Child safety: Wal-Mart recalls 174K dolls due to burn risk

Wal-Mart is recalling a children's toy that can heat up and potentially burn consumers. Here's what parents need to know to make a return.<p>Wal-Mart …

3 Bedtime Picture Books That Won't Put Parents To Sleep

At the end of a long day, there's a phrase that parents of small children can come to dread hearing: "Read me a story!"<p>Though bedtime reading can be fun, reading the same book over and over and over again can be excruciating for parents.<p>Margaret Willison, a librarian who specializes in young …

Baby Book 2.0: Sharing baby photos in a digital age

Parents no longer just take pictures of their kids to mail with holiday cards or hang in a frame on the wall. Now parents document nearly every …

Powdered alcohol: What makes it a bad idea

Powdered alcohol, or Palcohol, is a new powdered alcohol is being considered for eventual sale in the US. As alcohol pervades the social life of many …

Five new rules for kids on National Kindergarten Recognition Day

Most adults remember the book ‘All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten.’ Based on news reports, kindergarten students today have a bunch …

Car seats present tough choices for parents

Volvo has created a new inflatable car seat prototype, while another major car seat maker announces a recall. When will car seat shopping get easier …

Your child is gifted

All kids are gifted and talented. Whether in the classroom, or beyond school walls, in sometimes obvious ways, or possibly in more subtle ways, every …

FDA Moves to Crack Down on Quack Autism ‘Cures’

Vaccines don’t cause autism, and cleansing ‘chelation’ therapies don’t cure it. Now some companies may face legal action against their autism-curing …